Honorable Joseph Pickett, Chair, House Committee on Homeland Security & Public Safety
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB3370 by Craddick (Relating to the authority of certain retired peace officers to carry certain firearms.), As Introduced
The bill would amend the Occupations Code to expand the authority of the head of a law enforcement agency to certify firearm qualifications for certain qualified retired peace officers. The bill would also amend the Penal Code to authorize carrying weapons by certain qualified retired peace officers in places where weapons are prohibited. It is assumed the costs of implementing the provisions of the bill could be absorbed within current resources. The bill would take effect September 1, 2013.
405 Department of Public Safety, 407 Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education
UP, ESi, AI, JAW