Texas Property Code

Sec. § 94.257
Possession of Firearm or Firearm Ammunition on Leased Premises

Unless possession of a firearm or firearm ammunition on a landlord’s property is prohibited by state or federal law, a landlord may not prohibit a tenant or a tenant’s guest from lawfully possessing, carrying, transporting, or storing a firearm, any part of a firearm, or firearm ammunition:


in the tenant’s manufactured home;


in a vehicle located in a parking area provided for tenants or tenants’ guests by the landlord of the leased premises; or


in other locations controlled by the landlord as necessary to:


enter or exit the tenant’s manufactured home;


enter or exit the leased premises; or


enter or exit a vehicle on the leased premises or located in a parking area provided by the landlord for tenants or tenants’ guests.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 39 (H.B. 302), Sec. 7, eff. September 1, 2019.

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