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Hunting and Fishing Licenses and Stamps - Seniors, Veterans, and Military Personnel (Howard's Law)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Metzgar


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Repealing the annual fees for a resident consolidated senior sport fishing license and a resident senior hunting license; establishing that, under specified circumstances, a nonresident member of the armed forces of the United States is not required to obtain specified hunting or fishing licenses or stamps before hunting or fishing in the State; authorizing the Department of Natural Resources to issue specified lifetime complimentary fishing licenses and hunting licenses to specified veterans; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Metzgar, Adams, Afzali, Anderton, Angel, Arentz, D. Barnes, Beitzel, Brooks, Buckel, Cassilly, Ciliberti, Folden, Ghrist, Hornberger, Impallaria, Jacobs, Krimm, Long, Malone, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKay, W. Miller, Saab, Shoemaker, Szeliga, West, B. Wilson, and Wivell
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Armed Forces -see also- Military Department; Veterans
Elderly Persons -see also- Vulnerable Adults
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Hunting -see also- Trapping
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Natural Resources, Department of
Residency -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources
(10-301, 10-303, 4-216, 4-604, 4-607, 4-614, 4-745)

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November 28, 2017 12:59 P.M.