Gun Violence and the 2022 Session

The Task Force for these issues is not currently active, but UULM-MD will be vigilant to identify any legislation impacting the community. 

Subject
Bill Number
XFile Bill Number
Sponsor
Title
Status
Current Location
Priority
Position
Action
UULM-MD Summary
Carry Permits
SB0327
Senator Ready
Public Safety – Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun – Qualifications
Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
Oppose
Permits-Preliminary Approval
SB0338
Senator Hough
Handgun Permit - Preliminary Approval
Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
Oppose
Polling Sites
HB0030
SB0329
Delegate Henson
Election Law – Polling Sites – Firearms Prohibitions
Hearing held, awaiting committee vote
Ways and Means
Polling Sites
SB0329
HB0030
Senator Waldstreicher
Election Law - Polling Sites - Firearms Prohibitions
First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Straw purchase penalties
HB0211
Delegate Attar
Crimes - Firearms - Straw Purchase Participant Penalty
Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Untraceable Firearms
SB0387
President
Public Safety - Untraceable Firearms
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Judicial Proceedings
Use of cannabis
SB0286
Senator Hough
Firearms – Use of Medical Cannabis
Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
Violent firearms offenders
HB0423
SB0396
Speaker
Crimes - Firearms - Penalties and Procedures (Violent Firearms Offender Act of 2022)
First Reading Judiciary
Judiciary
Violent firearms offenders
SB0396
HB0423
President
Crimes - Firearms - Penalties and Procedures (Violent Firearms Offender Act of 2022)
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Judicial Proceedings