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2018 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Wildlife Trafficking Prevention

Sponsored by:

Delegate Luedtke


In the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from purchasing, selling, offering for sale, or possessing with the intent to sell certain parts or products of certain animal species under certain circumstances, subject to certain exceptions; establishing 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 State Wildlife Management and Protection Fund to be used for the preservation of threatened or endangered species; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Luedtke, Atterbeary, Carr, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Holmes, Kaiser, Kramer, McCray, Robinson, and Waldstreicher
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0686 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Natural Resources, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Retail Sales
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources
(10-209, 10-2B-01 through 10-2B-09)

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February 14, 2018 4:17 P.M.