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2016 Regular Session
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Helm, Krieger, Witt, Senator Roblan
Regular Sponsors: Representative Barnhart, Gomberg, McLain (Presession filed.)
Bill Title: Relating to violations of wildlife laws.
Catchline/Summary: Increases damages for unlawful taking or killing of wildlife.
Punishes certain violations of wildlife laws with mandatory revocation of licenses, permits and tags. Requires civil forfeiture of certain devices upon third conviction within 10-year period for violation of provision of wildlife laws or rule adopted pursuant to wildlife laws. Requires mandatory minimum incarceration of 180 days upon conviction for violation of wildlife laws or rule adopted pursuant to wildlife laws committed while subject to lifetime prohibition from obtaining licenses, permits and tags.] Expands provisions relating to parts unlawful to be removed from wildlife.
Chapter Number: Chapter 37
Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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