Honorable Sid Miller, Chair, House Committee on Homeland Security & Public Safety
John S O'Brien, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB242 by Craddick (Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers to carry certain firearms.), As Introduced
The bill would amend the Government Code to authorize honorably retired peace officers to carry certain firearms with photo identification issued by a federal, state or local law enforcement agency.
The bill would repeal Subchapter H, Chapter 614, Government Code relating to certain retired peace officers' identification cards and eligibility for weapons proficiency certification.
The bill would take effect September 1, 2011.
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