Hunting and fishing licenses; establishes infant lifetime licenses for those under age two. (SB289)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Infant lifetime hunting and fishing licenses.  Establishes lifetime hunting and fishing licenses for residents and nonresidents who are younger than two years of age. The cost for infant lifetime licenses for hunting and fishing is $125 each for residents and $250 each for nonresidents. The original license remains valid even if the licensee changes his place of residency. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100527D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/18/2010Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2010Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2010Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Placed on Calendar
02/17/2010Read first time
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/24/2010Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Read second time
02/26/2010Passed by for the day
03/01/2010Read third time
03/01/2010Amendments by Delegate Watts agreed to
03/01/2010Engrossed by House as amended
03/01/2010Passed House with amendments (66-Y 33-N)
03/01/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (66-Y 33-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB289)
03/11/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB289ER)
03/11/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB289ER)
03/11/2010Signed by Speaker
03/13/2010Signed by President
04/08/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 251 (effective 7/1/10)
04/08/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0251)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.