Texas Firearm-Related Legislation
According to Texas law the first day to prefile bills was Monday, November 18, 2018. The 86th Legislature was in session 140 days, from Tuesday, January 8, 2019 to Monday, May 27. The last day to file regular bills was Friday, March 8.
Governor Abbott had 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
Passed the House, sent to the Senate
Passed the Senate, sent to the House
Vetoed by the Governor
Signed by the Governor