Texas Governor Signs Bill Into Law Allowing Residents To Carry Handguns Without A LicenseTexas Governor Greg Abbott signed House Bill 1927 into law. The bill eliminates the requirement for residents to get a license, undergo background checks or have training and allows anyone over 21 years old to carry a handgun.
Texas Permitless Carry Bill On Way To Gov. Greg Abbott's DeskOnce signed into law, Texas will join nearly two dozen other states that allow some form of unregulated carry of a handgun.
Texas Senate Passes Constitutional Carry BillThe bill will head back to House for members to consider amendments by the Senate.
Gov. Greg Abbott Confident Legislature Will Pass Constitutional Carry Bill: 'I Think It Can Get Across The Finish Line'The full Texas Senate could consider House Bill 1927 as early as Wednesday, May 5 after it was approved by a newly formed, special committee on Constitutional Issues.
Special Texas Senate Committee Holds Hearing On Constitutional Carry BillAfter a constitutional carry bill initially stalled in the Texas Senate, a new special committee on constitutional issues formed by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick held a hearing on the measure Thursday.
House Constitutional Carry Bill To Be Considered By New Texas Senate CommitteeThe Constitutional Issues Committee has set 9 a.m. Thursday, April 29, for a hearing on House Bill 1927.
Texas House Passes Constitutional Carry BillAfter nearly seven hours of debate, the Texas House has passed a Constitutional Carry bill by a vote of 84-56.
Texas Police Chiefs Oppose Constitutional Carry Bills Championed By State GOPTexas police chiefs took aim at Constitutional Carry bills making their way through the state legislature and supported by the Texas Republican Party.