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Two gun bills that would legalize the open carry of handguns in Texas are on a fast-track in the state Senate.
“I have asked the chair of the committee to schedule these two bills, and the Campus Carry (Senate Bill 11) bill which was referred last week, for a public hearing as soon as possible,” Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said in a statement Monday. ”Over the past week the senators have been working hard to build support and I look forward to working on these 2nd Amendment priorities.”
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