Hunting laws; Department to develop booklet including novice section. (HB1307)

Introduced By

Del. Wendell Walker (R-Lynchburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Hunting laws; novice booklet. Directs the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to develop and publish in print or on its website or both and update on at least an annual basis a booklet intended for use by novice hunters that may be called "How to Hunt." The bill provides that the booklet will explain applicable federal, state, and local hunting laws and regulations according to the hunter's location, season, time of day, and weapon and other relevant factors as determined by the Department. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103710D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2020Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/22/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/22/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
01/22/2020Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2020Committee substitute printed 20106342D-H1
01/24/2020Read first time
01/27/2020Read second time
01/27/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106342D-H1
01/27/2020Engrossment refused by House (43-Y 54-N)
01/27/2020VOTE: Engrossment (43-Y 54-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2020Reconsideration refused