Texas Firearm-Related Legislation
According to Texas law the first day to prefile bills was Monday, November 18, 2018. The 86th Legislature will be in session 140 days, from Tuesday, January 18, 2019 to Monday, May 27. The last day to file regular bills is Friday, March 8.
Governor Abbott has until Sunday, June 16 to review bills passed by the State Legislature. He can sign a bill to authorize new law, he can pass the bill to become law without signing, or he can veto a bill.
Bills without specific effective dates and not effective immediately will become effective Monday, August 26, 2019.
This catalog of firearm-related bills was by Larry Arnold, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bills by Category
House Joint Resolutions
Senate Joint Resolutions
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