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Bill S.2501 191st (Current)

An Act relative to outdoor heritage

Senate, March 19, 2020 -- The committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 468) of Anne M. Gobi, Jonathan D. Zlotnik and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation relative to outdoor heritage; the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 471) of Anne M. Gobi for legislation relative to hunting near a dwelling; the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 472) of Anne M. Gobi and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation relative to bow and arrow hunting season; the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 473) of Anne M. Gobi and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation to authorize the use of shotguns during bear hunting season; the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 474) of Anne M. Gobi and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation relative to the moose population in the Commonwealth; the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 476) of Anne M. Gobi and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation to enhance the management of problem wildlife; the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 479) of Anne M. Gobi and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation to regulate the use of trapping devices to take beaver and muskrat; the petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 487) of Donald F. Humason, Jr. and Jonathan D. Zlotnik for legislation relative to Sunday hunting; the petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 782) of Paul K. Frost relative to the powers and duties of the Director of the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife within the Department of Fisheries, Wildlife and Environmental Law Enforcement in the management and control of wildlife; the petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 835) of David K. Muradian, Jr., and others relative to the promulgation of regulations by the Director of Fisheries and Wildlife within the Department of Fisheries, Wildlife and Environmental Law Enforcement for the use and possession of shotgun ammunition types for the purposes of hunting; the petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 884) of William M. Straus for legislation to authorize bow and arrow hunting on Sundays; and the petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 887) of Alyson M. Sullivan and others relative to authorizing deer hunting on Sundays,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2501).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
Status:
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 3 actions for Bill S.2501
Date Branch Action
3/19/2020 Senate Reported from the committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
3/19/2020 Senate New draft of S468, S471, S472, S473, S474, S476, S479, S487, H782, H835, H884 and H887
3/19/2020 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means

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