AB 1934 - An Act to Amend Sections 7574.14 and 7582.2 of the Business and Professions Code, and to Amend Sections 626.9, 12001, 12025, 12026, 12026.2, and 12590 Of, and to Add Section 12037 To, the Penal Code, Relating to Firearms.

Firearms. 2009-2010 Legislature. View bill details
Author(s):
Summary:
Existing law, subject to exceptions, makes it an offense to carry a concealed handgun on the person or in a vehicle, as specified. Existing law provides that firearms carried openly in belt holsters are not concealed within the meaning of those provisions.

This bill would delete the exception pertaining to firearms carried openly in belt holsters. The bill would also establish an… More
Existing law, subject to exceptions, makes it an offense to carry a concealed handgun on the person or in a vehicle, as specified. Existing law provides that firearms carried openly in belt holsters are not concealed within the meaning of those provisions.

This bill would delete the exception pertaining to firearms carried openly in belt holsters. The bill would also establish an exemption to the offense for transportation of a firearm by members of specified organizations going directly to or from official parade duty or ceremonial occasions, as specified. The bill would provide other exemptions.

By expanding the scope of an existing offense, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

Existing law, subject to exceptions, makes it an offense to carry a loaded firearm in specified public areas.

The bill would, subject to exceptions, make it a misdemeanor to openly carry an unloaded handgun on the person in specified public areas.

By creating a new offense, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

The bill would make conforming and nonsubstantive technical changes.

The bill would incorporate amendments to Section 12001 of the Penal Code, proposed by AB 1810, contingent on the prior enactment of that bill.

The California Constitution requires the state to reimburse local agencies and school districts for certain costs mandated by the state. Statutory provisions establish procedures for making that reimbursement.

This bill would provide that no reimbursement is required by this act for a specified reason. Hide
 
Status:
The bill was voted on by the Assembly on August 31, 2010. 

An Act to Amend Sections 7574.14 and 7582.2 of the Business and Professions Code, and to Amend Sections 626.9, 12001, 12025, 12026, 12026.2, and 12590 Of, and to Add Section 12037 To, the Penal Code, Relating to Firearms.

AB 1934 — 2009-2010 Legislature

Summary
Existing law, subject to exceptions, makes it an offense to carry a concealed handgun on the person or in a vehicle, as specified. Existing law provides that firearms carried openly in belt holsters are not concealed within the meaning of those provisions.

This bill would delete the exception pertaining to firearms carried openly in belt holsters. The bill would also establish an exemption to the offense for transportation of a firearm by members of specified organizations going directly to or from official parade duty or ceremonial occasions, as specified. The bill would provide other exemptions.

By expanding the scope of an existing offense, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

Existing law, subject to exceptions, makes it an offense to carry a loaded firearm in specified public areas.

The bill would, subject to exceptions, make it a misdemeanor to openly carry an unloaded handgun on the person in specified public areas.

By creating a new offense, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

The bill would make conforming and nonsubstantive technical changes.

The bill would… More
Existing law, subject to exceptions, makes it an offense to carry a concealed handgun on the person or in a vehicle, as specified. Existing law provides that firearms carried openly in belt holsters are not concealed within the meaning of those provisions.

This bill would delete the exception pertaining to firearms carried openly in belt holsters. The bill would also establish an exemption to the offense for transportation of a firearm by members of specified organizations going directly to or from official parade duty or ceremonial occasions, as specified. The bill would provide other exemptions.

By expanding the scope of an existing offense, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

Existing law, subject to exceptions, makes it an offense to carry a loaded firearm in specified public areas.

The bill would, subject to exceptions, make it a misdemeanor to openly carry an unloaded handgun on the person in specified public areas.

By creating a new offense, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program.

The bill would make conforming and nonsubstantive technical changes.

The bill would incorporate amendments to Section 12001 of the Penal Code, proposed by AB 1810, contingent on the prior enactment of that bill.

The California Constitution requires the state to reimburse local agencies and school districts for certain costs mandated by the state. Statutory provisions establish procedures for making that reimbursement.

This bill would provide that no reimbursement is required by this act for a specified reason. Hide
Learn More
At LegInfo.ca.gov
Title
An Act to Amend Sections 7574.14 and 7582.2 of the Business and Professions Code, and to Amend Sections 626.9, 12001, 12025, 12026, 12026.2, and 12590 Of, and to Add Section 12037 To, the Penal Code, Relating to Firearms.
Author(s)
Lori Saldana, Tom Ammiano
Co-Authors
Subjects
  • Firearms
Major Actions
Introduced2/17/2010
Referred to Committee
Passed Assembly Committee on Public Safety4/20/2010
Passed Assembly Committee on Appropriations5/12/2010
Passed Assembly6/01/2010
Passed Senate Committee on Public Safety6/22/2010
Failed passage in Senate8/30/2010
Passed Senate8/30/2010
Passed Senate8/31/2010
Failed passage in Assembly8/31/2010
Passed Assembly8/31/2010
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteAssembly Committee on Public SafetyDo pass as amended and be re-referred to the Committee on Appropriations.4/20/2010This motion PASSED the Assembly Committee on Public Safety
5 voted YES 2 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteAssembly Committee on AppropriationsDo pass.5/12/2010This motion PASSED the Assembly Committee on Appropriations
11 voted YES 5 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteAssemblyAB 1934 SALDANA Assembly Third Reading6/01/2010This bill PASSED the Assembly
46 voted YES 30 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenate Committee on Public SafetyDo pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations.6/22/2010This motion PASSED the Senate Committee on Public Safety
4 voted YES 3 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAssembly 3rd Reading AB1934 Saldana By DeSaulnier8/30/2010This bill DID NOT PASS the Senate
20 voted YES 16 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAssembly 3rd Reading AB1934 Saldana Reconsider8/30/2010This bill PASSED the Senate
37 voted YES 0 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAssembly 3rd Reading AB1934 Saldana By DeSaulnier8/31/2010This bill PASSED the Senate
21 voted YES 16 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteAssemblyAB 1934 SALDANA Concurrence in Senate Amendments Motion to Re-refer to Committee By JEFFRIES8/31/2010This bill DID NOT PASS the Assembly
29 voted YES 39 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
currently selectedAssemblyAB 1934 SALDANA Concurrence in Senate Amendments Motion to Suspend the Rules By CALDERON8/31/2010This bill PASSED the Assembly
53 voted YES 11 voted NO 14 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/17/2010
2/17/2010Read first time. To print.
2/18/2010From printer. May be heard in committee March 20.
4/05/2010Referred to Com. on PUB. S.
4/06/2010From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on PUB. S. Read second time and amended.
4/07/2010Re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
select this voteVote4/20/2010Do pass as amended and be re-referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
4/27/2010From committee: Amend, do pass as amended, and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 5. Noes 2.) (April 20).
4/28/2010Read second time and amended.
4/29/2010Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
select this voteVote5/12/2010Do pass.
5/13/2010From committee: Do pass. (Ayes 11. Noes 5.) (May 12).
5/17/2010Read second time. To third reading.
6/01/2010Read third time, passed, and to Senate. (Ayes 46. Noes 30. Page 5389.)
6/01/2010In Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
select this voteAssembly Vote on Passage6/01/2010AB 1934 SALDANA Assembly Third Reading
6/10/2010Referred to Com. on PUB. S. From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
6/22/2010From committee: Do pass, and re-refer to Com. on APPR. Re-referred. (Ayes 4. Noes 3.) (June 22).
select this voteVote6/22/2010Do pass, but re-refer to the Committee on Appropriations.
6/30/2010From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on APPR.
8/02/2010From committee: Be placed on second reading file pursuant to Senate Rule 28.8.
8/03/2010Read second time. To third reading.
8/16/2010Read third time, amended. To second reading.
8/17/2010Read second time. To third reading.
8/19/2010Read third time, amended. To second reading.
8/20/2010Read second time. To third reading.
8/30/2010Reconsideration granted. (Ayes 37. Noes 0. Page 5033.) Read third time, passage refused. (Ayes 20. Noes 16. Page 5033.) Motion to reconsider made by Senator DeSaulnier.
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage8/30/2010Assembly 3rd Reading AB1934 Saldana By DeSaulnier
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage8/30/2010Assembly 3rd Reading AB1934 Saldana Reconsider
8/31/2010Read third time, passed, and to Assembly. (Ayes 21. Noes 16. Page 5109.)
8/31/2010In Assembly. Concurrence in Senate amendments pending. Motion to pass temporarily. (Ayes 53. Noes 11. Page 6968.)
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage8/31/2010Assembly 3rd Reading AB1934 Saldana By DeSaulnier
select this voteAssembly Vote on Passage8/31/2010AB 1934 SALDANA Concurrence in Senate Amendments Motion to Re-refer to Committee By JEFFRIES
currently selectedAssembly Vote on Passage8/31/2010AB 1934 SALDANA Concurrence in Senate Amendments Motion to Suspend the Rules By CALDERON
11/30/2010Died on unfinished business file.

Average contributions given to Assemblymembers from interest groups that…

supported this bill

47% less
$27
$405
$813
$441
YES$1,687
$0
$2,172
$691
$332
NO$3,194

opposed this bill

5 Organizations Supported and 3 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
An Act to Amend Sections 7574.14 and 7582.2 of the Business and Professions Code, and to Amend Sections 626.9, 12001, 12025, 12026, 12026.2, and 12590 Of, and to Add Section 12037 To, the Penal Code, Relating to Firearms.: AB 1934 SALDANA Concurrence in Senate Amendments Motion to Suspend the Rules By CALDERON

5 organizations supported this bill

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, California Chapters
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 3). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-3-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.
California Police Chiefs Association
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 3). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-3-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.
City of Los Angeles
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 3). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-3-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.
Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 3). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-3-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.
Sf Chronicle Editorial Board
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 3). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-3-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.

3 organizations opposed this bill

Kittles Outdoor Sport Co.
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 3). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-3-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.
National Rifle Association
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 3). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-3-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.
Republican Liberty Caucus
Senate Rules Committee (2010, August 20). Bill Analysis AB 1934 8-20-2010. Retrieved September 10, 2010, from Leg Info.

Need proof?

View citations of support and opposition

Includes reported contributions to campaigns of Assemblymembers in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2010.
Contributions data source: FollowTheMoney.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyDistrict$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Anthony AdamsRCA-59$0$0No
Tom AmmianoDCA-13$1,500$0No
Joel AndersonRCA-77$450$7,800Yes
Juan ArambulaICA-31$0$0No
Karen BassDCA-47$12,400$500Not Voting
Jim BeallDCA-24$0$0Yes
Bill BerryhillRCA-26$0$0Yes
Tom BerryhillRCA-25$250$0No
Marty BlockDCA-78$0$0Yes
Bob BlumenfieldDCA-40$2,600$0Not Voting
Steven BradfordDCA-51$2,178$0Yes
Julia BrownleyDCA-41$3,500$0Yes
Joan BuchananDCA-15$300$0Yes
Anna CaballeroDCA-28$700$0Yes
Charles CalderonDCA-58$1,500$0Yes
Wilmer Amina CarterDCA-62$1,600$0Not Voting
Wesley ChesbroDCA-1$1,035$0Not Voting
Connie ConwayRCA-34$0$0Yes
Paul CookRCA-65$250$0Yes
Joe CotoDCA-23$0$0Yes
Mike DavisDCA-48$100$0Yes
Hector De La TorreDCA-50$550$0Not Voting
Kevin De LeonDCA-45$2,250$0Yes
Chuck DeVoreRCA-70$0$0Yes
Mike EngDCA-49$2,280$0No
Noreen EvansDCA-7$250$0Not Voting
Mike FeuerDCA-42$8,150$0No
Nathan FletcherRCA-75$2,000$8,101Not Voting
Paul FongDCA-22$300$0No
Felipe FuentesDCA-39$2,000$0Yes
Jean FullerRCA-32$2,000$0Yes
Warren FurutaniDCA-55$2,575$0Yes
Ted GainesRCA-4$1,500$0Yes
Cathleen GalgianiDCA-17$140$0Yes
Martin GarrickRCA-74$5,350$7,800Yes
Mike GattoDCA-43$9,850$0Yes
Danny GilmoreRCA-30$0$0Yes
Curt HagmanRCA-60$1,000$0Yes
Isadore HallDCA-52$2,000$0Yes
Diane HarkeyRCA-73$4,000$0Yes
Mary HayashiDCA-18$6,100$0Yes
Ed HernandezDCA-57$1,100$0Yes
Jerry HillDCA-19$0$0Yes
Alyson HuberDCA-10$100$0Yes
Jared HuffmanDCA-6$1,000$0Yes
Kevin JeffriesRCA-66$0$0Yes
Dave JonesDCA-9$15,360$0No
Steve KnightRCA-36$0$0Yes
Ted LieuDCA-53$7,098$0No
Dan LogueRCA-3$0$0Yes
Bonnie LowenthalDCA-54$1,100$0Yes
Fiona MaDCA-12$7,000$0Yes
Tony MendozaDCA-56$3,900$0Yes
Jeff MillerRCA-71$250$0Yes
Bill MonningDCA-27$3,150$0Not Voting
Pedro NavaDCA-35$600$0Yes
Brian NestandeRCA-64$0$0Yes
Roger NielloRCA-5$850$0Yes
Jim NielsenRCA-2$500$0Yes
Chris NorbyRCA-72$1,000$0Yes
John PerezDCA-46$12,000$0Yes
Manuel PerezDCA-80$0$0Yes
Anthony PortantinoDCA-44$550$0Not Voting
Ira RuskinDCA-21$0$0Not Voting
Mary SalasDCA-79$600$0Yes
Lori SaldanaDCA-76$0$0Not Voting
Jim SilvaRCA-67$2,150$0Yes
Nancy SkinnerDCA-14$1,450$0Yes
Cameron SmythRCA-38$0$3,900Yes
Jose SolorioDCA-69$2,500$0Yes
Audra StricklandRCA-37$0$0Not Voting
Sandre SwansonDCA-16$100$0No
Tom TorlaksonDCA-11$4,650$0Not Voting
Norma TorresDCA-61$2,975$0Yes
Alberto TorricoDCA-20$2,125$0Yes
Van TranRCA-68$0$0Not Voting
Mike VillinesRCA-29$450$17,000Yes
Mariko YamadaDCA-8$100$0No

Add Data Filters:

Legislator Filters
Legislator Filters
Show All
NamePartyDistrict$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Anthony AdamsRCA-59$0$0No
Tom AmmianoDCA-13$1,500$0No
Joel AndersonRCA-77$450$7,800Yes
Juan ArambulaICA-31$0$0No
Karen BassDCA-47$12,400$500Not Voting
Jim BeallDCA-24$0$0Yes
Bill BerryhillRCA-26$0$0Yes
Tom BerryhillRCA-25$250$0No
Marty BlockDCA-78$0$0Yes
Bob BlumenfieldDCA-40$2,600$0Not Voting
Steven BradfordDCA-51$2,178$0Yes
Julia BrownleyDCA-41$3,500$0Yes
Joan BuchananDCA-15$300$0Yes
Anna CaballeroDCA-28$700$0Yes
Charles CalderonDCA-58$1,500$0Yes
Wilmer Amina CarterDCA-62$1,600$0Not Voting
Wesley ChesbroDCA-1$1,035$0Not Voting
Connie ConwayRCA-34$0$0Yes
Paul CookRCA-65$250$0Yes
Joe CotoDCA-23$0$0Yes
Mike DavisDCA-48$100$0Yes
Hector De La TorreDCA-50$550$0Not Voting
Kevin De LeonDCA-45$2,250$0Yes
Chuck DeVoreRCA-70$0$0Yes
Mike EngDCA-49$2,280$0No
Noreen EvansDCA-7$250$0Not Voting
Mike FeuerDCA-42$8,150$0No
Nathan FletcherRCA-75$2,000$8,101Not Voting
Paul FongDCA-22$300$0No
Felipe FuentesDCA-39$2,000$0Yes
Jean FullerRCA-32$2,000$0Yes
Warren FurutaniDCA-55$2,575$0Yes
Ted GainesRCA-4$1,500$0Yes
Cathleen GalgianiDCA-17$140$0Yes
Martin GarrickRCA-74$5,350$7,800Yes
Mike GattoDCA-43$9,850$0Yes
Danny GilmoreRCA-30$0$0Yes
Curt HagmanRCA-60$1,000$0Yes
Isadore HallDCA-52$2,000$0Yes
Diane HarkeyRCA-73$4,000$0Yes
Mary HayashiDCA-18$6,100$0Yes
Ed HernandezDCA-57$1,100$0Yes
Jerry HillDCA-19$0$0Yes
Alyson HuberDCA-10$100$0Yes
Jared HuffmanDCA-6$1,000$0Yes
Kevin JeffriesRCA-66$0$0Yes
Dave JonesDCA-9$15,360$0No
Steve KnightRCA-36$0$0Yes
Ted LieuDCA-53$7,098$0No
Dan LogueRCA-3$0$0Yes
Bonnie LowenthalDCA-54$1,100$0Yes
Fiona MaDCA-12$7,000$0Yes
Tony MendozaDCA-56$3,900$0Yes
Jeff MillerRCA-71$250$0Yes
Bill MonningDCA-27$3,150$0Not Voting
Pedro NavaDCA-35$600$0Yes
Brian NestandeRCA-64$0$0Yes
Roger NielloRCA-5$850$0Yes
Jim NielsenRCA-2$500$0Yes
Chris NorbyRCA-72$1,000$0Yes
John PerezDCA-46$12,000$0Yes
Manuel PerezDCA-80$0$0Yes
Anthony PortantinoDCA-44$550$0Not Voting
Ira RuskinDCA-21$0$0Not Voting
Mary SalasDCA-79$600$0Yes
Lori SaldanaDCA-76$0$0Not Voting
Jim SilvaRCA-67$2,150$0Yes
Nancy SkinnerDCA-14$1,450$0Yes
Cameron SmythRCA-38$0$3,900Yes
Jose SolorioDCA-69$2,500$0Yes
Audra StricklandRCA-37$0$0Not Voting
Sandre SwansonDCA-16$100$0No
Tom TorlaksonDCA-11$4,650$0Not Voting
Norma TorresDCA-61$2,975$0Yes
Alberto TorricoDCA-20$2,125$0Yes
Van TranRCA-68$0$0Not Voting
Mike VillinesRCA-29$450$17,000Yes
Mariko YamadaDCA-8$100$0No

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Civil servant/public employee$61,344
Municipal & county government organizations$55,200
Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$35,322
Pro-gun control$1,450

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Republican-based groups (but not official party committees) and generic conservative ones$44,601
Miscellaneous retail stores$500
Anti-gun control$0
Loading…
Date Range of Contributions
Enter a custom date range