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2013 SESSION

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(HB1833)

AMENDMENT(S) PROPOSED BY THE HOUSE

DEL. MORRISSEY {Ruled out of order}

    1. Line 4, introduced, Title, after 18.2-308,

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DEL. MORRISSEY {Ruled out of order}

    2. Line 14, introduced, after 18.2-308,

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DEL. MORRISSEY {Ruled out of order}

    3. After line 1161, introduced

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        C. No person who openly carries a handgun onto the premises of any restaurant or club as defined in 4.1-100 for which a license to sell and serve alcoholic beverages for on-premises consumption has been granted by the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Board under Title 4.1 may consume an alcoholic beverage while on the premises. A person who openly carries a handgun onto the premises of such a restaurant or club and consumes alcoholic beverages is guilty of a Class 2 misdemeanor. However, nothing in this subsection shall apply to a federal, state, or local law-enforcement officer.

DEL. MORRISSEY {Ruled out of order}

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        18.2-308.2:01. Possession or transportation of certain firearms by certain persons.

        A. It shall be unlawful for any person who is not a citizen of the United States or who is not a person lawfully admitted for permanent residence to knowingly and intentionally possess or transport any assault firearm or to knowingly and intentionally carry about his person, hidden from common observation, an assault firearm.

        B. It shall be unlawful for any person who is not a citizen of the United States and who is not lawfully present in the United States to knowingly and intentionally possess or transport any firearm or to knowingly and intentionally carry about his person, hidden from common observation, any firearm. A violation of this section shall be punishable as a Class 6 felony.

        C. For purposes of this section, "assault firearm" means any semi-automatic center-fire rifle or pistol that expels single or multiple projectiles by action of an explosion of a combustible material and is equipped at the time of the offense with a magazine which will hold more than 20 rounds of ammunition or designed by the manufacturer to accommodate a silencer or equipped with a folding stock.

        D. The sale or public possession of assault weapons and high capacity magazines shall be unlawful.