The Texas Handgun Association is a professional association of handgun licensees and instructors, law enforcement, and concerned citizens.

The specific objectives and purposes of the Texas Handgun Association are:
  • To promote the continuation and improvement of the Texas License to Carry (LTC) Law.

  • To represent the standards and concerns of members to the general public, news media, Texas DPS, and legislators.

  • To promote responsible firearms safety, ownership and use in our communities.

  • To provide current information to members about the laws, lesson plans and topics related to the LTC program.

  • To promote high standards of instruction and training.

  • To support the right of responsible, law-abiding citizens to own, keep and lawfully carry firearms for personal protection.

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