This guide provides information on Texas and federal gun laws including: background checks, open carry, concealed carry, handgun licenses, restrictions for felons, and local regulation of firearms and shooting ranges.
Disclaimer: The State Law Library is unable to give legal advice, legal opinions or any interpretation of the law. It is strongly recommended that you contact an attorney for advice specific to your situation. If you have questions about anything in this guide, please ask a librarian.
Disclaimer: The State Law Library is unable to give legal advice, legal opinions or any interpretation of the law.
This page explains various places where guns are prohibited by law in Texas including polling places, courts, racetracks, and more. The page is provided by the Giffords Law Center, a nonprofit devoted to preventing gun violence.
This Q&A discusses where firearms are prohibited by state law and where they may be prohibited by other means. Locations discussed include: college campuses and schools, polling places, courts, racetracks, airports, and several other places. "30.06" & "30.07" signage is also discussed.