TX HB918 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 14-1)
Status: Passed on June 3 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-03 - Effective on 9/1/21
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to a license to carry a handgun for certain young adults who are protected under certain court orders related to family violence.

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Relating to a license to carry a handgun for certain young adults who are protected under certain court orders related to family violence.


Roll Calls

2021-05-18 - House - House concurs in Senate amendment(s) RV#1236 (Y: 131 N: 11 NV: 1 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2021-05-12 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 18 N: 12 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-05-12 - Senate - Rules suspended-Regular order of business (Y: 18 N: 12 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-05-11 - Senate - Vote recorded in Journal (Y: 18 N: 12 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-05-11 - Senate - Rules suspended-Regular order of business (Y: 18 N: 12 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-04-15 - House - Read 3rd time RV#257 (Y: 127 N: 18 NV: 1 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-04-14 - House - Amended RV#222 (Y: 134 N: 13 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2021-06-03 Effective on 9/1/21
2021-06-03 Signed by the Governor
2021-05-20 Sent to the Governor
2021-05-20SenateSigned in the Senate
2021-05-19HouseSigned in the House
2021-05-18HouseReported enrolled
2021-05-18SenateHouse concurs in Senate amendment(s)-reported
2021-05-18HouseText of Senate Amendment(s)
2021-05-18HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2021-05-18HouseRecord vote RV#1236
2021-05-18HouseHouse concurs in Senate amendment(s)
2021-05-12HouseSenate Amendments Analysis distributed
2021-05-12HouseSenate Amendments distributed
2021-05-12HouseSenate passage as amended reported
2021-05-12SenateRecord vote
2021-05-12SenateRead 3rd time
2021-05-12SenateRecord vote
2021-05-12SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2021-05-11SenateRecord vote
2021-05-11SenatePassed to 3rd reading as amended
2021-05-11SenateVote recorded in Journal
2021-05-11SenateAmendment(s) offered FA1 Hughes
2021-05-11SenateRead 2nd time
2021-05-11SenateRecord vote
2021-05-11SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2021-05-06SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2021-05-04SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2021-05-04SenateReported favorably w/o amendments
2021-05-03SenateConsidered in public hearing
2021-04-29SenateLeft pending 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#257
2021-04-15HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-14HouseRecord vote RV#222
2021-04-14HousePassed to engrossment as amended
2021-04-14HouseAmended 1-Martinez Fischer
2021-04-14HousePoint of order withdrawn (amendment) Rule 11, Section 2
2021-04-14HouseAmendment(s) offered 1-Martinez Fischer
2021-04-14HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-14HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2021-04-12HouseConsidered in Calendars
2021-04-09HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2021-04-08HouseCommittee report distributed
2021-04-08HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2021-04-01HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2021-04-01HouseConsidered in public hearing
2021-03-25HouseLeft pending in committee
2021-03-25HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2021-03-25HouseConsidered in public hearing
2021-03-25HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2021-03-01HouseReferred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
2021-03-01HouseRead first time


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=87R&Bill=HB918&RcdVtNo=222&Ch=H&Dt=04/14/2021
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=87R&Bill=HB918&RcdVtNo=257&Ch=H&Dt=04/15/2021
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/87r/pdf/87RSJ05-11-F.PDF#page=10
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/87r/pdf/87RSJ05-12-F.PDF#page=26
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=87R&Bill=HB918&RcdVtNo=1236&Ch=H&Dt=05/18/2021

Bill Comments