Texas State Law

Code Section
Penal §§46.05, et seq.

Illegal Arms
Machine gun; short-barreled firearm; silencer; armor piercing ammunition; zip gun; explosive weapon

Waiting Period
None

Who May Not Own
1. Convicted felon within 5 yrs. of release or parole; 2. Sale, rental, lease, or gift to minor under 18 without parental consent; 3. Confined in penal institution.

Law Prohibiting Firearms On or Near School Grounds
Felony. Penal 46.03, 46.11


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