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Place of religious worship; carrying dangerous weapon.


Chief Patron:
Dick Black (R)

2019 Regular Session


As introduced. Carrying dangerous weapon to place of religious worship.

Repeals the statutory prohibition on carrying a gun, pistol, bowie knife, dagger, or other dangerous weapon, without good and sufficient reason, to a place of worship while a meeting for religious purposes is being held at such place.
  • Bill History

  • 10/15/2018 - Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100172D
  • 10/15/2018 - Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/21/2019 - Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (7-Y 6-N)
  • 01/22/2019 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
  • 01/23/2019 - Senate: Read second time and engrossed
  • 01/24/2019 - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)   Close Floor Vote
  • 02/04/2019 - House: Placed on Calendar
  • 02/04/2019 - House: Read first time
  • 02/04/2019 - House: Referred to Committee on Rules
  • 02/19/2019 - House: Left in Rules