Contact info for the Texas senator and representative who will (according to the article) be receiving the ban proposal on Friday–ask them not to file or support breed-specific legislation.
Senator Kevin Eltife: http://www.senate.state.tx.us/75r/senate/members/dist1/dist1.htm#form
Representative Chuck Hopson: http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/member-page/email/?district=11&session=81
East Texans push for ban on Pit Bulls
Posted: Nov 11, 2010 5:50 PM CST
By Sara Story
TYLER, TX (KLTV) – […]A group of East Texans are pushing for a state-wide ban on Pit Bulls, and a first draft of the legislation will be presented to state senators on Friday.[…]
Kent also said if a ban is not enacted, a provision would allow people to own Pit Bulls only if they’re kept secure.
“We are talking about 8 foot fences, covered on the top that go one foot into the ground. Secure locks, so children can’t get into them,” Kent said.[…]
Kent said she will present the first draft of the legislation to State Senator Eltife and State Representative Hopson on Friday.
Full article retrieved 11/11/10 from http://www.kltv.com/Global/story.asp?S=13488499