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2016 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Wildlife Trafficking Prevention

Sponsored by:

Delegate Luedtke


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from purchasing, selling, offering for sale, or possessing with the intent to sell specified parts or products of specified animal species under specified circumstances, subject to specified exceptions; establishing specified penalties for a violation of the Act; requiring that fines and restitution imposed under the Act be credited to the Department of Natural Resources for the benefit of the Birdwatcher's Fund to be used for the preservation of nongame wildlife species and threatened or endangered species; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Luedtke, Atterbeary, Barkley, Carr, Frush, Healey, Hettleman, Holmes, Jalisi, Knotts, Lam, Moon, Morhaim, Platt, S. Robinson, Smith, Stein, and Turner
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0991
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Art, Music and Cultural Affairs -see also- Musms; Theat; etc
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Natural Resources, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Retail Sales
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources
(10-2A-06.1, 10-2B-01 through 10-2B-10)

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