Wanton waste; penalty. (HB1613)

Introduced By

Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Penalty for wanton waste. Changes from a Class 3 misdemeanor to a Class 2 misdemeanor the penalty for violating a regulation prohibiting wanton waste, or the allowing of a killed or crippled game animal or nonmigratory game bird to be wasted without making a reasonable effort to retrieve the animal. Read the Bill »


02/14/2019: Passed the General Assembly


08/21/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100057D
08/21/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/09/2019Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #2
01/16/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1613)
01/23/2019Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Read first time
01/28/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/29/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2019Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/07/2019Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (12-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Read third time
02/12/2019Passed Senate (22-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1613ER)
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1613ER)
02/14/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/18/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 18, 2019
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 25, 2019

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