TX HB1407 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 13-0)
Status: Passed on June 18 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-18 - Effective on 9/1/21
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a license holder in a motor vehicle.

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Relating to the carrying of a handgun by a license holder in a motor vehicle.


Roll Calls

2021-05-20 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 28 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-20 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 28 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-20 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 28 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-20 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 28 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-15 - House - Read 3rd time RV#248 (Y: 97 N: 47 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2021-04-14 - House - Amendment withdrawn RV#219 (Y: 89 N: 56 NV: 1 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2021-06-18 Effective on 9/1/21
2021-06-18 Signed by the Governor
2021-05-26 Sent to the Governor
2021-05-26SenateSigned in the Senate
2021-05-25HouseSigned in the House
2021-05-24HouseReported enrolled
2021-05-23HouseSenate passage reported
2021-05-20SenateRecord vote
2021-05-20SenateRead 3rd time
2021-05-20SenateRecord vote
2021-05-20SenateThree day rule suspended
2021-05-20SenateVote recorded in Journal
2021-05-20SenateRead 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading
2021-05-20SenateVote recorded in Journal
2021-05-20SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2021-05-19SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2021-05-12SenateNot again placed on intent calendar
2021-05-10SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2021-05-05SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2021-05-04SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2021-05-04SenateRecommended for local & uncontested calendar
2021-05-04SenateReported favorably w/o amendments
2021-05-03SenateConsidered in public hearing
2021-04-29SenateLeft pending in committee
2021-04-29SenateTestimony taken in committee
2021-04-29SenateConsidered in public hearing
2021-04-29SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2021-04-19SenateReferred to State Affairs
2021-04-19SenateRead first time
2021-04-19SenateReceived from the House
2021-04-15HouseReported engrossed
2021-04-15HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2021-04-15HouseRecord vote RV#248
2021-04-15HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-14HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2021-04-14HouseRecord vote RV#219
2021-04-14HousePassed to engrossment
2021-04-14HouseAmendment withdrawn 1-A. Johnson
2021-04-14HousePoint of order withdrawn (amendment) Rule 11, Section 2, and Rule 11, Section 3; Article III, Section 35
2021-04-14HouseAmendment(s) offered 1-A. Johnson
2021-04-14HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-14HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2021-04-12HouseConsidered in Calendars
2021-04-09HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2021-04-09HouseCommittee report distributed
2021-04-08HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2021-04-01HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2021-04-01HouseConsidered in public hearing
2021-03-18HouseLeft pending in committee
2021-03-18HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2021-03-18HouseConsidered in public hearing
2021-03-18HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2021-03-05HouseReferred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
2021-03-05HouseRead first time


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=87R&Bill=HB1407&RcdVtNo=219&Ch=H&Dt=04/14/2021
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=87R&Bill=HB1407&RcdVtNo=248&Ch=H&Dt=04/15/2021
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/87r/pdf/87RSJ05-20-F.PDF#page=17

Bill Comments