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Gun Laws

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.

Practice Aids

Online Resource Available from the State Law Library

These e-books and databases contain information on gun law and criminal law. These e-books can be viewed by those who have signed up for a free library card with the State Law Library. Only Texas residents are eligible to sign up. Signing up is free.