Introduced in House Passed House Introduced in Senate Passed Senate Became Law
12/26/2019        

Waterfowl blinds; blinds in locality where certain hunting prohibited.

Directs the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries not to license any stationary waterfowl blind in any area in which a local governing body prohibits by ordinance the hunting of birds with a firearm.

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12/26/2019 House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100497D Open

            

2020 SESSION

    20100497D
    HOUSE BILL NO. 173
    Offered January 8, 2020
    Prefiled December 26, 2019
    A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 29.1-342.1, relating to waterfowl blinds in locality where certain hunting prohibited.
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    Patron-- Krizek (By Request)
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    Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
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    Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

    1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 29.1-342.1 as follows:

    29.1-342.1. Waterfowl blinds in locality where bird hunting with firearms prohibited.

    The Department shall not license any stationary waterfowl blind in any area in which a local governing body prohibits by ordinance the hunting of birds with a firearm.

    Picture Name From Date Type
    Paul E. Krizek D-Richmond Sponsor
    Date Branch Action
    01/29/2020 Senate Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
    01/28/2020 House House: VOTE: Passage (60-Y 36-N 1-A)
    01/22/2020 House House: Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (13-Y 9-N)
    01/22/2020 House House: Committee substitute printed 20106064D-H1
    01/20/2020 House House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N)
    01/14/2020 House House: Assigned ACNR sub: Chesapeake
    12/26/2019 House House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100497D
    12/26/2019 House House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
    Summary
    Congress - Bill Number Major Title
    Branch Vote Date Yes No Not Voting
    House 1/1/2111 12:00:00 AM 56 37 0
    House 1/22/2020 12:00:00 AM 13 9 0
    House 1/14/2020 12:00:00 AM 5 3 0
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    Directs the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries not to license any stationary waterfowl blind in any area in which a local governing body prohibits by ordinance the hunting of birds with a firearm.
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