HB 488 Model bow hunting; ordinances are to include times of day in which hunting can occur and limits.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Model bow hunting ordinance; penalty.  Directs the Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to develop model bow hunting ordinances for those counties and cities where the deer population is overabundant, resulting in conflicts between humans and deer. The ordinances are to include the times of day in which such hunting can occur and limits on how many deer can be killed. The localities adopting one of the model ordinances may impose a Class 3 misdemeanor on those persons violating the ordinance.

Full text:
01/12/10  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101119D  pdf | impact statement
02/03/10  House: Committee substitute printed 10104792D-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/02/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB488ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0512)  pdf

Status:
01/12/10  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101119D
01/12/10  House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/26/10  House: Assigned ACNRsub: #2 Natural Resources
01/27/10  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/03/10  House: Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/03/10  House: Committee substitute printed 10104792D-H1
02/04/10  House: Read first time
02/08/10  House: Read second time
02/08/10  House: Committee substitute agreed to 10104792D-H1
02/08/10  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB488H1
02/09/10  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/10  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/10  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/22/10  Senate: Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (12-Y 0-N)
02/23/10  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/10  Senate: Read third time
02/24/10  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/02/10  House: Enrolled
03/02/10  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB488ER)
03/02/10  House: Signed by Speaker
03/03/10  Senate: Signed by President
04/11/10  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 512 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/10  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0512)