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2015 Regular Session



Deer Hunting - Crop Damage Permit - Wild Venison

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


In the Senate - Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that specified provisions of law related to the sale of livestock apply to specified deer; providing that the Maryland Wholesome Meat Act applies to specified deer; requiring the Secretary of Agriculture and the Department of Natural Resources on or before October 1, 2016, to adopt regulations to establish requirements for the processing, inspection, labeling and sale of wild venison in the State; authorizing a person who holds a crop damage permit to hunt deer under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Middleton, Mathias, and Montgomery
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Hunting -see also- Trapping
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Meat, Poultry, Seafood -see also- Clams; Crabs; Oysters
Natural Resources, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Agriculture
(3-301, 4-103, 4-107, 4-123.1)
Article - Natural Resources
(10-404, 10-415)

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