Knives, regulation
KNIVES – Adds to existing law to provide that a political subdivision shall not enact certain rules, ordinances, or taxes regarding knives, to provide certain exceptions, and to provide that certain rules and ordinances from a political subdivision shall be null and void.

RS31139 / H0620

The purpose of this legislation is to prevent political subdivisions from regulating the possession, sale, transfer, or manufacture of knives more strictly than Idaho code.

This legislation causes no additional expenditure of funds at the state or local level of government, nor does it cause an increase or decrease in revenue for state or local government therefore the legislation has no fiscal impact.

Bill Events
Date Description
02/21 Introduced, read first time, referred to JRA for Printing
02/22 Reported Printed and Referred to State Affairs
02/29 Reported out of Committee, Recommend place on General Orders
03/08 Referred to the Committee of the Whole
03/08 Reported out without recommendation as amended
03/08 Amendments Referred to the JRA for Printing
03/08 Bill as Amended Referred to JRA for Engrossing
03/11 Reported Engrossed; Filed for First Reading of Engrossed Bills
03/11 Read first time as amended; filed for Second Reading
03/12 Read second time as amended; Filed for Third Reading
03/12 Rules Suspended: Ayes 70 Nays 0 Abs/Excd 0, read in full as required – PASSED - 56-13-1
AYES – Alfieri, Allgood, Andrus, Barbieri, Blanksma, Boyle, Bundy, Cannon, Clow, Cornilles, Crane(12), Crane(13), Dixon(1), Dixon(24), Durrant, Ehardt, Ehlers, Erickson, Furniss, Gallagher, Garner, Hawkins, Healey, Hill(McKnight), Holtzclaw, Horman, Kingsley, Lambert, Lanting, Manwaring, McCann, Mendive, Mickelsen, Miller, Mitchell, Monks, Nelsen, Palmer, Petzke, Pickett, Price, Raybould, Raymond, Redman, Sauter, Scott, Shepherd, Skaug, Tanner, Vander Woude, Weber, Wheeler, Wisniewski, Yamamoto, Young, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Achilles, Berch, Burns, Cheatum, Chew(Beazer), Gannon, Green, Handy, Mathias, Necochea, Roberts, Rubel, Wroten
Absent – Galaviz
Floor Sponsor - Redman
Title apvd - to Senate
03/13 Received from the House passed; filed for first reading
03/13 Introduced, read first time; referred to: State Affairs
03/18 Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading
03/19 Read second time; filed for Third Reading
03/20 Retained on calendar
03/25 Read third time in full – PASSED - 27-7-1
AYES – Adams, Anthon, Bernt, Bjerke, Burtenshaw, Carlson, Cook, Den Hartog, Foreman, Grow, Guthrie, Harris, Hart, Hartgen, Herndon, Lakey, Lee, Lenney, Lent, Nichols, Okuniewicz, Ricks, Schroeder, Toews, Trakel, VanOrden, Winder
NAYS – Just, Rabe, Semmelroth, Taylor, Ward-Engelking, Wintrow, Zuiderveld
Absent and excused – Shea(Ruchti)
Floor Sponsor - Bjerke
Title apvd - to House
03/26 Returned from Senate Passed; to JRA for Enrolling
03/26 Reported Enrolled; Signed by Speaker; Transmitted to Senate
03/27 Received from the House enrolled/signed by Speaker
03/27 Signed by President; returned to House
03/27 Returned Signed by the President; Ordered Transmitted to Governor
03/28 Delivered to Governor at 3:27 p.m. on March 27, 2024
03/28 Reported Signed by Governor on March 28, 2024
Session Law Chapter 221
Effective: 07/01/2024