Minimum Caliber of Handgun Requirement removed for Texas LTC
You could always carry a 22 caliber pistol under the Texas CHL/LTC laws, but you had to test with a 32 caliber of higher. Not anymore!
Senate Bill 263 Effective: September 1, 2017
Caption: Relating to the handgun proficiency required to obtain or renew a license to carry a handgun.
- This bill removes the minimum caliber of handgun to be used in the handgun proficiency examination.
To read about all of the new laws (most of them taking affect September 1, 2017) visit: