Texas Prohibited Weapons List Proposed Modification
While assault rifles are not on the Texas prohibited weapons list, the switchblade knife is on Texas prohibited weapons list. Rep. Harold Dutton has submitted a bill to legalize carrying switchblades. Dutton’s switchblades bill is before the Texas House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence with a House vote in approximately ninety days.
National Knife Rights Movement Gets Twist In Texas : NPR
“You never know what might happen when a lawmaker brings a gun to a knife fight.
But Second Amendment rights advocates are about to find out.
“I suppose, in part,” said state Rep. Harold Dutton, describing his plan to legalize carrying switchblades, “it’s political.”
Across the country, this has become the year of the knife. New federal rules will allow pocketknives on airplanes. And state legislatures from Tennessee to Kansas to Indiana to Alaska are considering measures to legalize the switchblade, the favored weapon of fictional midcentury street gangs.”
“Here in Texas, where weapons laws tend toward the permissive, switchblade legislation has advanced to the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=174113597
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Thirty states have none legalized carrying switchblades.
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Friday night and I need a fight, my motorcycle and a switchblade knife. A handful of grease and my head feels … m.tmi.me/OYTvZ
— Ian (@truckinnaked) March 23, 2013
Knife Rights Bill filed in Indiana to repeal switchblade ban: bit.ly/V3arAL
— Doug Ritter (@KnifeRights) January 12, 2013
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