SB0266 (CH0663)

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2016 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Poaching Restitution Act of 2016

Sponsored by:

Senator Salling


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 663

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 investigating reports of deer poaching; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Salling, Astle, Jennings, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0410
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2016
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Hearings, Office of
Administrative Office of the Courts
Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
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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