HB308

Moderators: carlson1, Charles L. Cotton

Locked

Topic author
MikeHoncho
Junior Member
Posts in topic: 3
Posts: 32
Joined: Thu Mar 22, 2012 6:22 pm

HB308

#1

Post by MikeHoncho »

I see that there has no movement on this excellent bill. Is there no support for it or is there some larger strategy in the works?

Opinions please.
User avatar

ALCSTUDIOS
Member
Posts in topic: 1
Posts: 83
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 6:59 pm
Location: Irving Tx

Re: HB308

#2

Post by ALCSTUDIOS »

I would like to know myself.
NRA,GOA,TFC TSRA & SAF member
User avatar

Charles L. Cotton
Site Admin
Posts in topic: 18
Posts: 17725
Joined: Wed Dec 22, 2004 9:31 pm
Location: Friendswood, TX
Contact:

Re: HB308

#3

Post by Charles L. Cotton »

Nothing secret in the works. It's being stalled.

Chas.

Ivan244
Junior Member
Posts in topic: 2
Posts: 23
Joined: Fri May 20, 2011 1:50 pm

Re: HB308

#4

Post by Ivan244 »

Charles L. Cotton wrote:Nothing secret in the works. It's being stalled.

Chas.
Mr. Cotton,

Stalled by committee members or by bill author? Are you considering a CTA on this bill?

Thank you
User avatar

Charles L. Cotton
Site Admin
Posts in topic: 18
Posts: 17725
Joined: Wed Dec 22, 2004 9:31 pm
Location: Friendswood, TX
Contact:

Re: HB308

#5

Post by Charles L. Cotton »

Ivan244 wrote:
Charles L. Cotton wrote:Nothing secret in the works. It's being stalled.

Chas.
Mr. Cotton,

Stalled by committee members or by bill author? Are you considering a CTA on this bill?

Thank you
This is unknown. No CTA is planned yet; we need to see what's going on first.

Chas.
User avatar

ELB
Senior Member
Posts in topic: 7
Posts: 7865
Joined: Tue May 22, 2007 9:34 pm
Location: Seguin

Re: HB308

#6

Post by ELB »

This is very disappointing. HB308 is much more important than any of the bills being advanced right now. I was afraid the OC thing would suck up so much attention and argument that it would allow more important bills to be quietly slow-rolled.
USAF 1982-2005
____________
“The only thing more enjoyable than seeing your opponent lose an election they rigged is seeing them lose an investigation they rigged.” Author unknown but dead on the mark.
User avatar

Charles L. Cotton
Site Admin
Posts in topic: 18
Posts: 17725
Joined: Wed Dec 22, 2004 9:31 pm
Location: Friendswood, TX
Contact:

Re: HB308

#7

Post by Charles L. Cotton »

Ivan244 wrote:
Charles L. Cotton wrote:Nothing secret in the works. It's being stalled.

Chas.
Mr. Cotton,

Stalled by committee members or by bill author? Are you considering a CTA on this bill?

Thank you
I need to modify my answer to your question. There's no way Rep. Springer is delaying this bill; he strongly believes it's the right thing to do. I have my suspects, but I can't say because I'm not sure.

Chas.

Topic author
MikeHoncho
Junior Member
Posts in topic: 3
Posts: 32
Joined: Thu Mar 22, 2012 6:22 pm

Re: HB308

#8

Post by MikeHoncho »

Any chance of a companion in the senate?

cowhow
Member
Posts in topic: 10
Posts: 63
Joined: Tue May 28, 2013 7:01 pm
Location: Fort Worth
Contact:

Re: HB308

#9

Post by cowhow »

I've been watching this bill as well. It's regrettable its being stalled. I'm on board with whatever needs to be done to get this bill untracked. I agree this bill is more important than any other on the agenda. Since I'd rather see our carry ability expanded and the 30.06 decriminalized this bill approaches that goal.
User avatar

Roger Howard
Senior Member
Posts in topic: 3
Posts: 449
Joined: Wed May 17, 2006 7:36 pm
Location: Texas City, TX

Re: HB308

#10

Post by Roger Howard »

ELB wrote:This is very disappointing. HB308 is much more important than any of the bills being advanced right now. I was afraid the OC thing would suck up so much attention and argument that it would allow more important bills to be quietly slow-rolled.
I'm with you there. I am all for regaining the rights we have lost due to poor legislation. For the last decade we have been slowly going forward in the terms of our 2nd Amendment rights. I would hate to see this bill stuck in committee.

Charles,
Thank you for keeping us updated.
If guns kill people, then I can blame mispelled words on my pencil

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.
User avatar

Jasonw560
Senior Member
Posts in topic: 4
Posts: 1294
Joined: Thu Dec 16, 2010 4:45 pm
Location: Harlingen, TX

Re: HB308

#11

Post by Jasonw560 »

Could 308 be added in as an amendment to the House CC bill?
NRA EPL pending life member

"The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people; it is an instrument for the people to restrain the government"- Patrick Henry
User avatar

Roger Howard
Senior Member
Posts in topic: 3
Posts: 449
Joined: Wed May 17, 2006 7:36 pm
Location: Texas City, TX

Re: HB308

#12

Post by Roger Howard »

Is there anything we can do to get this bill moving? I hate seeing this bill stalled.
If guns kill people, then I can blame mispelled words on my pencil

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.
User avatar

ELB
Senior Member
Posts in topic: 7
Posts: 7865
Joined: Tue May 22, 2007 9:34 pm
Location: Seguin

Re: HB308

#13

Post by ELB »

Roger Howard wrote:Is there anything we can do to get this bill moving? I hate seeing this bill stalled.
+1
USAF 1982-2005
____________
“The only thing more enjoyable than seeing your opponent lose an election they rigged is seeing them lose an investigation they rigged.” Author unknown but dead on the mark.

CJD
Senior Member
Posts in topic: 11
Posts: 457
Joined: Mon Feb 07, 2011 4:38 pm
Location: Conroe

Re: HB308

#14

Post by CJD »

Scheduled for public hearing on 3/24!
User avatar

ELB
Senior Member
Posts in topic: 7
Posts: 7865
Joined: Tue May 22, 2007 9:34 pm
Location: Seguin

Re: HB308

#15

Post by ELB »

CJD wrote:Scheduled for public hearing on 3/24!
:thumbs2:
USAF 1982-2005
____________
“The only thing more enjoyable than seeing your opponent lose an election they rigged is seeing them lose an investigation they rigged.” Author unknown but dead on the mark.
Locked

Return to “2015 Legislative Session”