Bill allowing unlicensed gun owners to carry advances

CN . Posted in News, News Alerts, News Archives 229

One day after a House committee approved a bill that would greatly expand the rights of Texans to openly carry a handgun, both the bill’s author and the chairman of the panel that gave it a thumbs-up said the measure needs work before it clears its next legislative hurdle. “This bill is still undergoing an evolutionary process and I’m doing a lot of listening,” said state Rep. James White, an East Texas Republican who steered House Bill 1191 through the House Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee on Tuesday.

Continue Reading Here