Virginia HB 1992 - Regulation of Firearms in Government Buildings

Virginia HB 1992

by Del. Marcia Price (D) with Dels. Lamont Bagby (D), Karrie Delaney (D), Marcus Simon (D)

LEAP Forward Position: Support


§ 15.2-915. Control of firearms; applicability to authorities and local governmental agencies.

A. A locality may adopt or enforce any ordinance, resolution, or motion, as permitted by § 15.2-1425, and an authorized agent of such locality may take an administrative action, governing the possession of firearms, ammunition, or components or combination thereof in, or carrying of firearms, ammunition, or components or combination thereof into any building owned or used by such locality for governmental purposes.

The provisions of this section shall also apply to any authority or local governmental entity, including a department or agency.