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2019 Session of the Texas Legislature

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Bill Status Report
03-28-2019
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Primary
HB 143
Swanson, Valoree(R) Relating to authorizing the provision of temporary secure storage for weapons at certain public buildings.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-13-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 302
Paul, Dennis(R) Relating to the carrying, storage, or possession of a firearm or firearm ammunition by certain persons on certain residential or commercial property.
Companions:
SB 19 Hughes, Bryan (Identical)
3-25-19 S Committee action pending Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-18-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 357
Stickland, Jonathan(R) Relating to the carrying of a firearm by a person who is not otherwise prohibited from possessing the firearm and to criminal offenses otherwise related to the carrying of a firearm.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-19-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 414
Flynn, Dan(R) Relating to a defense to prosecution for and the civil liability of an educator who uses force to protect the educator’s person, students of the school, or property of the school.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-20-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Public Education

HB 419
Geren, Charlie(R) Relating to the removal of a fee for the issuance of an original, duplicate, modified, or renewed license to carry a handgun.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-20-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 516 Springer, Drew(R)Bill=HB516 Relating to the liability of a person who allows handguns to be carried on property owned, leased, or managed by the person.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-04-19 H Committee action pending House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 1009
Metcalf, Will(R) Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.
Companions:
SB 117 Creighton, Brandon (Identical)
2- 1-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1126
Bell, Cecil(R) Relating to the civil liability of certain businesses in connection with allowing concealed handguns on the business premises.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence

HB 1127
Stucky, Lynn(R) Relating to the places where an active judicial officer may carry a concealed handgun if the officer is licensed to carry a handgun.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1143
Hefner, Cole(R) Relating to the transportation or storage of a handgun or other firearm or ammunition by a handgun license holder in a school parking area.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-26-19 H Committee action pending House Public Education

HB 1149
White, James(R) Relating to the eligibility for a license to carry a handgun.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1177
Phelan, Dade(R) Relating to carrying a handgun during a state of disaster.
Companions:
SB 506 Creighton, Brandon (Identical)
2-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-13-19 H Voted favorably from committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1231
Flynn, Dan(R) Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.
Companions:
SB 535 Campbell, Donna (Identical)
2-21-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 1552
Paul, Dennis(R) Relating to the weapons proficiency of and the carrying of a handgun by qualified retired law enforcement officers.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-04-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1791
Krause, Matt(R) Relating to the carrying of handguns by license holders on property owned or leased by a governmental entity.
Companions:
SB 1900 Fallon, Pat (F) (Identical)
3-18-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-04-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 1959
Hefner, Cole(R) Relating to the transportation or storage of a firearm or ammunition by a handgun license holder in a private school parking area.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-26-19 H Committee action pending House Public Education

HB 2137
Burns, DeWayne(R) Relating to an application made by certain retired state and federal officers to obtain a license to carry a handgun.
Companions:
SB 1065 Flores, Pete (Identical)
3- 7-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-20-19 H Committee action pending House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2352
Burns, DeWayne(R) Relating to the punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-06-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence

HB 2363
Harris, Cody (F)(R) Relating to possession of firearms and ammunition in certain foster homes.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-26-19 H Committee action pending House Human Services

HB 2842
King, Phil(R) Relating to the disposition of a firearm seized from certain persons with mental illness.
Companions:
SB 324 Huffman, Joan (Identical)
3-27-19 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-12-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 2949
Guillen, Ryan(D) Relating to a license to carry a handgun for a person who is at increased risk of becoming a victim of violence.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-12-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 3231
Clardy, Travis(R) Relating to the regulation of firearms, air guns, knives, ammunition, or firearm or air gun supplies or accessories by a county or municipality.
Companions:
SB 1927 Fallon, Pat (F) (Identical)
3-19-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-13-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

HB 3550
Cyrier, John(R) Relating to the taking of feral hogs without a hunting license.
Companions:
SB 317 Hughes, Bryan (Identical)
4- 1-19 S Meeting set for 2:00 P.M. OR ADJ., E1.012, Senate Water and Rural Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-18-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Culture, Recreation and Tourism

HB 3585
Sanford, Scott(R) Relating to the repeal of certain eligibility requirements for a license to carry a handgun.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-18-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety

SB 19
Hughes, Bryan(R) Relating to the carrying, storage, or possession of a firearm or firearm ammunition by certain persons on certain residential or commercial property.
Companions:
HB 302 Paul, Dennis (Identical)
3-18-19 H Reported from committee as substituted House Homeland Security and Public Safety
SB 472 Hughes, Bryan (Identical)
2-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-25-19 S Committee action pending Senate State Affairs

SB 61
Zaffirini, Judith(D) Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for firearm safety devices and educational materials.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance

SB 117
Creighton, Brandon(R) Relating to the prosecution of the offense of possessing a weapon in certain prohibited places associated with schools or postsecondary educational institutions.
Companions:
HB 1009 Metcalf, Will (Identical)
2-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 203
Huffman, Joan(R) Relating to sales and use tax exemption for firearm safety equipment.
Companions:
HB 2115 Rosenthal, Jon (F) (Identical)
3- 6-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Ways and Means
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance

SB 324
Huffman, Joan(R) Relating to the disposition of a firearm seized from certain persons with mental illness.
Companions:
HB 2842 King, Phil (Identical)
3-12-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-27-19 S Recommended for Local/Uncontested Calendar

SB 381
Hall, Bob(R) Relating to a defense to prosecution for and punishment for the offense of trespass by certain persons carrying handguns.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 457
Creighton, Brandon(R) Relating to an exemption from sales and use taxes for firearms and hunting supplies for a limited period.
Companions:
SB 715 Fallon, Pat (F) (Identical)
3- 1-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance

SB 472
Hughes, Bryan(R) Relating to the carrying, storage, or possession of a firearm or firearm ammunition by certain persons on certain residential or commercial property.
Companions:
SB 19 Hughes, Bryan (Identical)
3-25-19 S Committee action pending Senate State Affairs
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Criminal Justice

SB 506
Creighton, Brandon(R) Relating to carrying a handgun during a state of disaster.
Companions:
HB 1177 Phelan, Dade (Identical)
3-13-19 H Voted favorably from committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 535
Campbell, Donna(R) Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of unlawfully carrying a handgun by a license holder.
Companions:
HB 1231 Flynn, Dan (Identical)
2-26-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Criminal Jurisprudence
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 02-21-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 715
Fallon, Pat (F)(R) Relating to an exemption from sales and use taxes for firearms and hunting supplies for a limited period.
Companions:
SB 457 Creighton, Brandon (Identical)
2-14-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance

SB 741
Hughes, Bryan(R) Relating to restrictive convenants regarding firearms or firearm ammunition.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 772
Hughes, Bryan(R) Relating to evidence in certain civil actions of a person’s failure to forbid handguns on certain property.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-01-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 811
Hughes, Bryan(R) Relating to immunity from liability of a school district or open-enrollment charter school for certain actions of security personnel.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-25-19 S Reported from committee as substituted Senate Education

SB 1900
Fallon, Pat (F)(R) Relating to the carrying of handguns by license holders on property owned or leased by a governmental entity.
Companions:
HB 1791 Krause, Matt (Identical)
3- 4-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-18-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

SB 1927
Fallon, Pat (F)(R) Relating to the regulation of firearms, air guns, knives, ammunition, or firearm or air gun supplies or accessories by a county or municipality.
Companions:
HB 3231 Clardy, Travis (Identical)
3-13-19 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Homeland Security and Public Safety
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Primary (Support)
Bill History: 03-19-19 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate State Affairs

 

 

Total Bills: 40