LD 608 (subjects: HUNTING , SEASON )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=608&PID=1456&snum=127
- Rep. Jonathan Kinney of Limington: (R – District 22) — e-mail | Twitter
Rep. Gary Hilliard of Belgrade: (R – District 76) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Matthew Pouliot of Augusta: (R – District 86) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. John Picchiotti of Fairfield: (R – District 108) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Bradlee Farrin of Norridgewock: (R – District 111) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Michael Willette of Aroostook: (R – District 2) — e-mail | Facebook
|3/3/2015||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.
|3/5/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Davis of Piscataquis, REFERRED to the Committee on Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, in concurrence.|
|5/12/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Allow Junior, Senior and Veteran Hunters To Shoot Antlerless Deer on the Opening Day of Hunting Season
Sec. 1. 12 MRSA 11401-A is enacted to read:
11401-A. Opening day antlerless deer; youth, seniors and veterans
A person who possesses a valid junior hunting license, a person who is 65 years of age or older who possesses a valid hunting license or a veteran who possesses a valid hunting license may take an antlerless deer with a firearm on the first day of the regular deer hunting season established in section 11401. A person who takes an antlerless deer pursuant to this section must pay a registration fee of $10 at the time that person registers the antlerless deer. A person who is 65 years of age or older and a veteran may not take more than one antlerless deer pursuant to this section.
For purposes of this section, “veteran” means a person who served in the United States Armed Forces and was not dishonorably discharged.
This bill allows a licensed junior hunter, veteran or person who is 65 years of age or older to take an antlerless deer with a firearm on the first day of the regular deer hunting season and imposes a $10 deer registration fee.
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