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.
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Disclaimer: The State Law Library cannot tell you what a law means for your situation.
This act, "Machine Guns, Destructive Devices, and Certain Other Firearms," regulates certain types of weapons such as machine guns and firearm silencers. This chapter includes provisions enacted by the National Firearms Act (1934).