Maine LD 570: An Act To Authorize the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife To Postpone or Cancel an Open Hunting Season

LD 570 (subjects: INLAND FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE DEPT , ENDANGERED SPECIES PROGRAM )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=570&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text & Amendments | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. Steve Wood of Sabattus: (R – District 57) — e-mail

5 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
2/26/2015 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.
2/26/2015 Senate On motion by Senator Davis of Piscataquis, REFERRED to the Committee on Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, in concurrence.
4/14/2015 House CONSENT CALENDAR – FIRST DAY
On OBJECTION of Representative McCABE of Skowhegan REMOVED.
The Committee Report was READ.
On motion of Representative McCABE of Skowhegan, TABLED pending ACCEPTANCE of the Committee Report.

Later today assigned.
4/14/2015 House Unfinished Business
4/16/2015 House Unfinished Business
4/21/2015 House Unfinished Business
4/23/2015 House Unfinished Business
4/28/2015 House Speaker laid before the House
Subsequently, the Committee Report was ACCEPTED.
The Bill was READ ONCE.
Under suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
On motion of Representative SHAW of Standish, House Amendment “A” (H-89) was READ and ADOPTED.
The Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by House Amendment “A” (H-89).
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
4/29/2015 Senate Report READ and ACCEPTED, in concurrence. READ ONCE House Amendment “A” (H-89) READ and ADOPTED , in concurrence. ASSIGNED FOR SECOND READING NEXT LEGISLATIVE DAY.
4/30/2015 Senate COMMITTEE ON BILLS IN THE SECOND READING REPORTS NO FURTHER VERBAL AMENDMENTS NECESSARY, Senator Saviello, Senate Chair. REPORT ACCEPTED.
READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY House Amendment “A” (H-89), in concurrence.
Ordered sent down forthwith.
5/5/2015 House PASSED TO BE ENACTED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
5/6/2015 Senate PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Bill Text & Amendments

Important Note: The bill text below presents L.D. 570 as originally introduced. L.D. 570 was changed by the legislature through amendment. To understand the impact of this legislation in proper context, be sure to read adopted amendment text, available here: H-A (H-89) .

An Act To Authorize the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife To Postpone or Cancel an Open Hunting Season

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 12 MRSA 10105, sub- 17 is enacted to read:

17. Postpone or cancel the start of an open hunting season. Notwithstanding any provision of subpart 4, the commissioner, based on sound scientific wildlife management principles, may postpone or cancel an open hunting season on any game species if it is necessary for wildlife conservation purposes.

SUMMARY

This bill authorizes the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to postpone or cancel an open hunting season if, based on principles of sound scientific wildlife management, it is necessary for wildlife conservation purposes.

Patterns of Support

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Note: Maine Clean Elections Act (MCEA) Qualified candidates only accept a small dollar value of initial contributions early in their campaigns, pledge not to accept further campaign contributions from private sources, and receive public funding for their campaigns. MCEA Non-Qualified candidates choose not to obtain public funding and instead are free to accept campaign contributions from individuals, party committees, political action committees and business sources.


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