Apprentice hunters; may hunt unsupervised if have completed hunter education course. (HB1146)

Introduced By

Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland) with support from co-patron Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Apprentice hunters. Allows persons holding an apprentice hunting license to hunt unsupervised if they have successfully completed a hunter education course. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2014Presented and ordered printed 14101352D
01/14/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/20/2014Assigned ACNRsub: Natural Resources
01/22/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1146)
01/29/2014Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2014Read first time
01/31/2014Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/13/2014Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/2014Read third time
02/18/2014Reading of amendment waived
02/18/2014Amendment by Senator Puller agreed to
02/18/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/18/2014Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2014Placed on Calendar
02/20/2014Passed by for the day
02/21/2014Senate amendment agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/21/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1146ER)
02/25/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1146ER)
02/25/2014Signed by Speaker
02/27/2014Signed by President
03/17/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 244 (effective 7/1/14)
03/17/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0244)


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 2 minutes.