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The Senate has convened, unilaterally, in Special Session for the sole purpose of consideration of Executive Order 19-14.

SB 1238: Safety of Religious Institutions

GENERAL BILL by Mayfield ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Baxley ; Hutson

Safety of Religious Institutions; Authorizing a church, a synagogue, or other religious institution to allow a concealed weapons or concealed firearms licensee to carry a firearm on the property of that church, synagogue, or other religious institution for certain purposes; authorizing a private school or a religious school to designate a person to carry a firearm on that school’s property, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Judiciary (JU)
  2. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/20/2019 Senate • Filed
3/4/2019 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Criminal Justice; Rules -SJ 126
3/5/2019 Senate • Introduced -SJ 126
3/20/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 03/25/19, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
3/25/2019 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 4 NAYS 2 -SJ 265
3/26/2019 Senate • Now in Criminal Justice
4/8/2019 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 04/08/19, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building --Temporarily Postponed
5/3/2019 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice