Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5158
Session Year 2010
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE REGULATION OF FIREARMS.

To require gun show promoters to notify the Commissioner of Public Safety of any planned gun show; to mandate annual firearms safety refresher courses for bail enforcement agents, professional bondsmen and surety bail bond agents; to require that certain firearms and criminal justice course instructors be approved by the Commissioner of Public Safety; to provide an exemption to the offenses of selling, carrying or brandishing a facsimile firearm for a participant in a state certified qualified production; to change the blood alcohol limit for the offense of carrying a firearm while intoxicated to achieve parity with the level for the offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated; to add a date and place of birth requirement for certain forms regarding firearms permits and purchases, to require notification of a firearm purchase to the Department of Public Safety no later than twenty-four hours after purchase; to prohibit an alien without legal permanent resident status from purchasing a firearm; and add to the offenses of criminal possession of a firearm anyone prohibited by any court order from possessing a firearm.

Introduced by:
Public Safety and Security Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/15/2010Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Judiciary
 3/12/2010Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Judiciary
 3/11/2010(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/9/2010(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/9/2010(PS)Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference Judiciary
 2/11/2010Public Hearing 02/18
 2/10/2010Referred to Joint Committee on Public Safety and Security

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