Hunters; required to identify himself when retrieving hunting dogs from landowner's property. (SB884)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Retrieving hunting dogs. Requires hunters retrieving their hunting dogs from a landowner's property to identify themselves when requested by the landowner. A hunter who refuses to identify himself is guilty of a Class 4 misdemeanor. Read the Bill »


03/09/2007: signed by governor


01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072513724
01/08/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2007Committee substitute printed 077791724-S1
01/16/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2007Read second time
01/17/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/17/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077791724-S1
01/17/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB884S1
01/18/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/18/2007Communicated to House
01/25/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB884S1)
02/02/2007Placed on Calendar
02/02/2007Read first time
02/02/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/12/2007Read second time
02/13/2007Read third time
02/13/2007Passed House (92-Y 5-N)
02/20/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB884ER)
02/20/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB884ER)
02/20/2007Signed by President
02/20/2007Signed by Speaker
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 145 (effective 7/1/07)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0145)