HB 923: Reorganizing and recodifying the law related to carrying concealed weapons.

Reorganizing and recodifying the law related to carrying concealed weapons and concealed handgun permits. Reorganizes the existing 18.2-308 into a new Article 6.1 in Chapter 7 of Title 18.2. The new article creates separate, discrete sections to address the general criminal prohibition against carrying concealed weapons the requirements for applying for a concealed handgun permit the process the circuit court follows in reviewing, issuing, and denying permits the appeals process procedures for nonresidents to obtain permits the renewal process disqualifications and other procedural issues currently addressed in 18.2-308. The bill also contains numerous technical amendments. This bill does not make any substantive changes to existing law.


Annual attempt to make sense out of 18.2-308.

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