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#5681600 - 04/02/15 04:14 PM Question for CHL instructors
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Assuming you have a CHL and are carrying in your auto. If you are stopped by an leo and your weapon is not concealed....are you in violation of the law???
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#5681626 - 04/02/15 04:35 PM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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Yes-- but I'm not an instructor

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#5681743 - 04/02/15 06:00 PM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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Thanks..I was asked by a friend who just got his CHL. And I couldn't answer him. I don't remember that they covered that when I got mine 7 years ago...although I do conceal in the car or not. I guess a good CHL instructor would be certain to cover it today.


Edited by billybob (04/02/15 06:01 PM)
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#5682601 - 04/03/15 09:43 AM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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It's not really a chl issue I think it's moreso covered under the castle law, either way though it must be concealed.
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#5685522 - 04/05/15 05:10 PM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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Must be concealed.
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#5686387 - 04/06/15 10:26 AM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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in the pocket of the door considered concealed?
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#5686501 - 04/06/15 11:25 AM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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As long as you cannot see it easily without moving something in plain sight.
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#5686690 - 04/06/15 01:10 PM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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Garrett,

I keep a pistol (in a holster) in my driver's side door panel. Me left leg effectively covers the pistol, especially if I push my leg up against the door. I've been pulled over more than once, explained to the officer that I had a loaded handgun in the door panel, and have never had a problem.

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#5692258 - 04/09/15 01:41 PM Re: Question for CHL instructors [Re: billybob]
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GC §411.171. DEFINITIONS. In this subchapter:

(3) “Concealed handgun” means a handgun, the presence of which is not
openly discernible to the ordinary observation of a reasonable person.


PC §46.02. UNLAWFUL CARRYING WEAPONS. (a) A person commits an
offense if the person intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly carries on or about his
or her person a handgun, illegal knife, or club if the person is not:
(1) on the person’s own premises or premises under the person’s control; or
(2) inside of or directly en route to a motor vehicle or watercraft that is owned
by the person or under the person’s control.
(a-1) A person commits an offense if the person intentionally, knowingly, or
recklessly carries on or about his or her person a handgun in a motor vehicle or
watercraft that is owned by the person or under the person’s control at any time in
which:
(1) the handgun is in plain view;
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