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SB 912: Exceptions to Requirements for the Purchase and Sale of Firearms


Exceptions to Requirements for the Purchase and Sale of Firearms; Exempting certain qualified law enforcement officers and qualified retired law enforcement officers from the 3-day waiting period for purchasing a handgun; exempting concealed weapon or concealed firearm licensees and certain current and retired law enforcement officers from certain county criminal history and waiting period requirements when purchasing a firearm, etc.

Effective Date: On the effective date of the amendment to the State Constitution proposed in SJR 910 or a similar joint resolution, if approved by a vote of the electors in the general election held in November 2018 or at an earlier special election specifically authorized by law for such purpose
Last Action: 5/5/2017 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Judiciary (JU)
  2. Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
  3. Rules (RC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/13/2017 Senate • Filed
2/23/2017 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 105
3/2/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 03/07/17, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
3/7/2017 Senate • Introduced -SJ 105
5/5/2017 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary