Bill requires hotels to notify guests of gun-restriction policies

Posted: June 12, 2013 in Texas Firearm Laws
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via bizjournals.com,

“Hotels will have to adequately notify guests of gun restrictions or face penalties if a bill becomes law.

House Bill 333, authored by State Rep. Ryan Guillen, D-Rio Grande City, requires hotels that restrict the possession, storage or transporting of firearms to notify guests of such policies on their websites or when confirming reservations. Failure to comply will be a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of up to $100.

Supporters of the bill contend that hotels and lodging businesses may be confusing concealed handgun license holders and gun owners by not disclosing a gun policy in the business transaction’s terms or conditions.”

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