The 21st Delegation of Maryland House of Delegates is introducing a bill aimed at stopping area’s pawn shops from selling fire arms in their stores.
The bill, if passed, will affect A1 Pawn shop located at the 4 corner area in Hollywood. The shop is located close to nearby neaighborhood and only a block away from the Hollywood Elementary School.
The bill says any person violating the proposed law will be guilty of a misdemeanor and will face conviction such as imprisonment not exceeding 5 years or a fine not exceeding $10,000 or both.
If the bill passes, it will take effect from October 1, 2011.