I'm licensed to carry, living in Dallas County. Currently considering a move, my wife has found a house she likes in Allen. She looks at the house, I look at what liberties we'll have living in the house, including HOA regulations (basically, anyone who cares about liberties will be anti-HOA anyway), zoning ordinances, et cetera. The Allen municipal code says this: The Allen code references this state code: So, I'm confused. Apparently the state Attorney General has confirmed the right of municipalities to regulate the discharge of firearms, but the Allen code doesn't provide any self-defense exceptions, not even on one's own property or within one's own home.