LD 424 (subjects: HUNTING , REGULATIONS )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=424&PID=1456&snum=127
- Rep. Dale Crafts of Lisbon: (R – District 56) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Roger Reed of Carmel: (R – District 103) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Stanley Short of Pittsfield: (I – District 106) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. John Picchiotti of Fairfield: (R – District 108) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Peter Lyford of Eddington: (R – District 129) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Ricky Long of Sherman: (R – District 145) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Paul Davis of Piscataquis: (R – District 4) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. David Burns of Washington: (R – District 6) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Michael Thibodeau of Waldo: (R – District 11) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|2/12/2015||House||Committee on Inland Fisheries and Wildlife suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on INLAND FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/12/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Davis of Piscataquis, REFERRED to the Committee on Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, in concurrence.|
|5/20/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Allow the Use of Suppressors for Hunting Nuisance Wildlife
Sec. 1. 12 MRSA 11214, sub- 1, C, as enacted by PL 2003, c. 414, Pt. A, 2 and affected by c. 614, 9, is amended to read:
(1) Military organizations authorized by law to bear arms or to the National Guard in the performance of its duty; or
(2) The use or possession of such a firearm for the purpose of killing a wild animal or wild turkey under the authority of section 12401 or 12402;
This bill allows a person to use a firearm fitted or contrived with a device for deadening the sound of explosion to kill wild animals or wild turkeys that are damaging crops, orchards or property or harming domestic animals.
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This information about LD 424 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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