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Executive Order Number Fifty (2015): Executive Action to Prevent Gun Violence

Categories: Guns,Headlines,Laws/Regulations,Virginia Issues

http://governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/newsarticle?articleId=13032

Establishes a joint Task Force to Prosecute Gun Crimes with special emphasis on enforcing current provisions of state law that only licensed dealers engage in the business of selling firearms and that guns are kept out of the hands of those prohibited from owning them. Also prohibits the open carrying of firearms in “offices occupied by executive branch agencies.” From the Office of the Governor