Vol. 33 Iss. 6 - November 14, 2016

Chapter 110
Final Regulation

REGISTRAR'S NOTICE: The Department of State Police is claiming an exemption from the Administrative Process Act pursuant to § 2.2-4002 B 6 of the Code of Virginia, which exempts agency action relating to customary military, naval, or police functions.

Title of Regulation: 19VAC30-110. Regulations Governing the Creation of a Criminal Firearms Clearinghouse (repealing 19VAC30-110-10 through 19VAC30-110-70).

Statutory Authority: §§ 9.1-102 and 52-25.1 of the Code of Virginia.

Effective Date: November 15, 2016.

Agency Contact: Kirk Marlowe, Bureau of Administrative and Support Services, Department of State Police, P.O. Box 27472, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, telephone (804) 674-4606, FAX (804) 674-2936, or email


Chapter 214 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly replaced the requirement that law-enforcement agencies report information regarding confiscated firearms to the Department of State Police with a requirement that such information be reported to a firearms tracing system maintained by the U.S. Department of Justice. In accordance with Chapter 214, this regulatory action repeals 19VAC30-110, which contains the regulatory requirements regarding reporting to the Department of State Police. A new chapter, 19VAC30-115 is being adopted in a separate action to implement reporting to the U.S. Department of Justice.

VA.R. Doc. No. R17-4913; Filed October 26, 2016, 7:04 a.m.