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129 total bills, 29 anti-gun bills,
63 pro-gun bills for this session
Proposed Texas Gun Laws

2013 Session2015 Session2017 Session

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note: Texas does not have an even-numbered year session

this is an pro-gun bill

HB1024

Title: Relating to the removal of a fee for the issuance of an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the removal of a fee for the issuance of an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 6, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB110

Title: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.

Description: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.

Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select

Last Action Date: March 1, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB111

Title: Relating to an educational program and fee reductions to improve firearm safety.

Description: Relating to an educational program and fee reductions to improve firearm safety.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 13, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1153

Title: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of state hospitals and state supported living centers.

Description: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of state hospitals and state supported living centers.

Last Action: Referred to Public Health

Last Action Date: February 21, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB1209

Title: Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.

Description: Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 22, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1229

Title: Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Description: Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 25, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB131

Title: Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation.

Description: Relating to exempting the intrastate manufacture of a firearm, a firearm accessory, or ammunition from federal regulation.

Last Action: Considered in Calendars

Last Action Date: April 28, 2017

watching this bill

HB1313

Title: Relating to the establishment of school marshal grant programs by the criminal justice division of the governor's office and the adoption of a school marshals promotion program.

Description: Relating to the establishment of school marshal grant programs by the criminal justice division of the governor's office and the adoption of a school marshals promotion program.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 4, 2017

watching this bill

HB1337

Title: Relating to the carrying or storage of a handgun by a firefighter at the fire station to which the firefighter is assigned.

Description: Relating to the carrying or storage of a handgun by a firefighter at the fire station to which the firefighter is assigned.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 27, 2017

watching this bill

HB1364

Title: Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state.

Description: Relating to repealing civil asset forfeiture provisions and establishing criminal asset forfeiture in this state.

Last Action: Left pending in subcommittee

Last Action Date: March 29, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB14

Title: Relating to the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of state hospitals; providing a civil penalty.

Description: Relating to the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of state hospitals; providing a civil penalty.

Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar

Last Action Date: May 24, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB152

Title: Relating to the restoration of certain rights to a criminal defendant.

Description: Relating to the restoration of certain rights to a criminal defendant.

Last Action: Motion to reconsider spread on the Journal

Last Action Date: April 20, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB1692

Title: Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a license holder in a motor vehicle in a parking area of a primary or secondary school.

Description: Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a license holder in a motor vehicle in a parking area of a primary or secondary school.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 5, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB1819

Title: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

Description: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

Last Action Date: May 26, 2017

watching this bill

HB1827

Title: Relating to prohibiting carrying a firearm while intoxicated; creating an offense.

Description: Relating to prohibiting carrying a firearm while intoxicated; creating an offense.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 9, 2017

watching this bill

HB191

Title: Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property.

Description: Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 14, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB1911

Title: Relating to granting authority to carry a firearm to certain unlicensed persons and to related regulatory provisions and criminal offenses.

Description: Relating to granting authority to carry a firearm to certain unlicensed persons and to related regulatory provisions and criminal offenses.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: April 26, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1915

Title: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or educational institutions.

Description: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or educational institutions.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 13, 2017

watching this bill

HB1935

Title: Relating to the carrying of certain knives; creating a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to the carrying of certain knives; creating a criminal offense.

Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

Last Action Date: June 15, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB1945

Title: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

Description: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence

Last Action Date: March 13, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB1966

Title: Relating to the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises of a condominium or multifamily residential rental property.

Description: Relating to the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises of a condominium or multifamily residential rental property.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: April 24, 2017

watching this bill

HB2003

Title: Relating to the carrying of concealed or holstered handguns in a courthouse by certain court clerks licensed to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the carrying of concealed or holstered handguns in a courthouse by certain court clerks licensed to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 25, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB2034

Title: Relating to requiring a national instant criminal background check in connection with certain firearm sales; creating an offense.

Description: Relating to requiring a national instant criminal background check in connection with certain firearm sales; creating an offense.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 25, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB2066

Title: Relating to the requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving fees.

Description: Relating to the requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving fees.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 16, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB2083

Title: Relating to expedited processing of certain applications for a license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee.

Description: Relating to expedited processing of certain applications for a license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 11, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB2105

Title: Relating to the transportation and storage of firearms and ammunition in private vehicles on the campuses of institutions of higher education.

Description: Relating to the transportation and storage of firearms and ammunition in private vehicles on the campuses of institutions of higher education.

Last Action: Referred to Higher Education

Last Action Date: March 14, 2017

watching this bill

HB2318

Title: Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving certain fees.

Description: Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving certain fees.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 20, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB234

Title: Relating to wrongful exclusion of handgun license holders from property owned by or leased to a governmental entity and to certain offenses relating to the carrying of handguns on that property.

Description: Relating to wrongful exclusion of handgun license holders from property owned by or leased to a governmental entity and to certain offenses relating to the carrying of handguns on that property.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB2380

Title: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.

Description: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

watching this bill

HB246

Title: Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on the property.

Description: Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on the property.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 13, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB2543

Title: Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by persons who are subject to certain judicial determinations; creating a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm by persons who are subject to certain judicial determinations; creating a criminal offense.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 23, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB255

Title: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises or property of certain recreational facilities.

Description: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises or property of certain recreational facilities.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

watching this bill

HB2583

Title: Relating to prohibiting the reckless discharge of a firearm; creating a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to prohibiting the reckless discharge of a firearm; creating a criminal offense.

Last Action: Placed on General State Calendar

Last Action Date: May 10, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB259

Title: Relating to the creation of certain offenses concerning firearm sales at gun shows; authorizing a fee.

Description: Relating to the creation of certain offenses concerning firearm sales at gun shows; authorizing a fee.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 13, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB2655

Title: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of a firearm.

Description: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful transfer of a firearm.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB2712

Title: Relating to a firearm buyback program administered by certain local law enforcement agencies.

Description: Relating to a firearm buyback program administered by certain local law enforcement agencies.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 28, 2017

watching this bill

HB2735

Title: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel; providing for a fee.

Description: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel; providing for a fee.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

watching this bill

HB2772

Title: Relating to requirements for peace officers to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee.

Description: Relating to requirements for peace officers to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 27, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB282

Title: Relating to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.

Description: Relating to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 13, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB291

Title: Relating to limiting the locations in which a license holder may openly carry a handgun; restricting an exception to a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to limiting the locations in which a license holder may openly carry a handgun; restricting an exception to a criminal offense.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 13, 2017

watching this bill

HB300

Title: Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Laid on the table subject to call

Last Action Date: May 2, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB3006

Title: Relating to authorizing the provision of temporary secure storage for weapons at certain public buildings; authorizing fees.

Description: Relating to authorizing the provision of temporary secure storage for weapons at certain public buildings; authorizing fees.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 4, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB3007

Title: Relating to temporary secure storage of weapons at public buildings; authorizing a fee.

Description: Relating to temporary secure storage of weapons at public buildings; authorizing a fee.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 27, 2017

watching this bill

HB3057

Title: Relating to the offense of possessing a weapon in a secured area of an airport.

Description: Relating to the offense of possessing a weapon in a secured area of an airport.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

watching this bill

HB3242

Title: Relating to eligibility for and the revocation of a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to eligibility for and the revocation of a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 30, 2017

watching this bill

HB3340

Title: Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention.

Description: Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 25, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB339

Title: Relating to the removal of a fee for the issuance of an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the removal of a fee for the issuance of an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB3390

Title: Relating to the exemption from range instruction for certain persons applying to obtain a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the exemption from range instruction for certain persons applying to obtain a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB3553

Title: Relating to prohibited requests for or disclosures of information regarding certain child-care facility license holders' ownership, possession, use, or storage of a firearm or other weapon; creating a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to prohibited requests for or disclosures of information regarding certain child-care facility license holders' ownership, possession, use, or storage of a firearm or other weapon; creating a criminal offense.

Last Action: Referred to Human Services

Last Action Date: March 30, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB356

Title: Relating to the carrying of concealed or holstered handguns by certain handgun license holders attending a meeting of the board of trustees of a school district or the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school.

Description: Relating to the carrying of concealed or holstered handguns by certain handgun license holders attending a meeting of the board of trustees of a school district or the governing body of an open-enrollment charter school.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 27, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB372

Title: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB375

Title: Relating to providing for the carrying of handguns without a license and to related offenses and penalties.

Description: Relating to providing for the carrying of handguns without a license and to related offenses and penalties.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: March 28, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB3784

Title: Relating to certain applications to obtain a license to carry a handgun and to the associated handgun proficiency course.

Description: Relating to certain applications to obtain a license to carry a handgun and to the associated handgun proficiency course.

Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

Last Action Date: June 15, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB3801

Title: Relating to the eligibility requirements for a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the eligibility requirements for a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: March 30, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB391

Title: Relating to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.

Description: Relating to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB392

Title: Relating to certain offenses involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain hospitals, mental health facilities, and nursing facilities.

Description: Relating to certain offenses involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain hospitals, mental health facilities, and nursing facilities.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

watching this bill

HB3922

Title: Relating to the places where an active judicial officer may carry a handgun if the officer is licensed to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the places where an active judicial officer may carry a handgun if the officer is licensed to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB3989

Title: Relating to the locations where a person may openly carry a holstered handgun.

Description: Relating to the locations where a person may openly carry a holstered handgun.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB403

Title: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

watching this bill

HB4037

Title: Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons; increasing a criminal penalty.

Description: Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons; increasing a criminal penalty.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: April 3, 2017

watching this bill

HB4200

Title: Relating to the acquisition or attempted acquisition of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a firearm.

Description: Relating to the acquisition or attempted acquisition of a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a firearm.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB435

Title: Relating to the carrying of weapons, including the application of certain weapons and handgun license laws to certain persons, the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of a state hospital, and the liability for certain actions of volunteer emergency services personnel licensed to carry a handgun; providing a civil penalty.

Description: Relating to the carrying of weapons, including the application of certain weapons and handgun license laws to certain persons, the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of a state hospital, and the liability for certain actions of volunteer emergency services personnel licensed to carry a handgun; providing a civil penalty.

Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

Last Action Date: June 15, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB447

Title: Relating to the civil liability of certain businesses in connection with allowing or forbidding handguns on the business premises.

Description: Relating to the civil liability of certain businesses in connection with allowing or forbidding handguns on the business premises.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: March 28, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB465

Title: Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving the carrying of weapons at amusement parks or locations associated with schools or educational institutions.

Description: Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving the carrying of weapons at amusement parks or locations associated with schools or educational institutions.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB466

Title: Relating to limiting the locations in which a license holder may openly carry a handgun; restricting an exception to a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to limiting the locations in which a license holder may openly carry a handgun; restricting an exception to a criminal offense.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB485

Title: Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for firearms and hunting supplies for a limited period.

Description: Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for firearms and hunting supplies for a limited period.

Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means

Last Action Date: February 16, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB497

Title: Relating to the liability of a business that allows handguns to be carried on the business's premises.

Description: Relating to the liability of a business that allows handguns to be carried on the business's premises.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: March 28, 2017

watching this bill

HB514

Title: Relating to the authority of certain personal protection officers to carry certain weapons.

Description: Relating to the authority of certain personal protection officers to carry certain weapons.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB556

Title: Relating to the civil liability of certain persons in connection with allowing or forbidding handguns on the premises of a business or apartment complex.

Description: Relating to the civil liability of certain persons in connection with allowing or forbidding handguns on the premises of a business or apartment complex.

Last Action: No action taken in committee

Last Action Date: March 28, 2017

watching this bill

HB56

Title: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a first responder engaged in the actual discharge of the first responder's duties.

Description: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a first responder engaged in the actual discharge of the first responder's duties.

Last Action: Considered in Calendars

Last Action Date: May 3, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB560

Title: Relating to the places where a person may carry a handgun if the person is licensed to carry a handgun and to certain related criminal offenses.

Description: Relating to the places where a person may carry a handgun if the person is licensed to carry a handgun and to certain related criminal offenses.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 20, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB606

Title: Relating to the liability of a person who allows handguns to be carried on property owned, leased, or managed by the person.

Description: Relating to the liability of a person who allows handguns to be carried on property owned, leased, or managed by the person.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 2, 2017

watching this bill

HB621

Title: Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee.

Description: Relating to requirements for certain applicants to obtain an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun; waiving a fee.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

watching this bill

HB631

Title: Relating to a public awareness campaign on firearm safety and suicide prevention.

Description: Relating to a public awareness campaign on firearm safety and suicide prevention.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 4, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB781

Title: Relating to the issuance of a handgun license.

Description: Relating to the issuance of a handgun license.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 20, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB782

Title: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 20, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB866

Title: Relating to lethal violence protective orders; creating a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to lethal violence protective orders; creating a criminal offense.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: March 20, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB867

Title: Relating to school marshals.

Description: Relating to school marshals.

Last Action: Effective immediately

Last Action Date: June 15, 2017

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HB899

Title: Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property.

Description: Relating to the notice given by a property owner prohibiting a handgun license holder from carrying a handgun on certain property.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 11, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB913

Title: Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons.

Description: Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of the possession, manufacture, transport, repair, or sale of certain prohibited explosive weapons.

Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

Last Action Date: June 15, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB927

Title: Relating to the regulation of firearms, air guns, knives, ammunition, and firearm and air gun supplies; imposing a civil penalty.

Description: Relating to the regulation of firearms, air guns, knives, ammunition, and firearm and air gun supplies; imposing a civil penalty.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 21, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB960

Title: Relating to the appointment of school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college.

Description: Relating to the appointment of school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

HB968

Title: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.

Description: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.

Last Action: Left pending in committee

Last Action Date: April 25, 2017

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HB980

Title: Relating to reducing certain fees for a license to carry a handgun for county jailers.

Description: Relating to reducing certain fees for a license to carry a handgun for county jailers.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB981

Title: Relating to the carrying of handguns by and an exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain persons who provide security services on a volunteer basis at an established place of religious worship.

Description: Relating to the carrying of handguns by and an exemption from application of the Private Security Act of certain persons who provide security services on a volunteer basis at an established place of religious worship.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 4, 2017

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HB982

Title: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a first responder engaged in the actual discharge of the first responder's duties.

Description: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a first responder engaged in the actual discharge of the first responder's duties.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: February 27, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HB99

Title: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition; creating a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition; creating a criminal offense.

Last Action: Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select

Last Action Date: March 1, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

HCR51

Title: Designating the 1847 Colt Walker pistol as the official state handgun of Texas.

Description: Designating the 1847 Colt Walker pistol as the official state handgun of Texas.

Last Action: Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism

Last Action Date: March 7, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB104

Title: Relating to prohibiting certain physician questions regarding firearms.

Description: Relating to prohibiting certain physician questions regarding firearms.

Last Action: Referred to Health & Human Services

Last Action Date: January 25, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1146

Title: Relating to the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of state hospitals; providing a civil penalty.

Description: Relating to the carrying of handguns by license holders on the property of state hospitals; providing a civil penalty.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 7, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

SB1188

Title: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain recreation centers.

Description: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain recreation centers.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 9, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB133

Title: Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for firearms and hunting supplies for a limited period.

Description: Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for firearms and hunting supplies for a limited period.

Last Action: Referred to Finance

Last Action Date: January 25, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB138

Title: Relating to the exemption from range instruction for certain persons applying to obtain a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the exemption from range instruction for certain persons applying to obtain a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 8, 2017

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SB1408

Title: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel.

Description: Relating to the carrying of a handgun by certain first responders and volunteer emergency services personnel.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 19, 2017

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SB1447

Title: Relating to the liability of a sport shooting range.

Description: Relating to the liability of a sport shooting range.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 20, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1448

Title: Relating to restricting employers from prohibiting certain employees from carrying, transporting, storing, or using handguns or ammunition.

Description: Relating to restricting employers from prohibiting certain employees from carrying, transporting, storing, or using handguns or ammunition.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 20, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB16

Title: Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to decreasing the fee for the issuance of an original or renewed license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

Last Action Date: May 26, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1704

Title: Relating to the eligibility requirements for a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the eligibility requirements for a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 22, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1719

Title: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.

Description: Relating to a defense to prosecution for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 22, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1736

Title: Relating to the liability of a person who allows handguns to be carried on property owned, controlled, or managed by the person.

Description: Relating to the liability of a person who allows handguns to be carried on property owned, controlled, or managed by the person.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 17, 2017

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SB1778

Title: Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention.

Description: Relating to the provision of information regarding firearm safety and suicide prevention.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 23, 2017

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SB1807

Title: Relating to the application of certain handgun license laws to certain federal and state attorneys and to the authority of those attorneys to carry certain weapons.

Description: Relating to the application of certain handgun license laws to certain federal and state attorneys and to the authority of those attorneys to carry certain weapons.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 19, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1942

Title: Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a license holder in a motor vehicle in a parking area of a primary or secondary school.

Description: Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a license holder in a motor vehicle in a parking area of a primary or secondary school.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 18, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1943

Title: Relating to restrictive covenants regarding firearms or firearms ammunition.

Description: Relating to restrictive covenants regarding firearms or firearms ammunition.

Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)

Last Action Date: May 19, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB1960

Title: Relating to firearm safety awareness; decreasing the application and license fee for a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to firearm safety awareness; decreasing the application and license fee for a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: March 27, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

SB2054

Title: Relating to the offense of possessing a weapon in a secured area of an airport.

Description: Relating to the offense of possessing a weapon in a secured area of an airport.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 10, 2017

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SB206

Title: Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons; increasing a criminal penalty.

Description: Relating to certain criminal offenses concerning the unlawful transfer or purchase of certain weapons; increasing a criminal penalty.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: January 25, 2017

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SB220

Title: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain mental health facilities.

Description: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of certain mental health facilities.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: January 25, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

SB221

Title: Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Description: Relating to prohibiting the transfer of a firearm to a person listed in the terrorist screening database maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

Last Action Date: January 25, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB263

Title: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Effective on 9/1/17

Last Action Date: June 9, 2017

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SB264

Title: Relating to an application made by a peace officer, county jailer, or state correctional officer to obtain a license to carry a handgun.

Description: Relating to an application made by a peace officer, county jailer, or state correctional officer to obtain a license to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 19, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

SB349

Title: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.

Description: Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.

Last Action: Committee report sent to Calendars

Last Action Date: May 19, 2017

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SB401

Title: Relating to the seizure of property by a peace officer.

Description: Relating to the seizure of property by a peace officer.

Last Action: Co-author authorized

Last Action Date: February 13, 2017

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SB434

Title: Relating to lethal violence protective orders; creating a criminal offense.

Description: Relating to lethal violence protective orders; creating a criminal offense.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: February 6, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB444

Title: Relating to school marshals for private schools.

Description: Relating to school marshals for private schools.

Last Action: Not again placed on intent calendar

Last Action Date: May 15, 2017

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SB449

Title: Relating to the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises of certain businesses.

Description: Relating to the carrying of a concealed handgun on the premises of certain businesses.

Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce

Last Action Date: February 6, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB450

Title: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition.

Description: Relating to the enforcement of certain federal laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: February 6, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB458

Title: Relating to the offense of carrying a handgun while intoxicated.

Description: Relating to the offense of carrying a handgun while intoxicated.

Last Action: Referred to Criminal Justice

Last Action Date: February 6, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB459

Title: Relating to the regulation or taxation of firearms, air guns, knives, or ammunition by a municipality or county.

Description: Relating to the regulation or taxation of firearms, air guns, knives, or ammunition by a municipality or county.

Last Action: Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety

Last Action Date: May 16, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

SB577

Title: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of state hospitals.

Description: Relating to the offense involving the carrying of handguns by license holders on the premises of state hospitals.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: February 8, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB583

Title: Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.

Description: Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: February 8, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB618

Title: Relating to the liability of certain property owners who allow handguns to be carried on certain property.

Description: Relating to the liability of certain property owners who allow handguns to be carried on certain property.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: February 13, 2017

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SB778

Title: Relating to the appointment of school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college.

Description: Relating to the appointment of school marshals by public schools and the ammunition approved for use by a school marshal serving a public school or a public junior college.

Last Action: Referred to Education

Last Action Date: February 22, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB842

Title: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

Description: Relating to the criminal consequences of engaging in certain conduct with respect to a firearm silencer.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: February 27, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB86

Title: Relating to the liability of a property owner who allows handguns to be carried on the owner's property.

Description: Relating to the liability of a property owner who allows handguns to be carried on the owner's property.

Last Action: Co-author authorized

Last Action Date: January 30, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SB93

Title: Relating to prohibiting public funds from being used to enforce certain federal or international laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.

Description: Relating to prohibiting public funds from being used to enforce certain federal or international laws regulating firearms, firearm accessories, and firearm ammunition within the State of Texas.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: January 24, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SCR8

Title: Designating the cannon as the official state gun of Texas.

Description: Designating the cannon as the official state gun of Texas.

Last Action: Filed

Last Action Date: January 11, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

SJR30

Title: Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting this state or a political subdivision of this state from adopting or enforcing a law, ordinance, order, or other regulation requiring the registration of a firearm.

Description: Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting this state or a political subdivision of this state from adopting or enforcing a law, ordinance, order, or other regulation requiring the registration of a firearm.

Last Action: Referred to State Affairs

Last Action Date: January 30, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

SR854

Title: Observing National Gun Violence Awareness Day on June 2, 2017.

Description: Observing National Gun Violence Awareness Day on June 2, 2017.

Last Action: Reported enrolled

Last Action Date: May 23, 2017

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