SB0046 (CH0463)

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Hunting and Fishing Licenses - Active Military, Former Prisoners of War, Recipients of the Purple Heart Award, and Disabled Veterans

Sponsored by:

Senator Simonaire


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 463

Synopsis:Authorizing the Department of Natural Resources to issue lifetime complimentary fishing licenses to an out-of-state person who certifies that the person is a former prisoner of war or a 100% service connected disabled American veteran if the person's state of residence extends similar privileges to specified individuals; requiring the Department to submit a specified report to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before December 31, 2019; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Simonaire, Hough, Kagan, Salling, Waugh, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0004
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Armed Forces -see also- Military Department; Veterans
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
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, 4-604, 4-607, 4-614, 4-745)

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November 28, 2017 1:08 P.M.