This is good news.
This is a discussion on Another good Virginia bill passed this week... within the The Second Amendment & Gun Legislation Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; which I've been watching to see what the press would pick up on. So far I have seen nothing from the anties. There are a ...
which I've been watching to see what the press would pick up on. So far I have seen nothing from the anties.
There are a number of technical changes to the law in this bill.
However, IMHO, the most important are 1) that you can submit your application (resident) by mail and 2) that "No information or documentation other than that which is allowed on the application in accordance with this subsection may be requested or required by the clerk or the court." That's not a problem in the county where I live. However, in NOVA, Tidewater, and the Richmond area both issues have been a hassle in some jurisdictions.
Now the wait to see is the Governor walks the talk. If so, come July 1 things will get easier for some of the folk who live here in Virginia.
History: LIS > Bill Tracking > SB563 > 2012 session
Bill content revisions to the law: Bill Tracking - 2012 session > Legislation
Last edited by DaveH; February 26th, 2012 at 03:38 PM. Reason: spello
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This is good news.
Don't believe what you hear and only half of what you see!
A step in the right direction...Go VA!
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Why?? Because at the last second, the Police are minutes away.