Fox and coyote penning; Class 1 misdemeanor for purpose of hunting or killing with dogs. (SB202)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria), Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington), Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Penning of fox and coyote; penalty.  Makes it a Class 1 misdemeanor for any person to erect or maintain an enclosure for the purpose of pursuing, hunting, or killing or attempting to pursue, hunt, or kill a fox or coyote with dogs. The bill also makes it a Class 1 misdemeanor to pursue, hunt, or kill or attempt to pursue, hunt, or kill a fox or coyote within such an enclosure with dogs. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102906D
  • 01/10/2012 Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
  • 02/09/2012 Continued to 2013 in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
  • 11/30/2012 Left in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources