Vol. 25 Iss. 5 - November 10, 2008

Chapter 60
Final Regulation

REGISTRAR'S NOTICE: George Mason University is exempt from the Administrative Process Act in accordance with § 2.2-4002 A 6 of the Code of Virginia, which exempts educational institutions operated by the Commonwealth.

Title of Regulation: 8VAC35-60. Policy Prohibiting Weapons (amending 8VAC35-60-20).

Statutory Authority: § 23-91.29 of the Code of Virginia.

Effective Date: November 10, 2008.

Agency Contact: Kenneth W. Hubble, Agency Regulatory Coordinator, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, telephone (703) 993-3091 or email


The amendment adds dining facilities to the list of university properties where weapons are prohibited.

8VAC35-60-20. Possession of weapons prohibited.

Possession or carrying of any weapon by any person, except a police officer, is prohibited on university property in academic buildings, administrative office buildings, student residence buildings, and dining facilities, or while attending sporting, entertainment or educational events. Entry upon the aforementioned university property in violation of this prohibition is expressly forbidden.

VA.R. Doc. No. R08-1368; Filed October 22, 2008, 2:44 p.m.