BREAKING: Texas One Step Closer To Open Carry

Mar 8, 2016 | 0 comments

SB17 passed the Texas senate on March 17, 2015, and the companion HB910 has now been passed to engrossment as amended today. Governor Abbott has pledged to sign open carry legislation when it comes to his desk. For more information on the Texas legislative process, the following comes from the Texas Legislative Council:

The first floor consideration of a bill occurs on its second reading. After it is read the second time, again by caption only, the measure is subject to debate and amendment by the entire membership of the chamber. On second reading, a bill may be amended by a …read more