HB0410 (CH0664)

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Natural Resources - Poaching Restitution Act of 2016

Sponsored by:

Delegate O'Donnell


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 664

Synopsis:Requiring a court to order a person convicted of poaching deer on any land in the State to pay the State specified restitution and to perform 40 to 80 hours of community service under specified circumstances; requiring the restitution collected under the provisions of the Act to be credited to the State Wildlife Management and Protection Fund; encouraging the Department of Natural Resources in cooperation with local law enforcement agencies to develop time-sensitive approaches to deer poaching; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates O'Donnell, Aumann, Beitzel, Holmes, Arentz, and Carey
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0266
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2016
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Hearings, Office of
Administrative Office of the Courts
Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Hunting -see also- Trapping
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Natural Resources, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources
(10-101, 10-1102, 10-212, 10-1101.1)

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