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HUNTING LAWS AND PERMITS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over to 2009 Session


Apprentice hunting license; Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to issue. Amending  29.1-300.1; adding  29.1-300.4. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1175 (Chapter 18); Stolle, SB 617 (Chapter 416))
Bear hunting; clarifies time of day during hound training season. Amending  29.1-520. (Patron-Lohr, HB 886 (Chapter 31))
Hunting; hunter or any person who accompanies to wear blaze orange clothing during any firearms deer season. Amending  29.1-530.1. (Patron-Johnson, HB 872 (F))
Hunting; persons with bow and arrow or crossbow may hunt on Sundays. Amending  29.1-521. (Patron-Nichols, HB 1456 (F))
Hunting dogs; carrying weapons on another person’s property to retrieve prohibited. Amending  18.2-136. (Patron-Deeds, SB 263 (F))
Hunting on Sunday; allows hunting thereon. Amending  29.1-521. (Patron-Wagner, SB 524 (F))
Submerged traps; Board may adopt regulations for trappers to visit less frequently under specified conditions. Amending 29.1-521. (Patron-Ware, R.L., HB 115 (Chapter 161))
Trap identification; permits hunters to attach an identification number to traps. Amending  29.1-521. (Patron-Ware, R.L., HB 114 (Chapter 160))
Turkeys; localities to prohibit hunting with rifle. Adding 29.1-528.1. (Patron-Watkins, SB 365 (F))
Urban archery season; Board of Game and Inland Fisheries may incorporate regulations that are consistent with daily hunting provisions. Adding  29.1-513.1. (Patron-Stolle, SB 708 (F))
2008 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, and Resolutions - 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 12/19/08