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"AUSTIN (AP) — Texas lawmakers on Thursday negotiated a final version of a bill allowing licensed open carry of handguns, easing concerns of police and priming it for a vote that would send it to Gov. Greg Abbott.""A final vote could come as early as Friday. The legislative session ends Monday."http://kxan.com/2015/05/28/texas-lawmakers-reach-agreement-on-open-carry-bill/ It appears that Texas will be adopting Minnesota style permitted open carry of modern handguns in spite of Mr. Watkins' efforts.