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by jmorris
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: CPR Bill?
Replies: 3
Views: 343

Re: CPR Bill?

Here's the list of new firearms laws set to go into effect on 9/1. I don't see that one listed. https://guides.sll.texas.gov/gun-laws/#s-lg-box-wrapper-25371859 I think it was primarily aimed at driver's licenses with LTC along for the ride so that's why you don't see it on the firearm bills list.
by jmorris
Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: San Marcos city council moves to ban carry at meetings - vote postponed
Replies: 10
Views: 758

Vote postponed

On Tuesday evening, the San Marcos City Council discussed Resolution 2019-138R, which bans the concealed carry of handguns by License To Carry holders in rooms where open meetings of the City Council or any city board, committee or commission are held, and requires notice to be given through the pos...
by jmorris
Mon Aug 05, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: San Marcos city council moves to ban carry at meetings - vote postponed
Replies: 10
Views: 758

Re: San Marcos city council moves to ban carry at meetings

jb2012 wrote:
Mon Aug 05, 2019 6:48 pm
I guess they didn’t learn their lesson with the Hays County government building.
They are not making the city buildings 06/07, just posting all open city meeting while in progress. That is allowed. The resolution will be considered at tomorrow's meeting. Just trying to give a heads up.
by jmorris
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Gun and/or Self-Defense Related Political Issues
Topic: TX: San Antonio Fogo de Chao kicks out cop, apologizes
Replies: 25
Views: 835

Re: TX: San Antonio Fogo de Chao kicks out cop, apologizes

And in counterpoint, De Wese:s Tip Top Cafe is offering a 30% discount until August 3rd for LEOs and LTC holders. Yes, they say CHL in the article. I commented and the author acknowledged but it has been corr. https://www.ktsa.com/local-diner-offers-discount-to-officers-and-chl-holders-to-show-suppo...
by jmorris
Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Topographical maps
Replies: 32
Views: 1694

Re: Topographical maps

I used to have a program, can't remember the name now, that did really nice topo maps. It was shareware, used what was thenTerraserver (at the free level), could create maps of just the area you wanted at various scales. I'd print onto water resistant paper. Then Microsoft brought Terraserver and th...
by jmorris
Mon Jul 22, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Just a matter of perspective
Replies: 4
Views: 879

Just a matter of perspective

...LOCATION...LOCATION You may have heard on the news about a Southern California man who was put under 72-hour psychiatric observation when it was found he owned 100 guns and allegedly had 100,000 rounds of ammunition stored in his home. The house also featured a secret escape tunnel. By Southern C...
by jmorris
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: How To Renew LTC Starting In September?
Replies: 4
Views: 1842

Re: How To Renew LTC Starting In September?

All I know is from the bill. https://capitol.texas.gov/tlodocs/86R/billtext/pdf/HB01078F.pdf#navpanes=0 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this subchapter, the department shall waive any fee required for the issuance of an original or renewed license under this subchapter if at the time of t...
by jmorris
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: General Texas CHL Discussion
Topic: How To Renew LTC Starting In September?
Replies: 4
Views: 1842

Re: How To Renew LTC Starting In September?

I suppose you'll upload a copy of your training certificate, just like we do supporting documents now.
by jmorris
Sat Jul 06, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: Transferring a Handgun to My Adult Son
Replies: 20
Views: 3012

Re: Transferring a Handgun to My Adult Son

.......... puma guy, I didn't know that they were using 4473s as far back as 1968. Anyway, when I bought it from a private seller at a gun show (don't remember the year, but it was nearly 10 years ago), of course I didn't fill out a 4473. He gave me the gun, I gave him the money and that was it. So...
by jmorris
Wed Jul 03, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Why is our forum's URL suffix .com instead or .org?
Replies: 8
Views: 1263

Re: Why is our forum's URL suffix .com instead or .org?

Yeah, way back in the dark ages the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) was pretty strict about differentiating between types but now days anybody can get anything. Many organizations will buy all the suffixes they can get and just redirect all to the main URL.
by jmorris
Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: General Gun, Shooting & Equipment Discussion
Topic: NRA Life - $750
Replies: 2
Views: 2731

NRA Life - $750

I've seen a few people mention thinking about upgrading to life membership so I wanted to insure that everyone knew that currently it's been reduced to $750 through a recruiter. Of course, I'm putting my link down here.

https://membership.nrahq.org/forms/sign ... d=XI029970
by jmorris
Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Anti drone equipment
Replies: 36
Views: 2711

Re: Anti drone equipment

The FAA regulates drones as aircraft and you should know that even threatening to intentionally damage or destroy an aircraft is a federal felony. Actually doing so is also a federal felony. The feds have yet to prosecute someone for doing so yet, however there is word that the FAA is working with ...
by jmorris
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Anti drone equipment
Replies: 36
Views: 2711

Re: Anti drone equipment

I bet I could get it with a pellet rifle. I bet you could! FWIW, a .22 pellet from a PCP rifle has more energy than a tiny .177. As long as his camera doesn't catch the rifle and it isn't illegal in your municipality, things might work out. But I am NOT advocating you do that, mmmkay? Don't forget ...
by jmorris
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Ask Amy...
Replies: 46
Views: 3023

Re: Ask Amy...

crazy2medic wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:24 am
Where in the heck did she get that 7 States ban hollowpoints? I can only find one New Jersey!
11 states. That's probably armor piercing. She (or her research team) has no clue about the difference.

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