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New laws take effect with more pending

by | Sep 7, 2023 | Area News, Latest

More than 700 new Texas laws have taken effect with even more changes on the horizon. September 1 was the effective date for 774 bills passed by the Legislature and signed into law by the governor.

House Bill (HB) 3 puts an armed guard on every school campus in Texas while HB 6 makes fentanyl dealers eligible for the death penalty if their drugs kill a customer.

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