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  S.B. No. 741
 
 
 
 
AN ACT
  relating to restrictive covenants regarding firearms or firearm
  ammunition.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Chapter 202, Property Code, is amended by adding
  Section 202.020 to read as follows:
         Sec. 202.020.  REGULATION OF FIREARMS OR FIREARM AMMUNITION.  
  A property owners' association may not include or enforce a
  provision in a dedicatory instrument that prohibits, restricts, or
  has the effect of prohibiting or restricting any person who is
  otherwise authorized from lawfully possessing, transporting, or
  storing a firearm, any part of a firearm, or firearm ammunition, as
  well as the otherwise lawful discharge of a firearm.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
 
 
 
 
 
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 741 passed the Senate on
  April 17, 2019, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays 0.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Secretary of the Senate    
 
         I hereby certify that S.B. No. 741 passed the House on
  May 22, 2019, by the following vote:  Yeas 106, Nays 38, two
  present not voting.
 
 
  ______________________________
  Chief Clerk of the House   
 
 
 
  Approved:
 
  ______________________________ 
              Date
 
 
  ______________________________ 
            Governor