Texas Governor signs bill to repeal the ban of switchblade knives

Texas Governor Rick Perry on Friday. June 14th, signed the Texas Switchblade Ban Repeal Bill, HB1862, the culmination of an aggressive lobbying effort by knife rights activists and knife enthusiasts.

This repeal goes into effect on September 1, 2013. Please note that all other knife restrictions in Texas law, as well as existing local restrictions such as in San Antonio, remain in effect.