Bear; increases special license fee. (HB1414)

Introduced By

Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special license to hunt bear, deer, and turkey; fee. Directs the Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to create a special license for hunting bear, deer, and turkey, to cost $23 for a resident age 16 or older and $150 for a nonresident age 16 or older. Current law provides for a license for hunting deer and turkey, at a cost of $12 and $60, respectively, and a separate license for hunting bear, at a cost of $25 for residents and $150 for nonresidents. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/15/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104267D
01/15/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/29/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #2
01/31/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 2-N)
02/06/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1414)
02/07/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Committee substitute printed 18106485D-H1
02/09/2018Read first time
02/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1414H1)
02/12/2018Floor substitute printed 18107000D-H2 (Edmunds)
02/12/2018Read second time
02/12/2018Committee substitute from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources rejected 18106485D-H1
02/12/2018Substitute by Delegate Edmunds agreed to 18107000D-H2
02/12/2018Engrossed by House - floor substitute HB1414H2
02/13/2018Read third time and passed House (94-Y 6-N)
02/13/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1414H2)
02/22/2018Rereferred from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Rereferred to Finance
02/27/2018Failed to report (defeated) in Finance (6-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)