CS/CS/SB 234: Firearms
GENERAL BILL by Rules ; Criminal Justice ; Evers ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Dockery ; Lynn ; Hays ; Norman ; Negron ; Garcia ; Altman
Firearms; Provides that a person who is licensed to carry a concealed firearm is not in violation of law if the firearm is briefly and openly displayed under certain circumstances. Allows the Division of Licensing of the DOACS to take fingerprints from concealed carry license applicants. Provides that a person may not openly carry a weapon or firearm or carry a concealed weapon or firearm into specified locations. Provides that concealed carry licensees shall not be prohibited from carrying or storing a firearm in a vehicle for lawful purposes, etc.
Last Action: 6/17/2011 - Chapter No. 2011-145
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Education Pre-K - 12; Budget -SJ 27
• Original reference(s)- removed: Commerce and Tourism; Education Pre-K - 12; Budget
• References corrected to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules
• Now in Criminal Justice
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/22/11, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/09/11, 3:15 pm, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• Introduced -SJ 27
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/14/11, 1:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 3 NAYS 2 -SJ 227
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 227
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 227
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/12/11, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 4 NAYS 3 -SJ 469
• Now in Rules -SJ 469
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/15/11, 9:15 am, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 8 NAYS 4 -SJ 471
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 471
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/27/11
• CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 474
• Read 2nd time -SJ 539
• Amendment(s) adopted (688734) -SJ 539
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 539
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 548
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 26 NAYS 11 -SJ 548
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 1007
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/03/11
• Received -HJ 1007
• Read 2nd time -HJ 1064
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 1121
• CS passed; YEAS 99 NAYS 17 -HJ 1131, 1132
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 851
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2011-145
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