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CS/HJR 291: Exempting Law Enforcement Officers from Handgun Purchase Waiting Period

JOINT RESOLUTION by Criminal Justice Subcommittee ; Hahnfeldt ; Asencio ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Burgess ; Drake ; Fine ; Payne

Exempting Law Enforcement Officers from Handgun Purchase Waiting Period; Proposes amendments to s. 8 of Art. I & s. 5 of Art. VIII of State Constitution to exempt certain law enforcement officers from 3-day waiting period for handgun purchases under state law & criminal history records check & 3 to 5-day waiting period for firearm purchases under county ordinance.

Last Action: 4/28/2017 House - Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading
Location: On 3rd Reading Calendar
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/18/2017 House • Filed
1/25/2017 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 51
3/6/2017 House • PCS on Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 03/08/17, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
3/7/2017 House • Introduced -HJ 51
3/8/2017 House • CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 334
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 312
3/10/2017 House • Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 349
3/28/2017 House • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/30/17, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
3/30/2017 House • Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 519
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 520
4/20/2017 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/25/17
4/25/2017 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 826
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/26/2017 House • Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 865
4/27/2017 House • Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 905
4/28/2017 House • Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading