Introduced by Rep. Frank Foster (R) on January 30, 2013
To eliminate the concealed pistol license firing range training requirement for veterans and active duty military, and exempt "peace officers" from the law's classroom and range training requirement. The bill would also exempt retired federal law enforcement officers who carried a firearm during their employment from the “gun free zone” provision of the concealed pistol permit law. This provision prohibits regular citizens who have received a permit after meeting the background check and training requirements, from carrying a pistol in specified places including schools, stadiums, bars, etc. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on January 30, 2013
Reported in the House on November 7, 2013
With the recommendation that the amendments be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered in the House on November 7, 2013
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on November 7, 2013