Hunting with the assistance of dogs; hunting or killing raccoons on Sunday. (SB375)

Introduced By

Sen. Ben Chafin (R-Lebanon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sunday hunting; exceptions; raccoons. Removes the prohibition on hunting or killing raccoons after 2:00 a.m. on Sunday. This bill is identical to HB 239. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102231D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB375)
01/18/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Committee substitute printed 18105034D-S1
01/22/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2018Read second time
01/23/2018Reading of substitute waived
01/23/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105034D-S1
01/23/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB375S1
01/24/2018Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/31/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB375S1)
02/28/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Committee substitute printed 18105929D-H1
03/01/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB375H1)
03/02/2018Read second time
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105929D-H1
03/05/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB375H1
03/05/2018Passed House with substitute (88-Y 11-N)
03/05/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (88-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018Title replaced 18105929D-H1
03/06/2018Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (36-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB375ER)
03/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB375ER)
03/08/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/16/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 16, 2018
03/16/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 620 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0620)


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.