Texas Legislative Update

Bill: HB 698
Caption: Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns by certain persons attending a school board meeting.
Committee Status: Referred to House Committee on Homeland Security & Public Safety\
Status Change: Reported favorably with no amendments (Vote: 6 Ayes, 2 nays, 1 Absent)

Bill: SB 1411
Caption: Relating to exemptions from the sales tax for certain firearms, hunting equipment, ammunition, and firearm or hunting accessories for a limited period.
Status Change: Referred to Senate Committee on Finance

Bill: SB 766
Caption: Relating to regulation and enforcement of laws affecting sport shooting ranges.
Status Change: Notice of intent posted for March 22nd, 2011 (possible Senate vote)
Rescheduled for March 23rd, 2011

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