Bill to reduce handgun license fee in Texas reaches Gov. Greg Abbott’s desk

| May 18, 2017

Bill to reduce handgun license fee in Texas reaches Gov. Greg Abbott’s desk

The proposal, Senate Bill 16, would reduce the first-time fee for a license to carry from $140 to $40 and the annual renewal fee from $70 to $40. The fee would cover the Department of Public Safety’s cost to administer the license program as well as $27 needed for county, state and federal background checks, according to the bill’s author, state Sen. Robert Nichols, R-Jacksonville.

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