|LICENSE TO CARRY (LTC) HANDGUN COURSE
|EPH 6:13 WHEREFORE TAKE UP THE WHOLE ARMOR OF GOD, THAT YE MAY BE ABLE TO WITHSTAND IN THE EVIL DAY, AND, HAVING DONE ALL, TO STAND.
|NEW PROCESSES FOR APPLYING FOR A NEW LICENSE
|MAINTENANCE AND SAFETY OF THE WEAPON
If the instructor finds that a weapon is unsafe, then the instructor will
reject the weapon for use in training and qualifications. The instructor
may require that any handgun be secured or removed from course premises.
|INSPECTION OF HANDGUNS
|MANDATORY EQUIPMENT FOR LTC INSTRUCTION COURSE
|The following ammunition companies are the only ones allowed to be used
during the Concealed Handgun Instruction Course with PTS Services.
FEDERAL CARTRIDGE CO.
FIOCCHI OF AMERICA, INC.
HORNADY MFG. CO.
PLEASE NOTE: This is not to indicate that other ammunition companies do not
manufacture quality ammunition. Those listed are the only ones approved for use
on Ranges in use by PTS Services.
|S.A.A.M.I. APPROVED AMMUNITION LIST
|TEXAS STATE LTC FEE SCHEDULE
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Concealed Handgun Licensing.
Open Carry / House Bill 910 Effective: January 1, 2016
Caption: Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to
openly carry a holstered handgun; creating criminal offense.
Authorizes individuals to obtain a license to openly carry a handgun in the same places
that allow the licensed carrying of a concealed handgun with some exceptions. (See
"Exceptions" below for more information.)
Unconcealed handguns, loaded or unloaded, must be carried in a shoulder or belt holster.
Individuals who hold a valid LTC may continue to carry with valid existing license.
A separate license will not be required to open carry. No additional fee will be required.
Individuals currently licensed will not be required to attend additional training. Training
curriculum for new applicants will be updated to reflect the new training requirements
related to the use of restraint holsters and methods to ensure the secure carrying of
openly carried handguns. The new curriculum will be required for all classes beginning
January 1, 2016.
The eligibility criteria to obtain a license to carry do not change.
The department will be updating website, forms and training materials to reference
License to Carry (LTC) instead of Concealed Handgun License (LTC).
Changes to the laminated license are being developed and will be implemented at a later
Private businesses may post signs to indicate entry on the property with a handgun by a
license holder is forbidden. Penal Code Section 30.06 provides the language to be
included on signs to indicate license holders are forbidden to carry concealed.
Penal Code Section 30.07 provides the language to be included on signs to indicate
license holders are forbidden to open carry.
Posting of both signs is an indication by the business that license holders are forbidden
to carry concealed or openly.
Open carry is not permitted by a license holder regardless of whether the handgun is
|The Texas State LTC Schedule Fee For Veterans for
original/renewal applications is $25.