HB 2098 Deer; hunting with certain sight devices.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Hunting with certain sight devices. Prohibits the use of a firearm equipped with a sighting device other than iron or open sights between one hour after sunset and one hour before sunrise. Any person who violates this provision (i) is guilty of a Class 2 misdemeanor, (ii) will lose his hunting privileges for the next license year, and (iii) will have to forfeit his firearm. In addition, if the person is found hunting during the prohibited period, he is subject to a separate penalty of a Class 2 misdemeanor.

Full text:
01/10/01  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/10/01 013962600  pdf | impact statement
01/26/01  House: Printed as engrossed 013962600-E  pdf | impact statement
02/19/01  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2098ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/14/01  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0112)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/10/01  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/10/01 013962600
01/10/01  House: Referred to Committee on Conservation and Natural Resources
01/24/01  House: Reported from Cons. & Nat. Res. w/amd (21-Y 0-N)
01/25/01  House: Read first time
01/26/01  House: Read second time
01/26/01  House: Committee amendment agreed to
01/26/01  House: Engrossed by House as amended
01/26/01  House: Printed as engrossed 013962600-E
01/29/01  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/29/01  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
01/29/01  House: Communicated to Senate
01/30/01  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/01  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/12/01  Senate: Reported from A. C. & N. R. (15-Y 0-N)
02/13/01  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/01  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/01  Senate: Read third time
02/14/01  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/01  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/01  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2098ER)
02/21/01  House: Enrolled
02/22/01  House: Signed by Speaker
02/22/01  Senate: Signed by President
03/13/01  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 112 (effective 7/1/01)
03/14/01  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0112)