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GAME, INLAND FISHERIES AND BOATING

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over to 2007 Session


Bear parts; sale thereof allowed when legally hunted. Amending 29.1-521 and 29.1-553; adding  29.1-402.1. (Patron-Watts, HB 1061 (F))
Boating; requires safety course and sets maximum speed limit for Smith Mountain Lake. Amending  29.1-748; adding  29.1-735.2; repealing  29.1-739.2. (Patron-Newman, SB 528 (C))
Boating safety course; mandatory for violating certain laws. Amending  29.1-746. (Patron-Byron, HB 870 (Chapter 23); Dudley, HB 1075 (I) See HB870)
Boating safety education; required for operation of motorboat or personal watercraft. Amending  29.1-748; adding  29.1-735.2. (Patron-Byron, HB 872 (C))
Boats; local control over operation. Adding  15.2-915.5. (Patron-Hanger, SB 695 (C))
Deer hunting; changes in provisions. Amending  29.1-521. (Patron-Stolle, SB 387 (C))
Dogs; releasing upon or near posted land, penalty. Amending 29.1-521. (Patron-Cole, HB 150 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; term inference replaces presumption relating to alleged offense. Amending 18.2-269, 29.1-738.3, and 46.2-341.27. (Patron-Moran, HB 1204 (C); Norment, SB 471 (C))
Executive branch supervisory boards; Attorney General to meet with appointed members and explain to them their duties, etc. Amending  29.1-102 and 29.1-108; adding  2.2-515.2. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 979 (I) See HB362)
Firearms Hunting Ordinances, Local; Report of Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (SJR 393, 2005). (SD 6)
Game and Inland Fisheries, Board of; Auditor of Public Accounts to conduct an annual audit of accounts. Amending  29.1-108. (Patron-Cline, HB 1131 (I) See HB362)
Game and Inland Fisheries, Board of; changes from supervisory board to policy board. Amending  2.2-106, 29.1-102, 29.1-103, and 29.1-109. (Patron-Morgan, HB 938 (I) See HB362)
Game and Inland Fisheries, Board of; changes manner in which appointments are made. Amending  29.1-102. (Patron-Cline, HB 1130 (I) See HB362)
Game and Inland Fisheries, Board of; duties thereof. Amending 29.1-102, 29.1-108, and 29.1-109. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 362 (Chapter 69); Stolle, SB 564 (Chapter 915))
Game wardens; Director of Department of Game and Inland Fisheries given power to appoint. Amending  29.1-200. (Patron-Morgan, HB 939 (F))
Game wardens of Department of Game and Inland Fisheries; commending their support of Hurricane Katrina relief efforts in Mississippi. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HJR 261 (P))
Hunters for Hungry; increases big game license to be allocated thereto. Amending  29.1-305 and 29.1-332. (Patron-Stolle, SB 718 (F))
Hunting on Sunday; allows localities to authorize. Amending 29.1-521. (Patron-Phillips, HB 632 (F); Ware, O., HB 711 (F))
Military personnel; free hunting and fishing licenses. Adding 29.1-303.4. (Patron-Wright, HB 6 (F))
Motor fuels taxes; elimination of refunds for fuels used in operating certain watercraft. Amending  58.1-2259 and 58.1-2289. (Patron-Hanger, SB 678 (F))
Motorboats; sets maximum speed limit on Smith Mountain Lake. (Patron-Dudley, HB 1078 (C))
Personal property tax; classification of watercraft. Amending 58.1-3506. (Patron-Morgan, HB 327 (Chapter 400))
Towing persons on water; adds inflatable tube to devices used therefor. Amending  29.1-742. (Patron-Dudley, HB 1076 (F))
Trapping; certain traps that are completely submerged to be visited every 72 hours. Amending  29.1-521. (Patron-Watkins, SB 83 (Chapter 215))
Trapping; certain traps that are completely submerged to be visited every 72 hours. Amending  29.1-521 and 29.1-530. (Patron-Nixon, HB 575 (Chapter 20))
Trout fishing; Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to issue special permits for handicapped. Amending  29.1-314. (Patron-Carrico, HB 5 (Chapter 8); Reynolds, SB 12 (Chapter 37))
Wildlife and fish restoration; Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to accept federal grant money related to Wildlife Restoration Act. Adding  29.1-103.1. (Patron-Lewis, HB 981 (Chapter 24))
Wildlife diseases; control thereof. Adding  29.1-103.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 172 (Chapter 12))
Youth resident trapping license; created. Adding  29.1-309.3. (Patron-Nixon, HB 574 (Chapter 70))
2006 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 11/07/06