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Campus Carry

Campus Carry Overview*

Senate Bill 11, commonly referred to as the campus carry law, relates to the carrying of handguns on the campuses of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education; providing a criminal penalty.

  • The effective date of this law for a public junior college including Lone Star College is Aug. 1, 2017.
  • Open carry is specifically prohibited by this bill.
  • Authorizes posting of a sign under Penal Code Section 30.06 with respect to any portion of a premises on which license holders may not carry.

To carry on Lone Star College campuses:

  • Must have a LTC (license to carry) or CHL (concealed handgun license)
  • Weapon must be concealed at all times
  • Follow Penal Code 30.06

*Source: Texas Department of Public Safety

Violations of the campus carry policy should be reported to Lone Star College Police.

For additional information please send your question or comment to CampusCarry@LoneStar.Edu.

Descripción general de portación en campus*

El Proyecto de Ley del Senado n.º 11, al que comúnmente se hace referencia como “la ley de portación en campus”, se relaciona con la portación de revólveres en campus y en otros lugares relacionados con instituciones de educación superior, y aplica sanciones penales.

  • La fecha de entrada en vigencia de esta ley para las escuelas semisuperiores públicas, entre ellas Lone Star College, es el 1 de agosto de 2017.
  • Este proyecto de ley prohíbe específicamente la portación a la vista.
  • Autoriza la colocación de un letrero en virtud de la Sección 30.06 del Código Penal en cuanto a cualquier parte de las instalaciones en la cual los titulares de licencias no puedan portar.

Para portar armas en los campus de Lone Star College:

  • Debe contar con una LTC (licencia para portar) o CHL (licencia de revólver oculto)
  • El arma debe estar oculta todo el tiempo
  • Debe respetar la sección 30.06 del Código Penal

*Fuente: Departamento de Seguridad Pública de Texas

Las violaciones de la política de portación en campus deben informarse a la Policía de Lone Star College.

Hoja informativa del estudiante

Más información: CampusCarry@LoneStar.Edu


Exclusionary Zones

Following Penal Code 30.06, Lone Star College has set up exclusionary zones which prohibits the carry of concealed weapons. Each campus maintains a list of locations which serve as exclusionary zones.




LSC-North Harris


LSC-University Park

LSC-System Office

To request a room or area to be considered by the Campus Carry Advisory Committee for designation as an exclusionary zone please submit the following form:

Lone Star College Campus Carry Task Force


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