Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
2/3/2023

Article 2. Firearms Training Requirements

6VAC20-260-190. General firearms training requirements.

Firearms training endorsement is required for all bail enforcement agents who carry or have access to a firearm while on duty. Each person who carries or has access to firearms while on duty shall qualify with each type of action and caliber of firearm to which he has access.

Statutory Authority

§§ 9.1-102 and 9.1-186.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 26, Issue 1, eff. October 14, 2009.

6VAC20-260-200. Firearms (handgun/shotgun) entry-level training.

All armed bail enforcement agents must satisfactorily complete the firearms classroom training, practical exercises and range training as prescribed in 6VAC20-171, Regulations Relating to Private Security Services, for handgun and for shotgun, if applicable, prior to the issuance of the firearms endorsement.

Statutory Authority

§§ 9.1-102 and 9.1-186.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 26, Issue 1, eff. October 14, 2009.

6VAC20-260-210. Firearms (handgun/shotgun) retraining.

On an annual basis all armed bail enforcement agents must requalify for a firearms endorsement by satisfactorily completing firearms classroom training, practical exercises and range training as prescribed in 6VAC20-171, Regulations Relating to Private Security Services, for handgun and for shotgun, if applicable.

Statutory Authority

§§ 9.1-102 and 9.1-186.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 26, Issue 1, eff. October 14, 2009.

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