Wildlife exhibitor permit; possession and display of wildlife in schools for educational purposes. (SB1277)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Wildlife exhibitor permit. Requires the Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to establish standard conditions for the possession and display of wildlife by elementary and secondary school teachers for educational purposes. The bill exempts such exhibits from the wildlife exhibitor permit application and fee so long as the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is notified of the display of wildlife and such display complies with the conditions established by the Board. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103043D
01/14/2013Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/24/2013Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2013Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2013Placed on Calendar
02/02/2013Read first time
02/02/2013Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/06/2013Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2013Read second time
02/08/2013Read third time
02/08/2013Committee amendments agreed to
02/08/2013Engrossed by House as amended SB1277
02/08/2013Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/08/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2013House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1277ER)
02/15/2013Signed by Speaker
02/18/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1277ER)
02/18/2013Signed by President
03/25/2013Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/02/2013Placed on Calendar
04/03/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 792 (effective 7/1/13)
04/03/2013Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2013House concurred in Governor's recommendation (94-Y 1-N)
04/03/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2013G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/03/2013Reenrolled bill text (SB1277ER2)
04/03/2013Signed by President as reenrolled
04/03/2013Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/03/2013Enacted, Chapter 792 (effective 7/1/13)
04/03/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0792)


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