HB 235

A bill to be entitled
2An act relating to concealed weapons or firearms; amending
3s. 790.06, F.S.; providing that a license to carry a
4concealed weapon or firearm does not authorize a person to
5carry such weapon or firearm into a health care facility;
6providing an effective date.
8Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
10     Section 1.  Subsection (12) of section 790.06, Florida
11Statutes, is amended to read:
12     790.06  License to carry concealed weapon or firearm.--
13     (12)  A No license issued pursuant to this section does not
14shall authorize any person to carry a concealed weapon or
15firearm into any place of nuisance as defined in s. 823.05; any
16police, sheriff, or highway patrol station; any detention
17facility, prison, or jail; any courthouse; any courtroom, except
18that nothing in this section does not would preclude a judge
19from carrying a concealed weapon or determining who will carry a
20concealed weapon in his or her courtroom; any polling place; any
21health care facility; any meeting of the governing body of a
22county, public school district, municipality, or special
23district; any meeting of the Legislature or a committee thereof;
24any school, college, or professional athletic event not related
25to firearms; any school administration building; any portion of
26an establishment licensed to dispense alcoholic beverages for
27consumption on the premises, which portion of the establishment
28is primarily devoted to such purpose; any elementary or
29secondary school facility; any career center; any college or
30university facility unless the licensee is a registered student,
31employee, or faculty member of such college or university and
32the weapon is a stun gun or nonlethal electric weapon or device
33designed solely for defensive purposes and the weapon does not
34fire a dart or projectile; inside the passenger terminal and
35sterile area of any airport, except that a provided that no
36person is not shall be prohibited from carrying any legal
37firearm into the terminal, which firearm is encased for shipment
38for purposes of checking such firearm as baggage to be lawfully
39transported on any aircraft; or any place where the carrying of
40firearms is prohibited by federal law. Any person who willfully
41violates any provision of this subsection commits a misdemeanor
42of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082 or s.
44     Section 2.  This act shall take effect July 1, 2006.

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