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2019-2020 Regular Session - SB 72
Game and Fish; hunting on wildlife management areas; prohibition; remove
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 27 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions relative to game and fish, so as to remove a prohibition on hunting on wildlife management areas; to change the date of effective rules and regulations of the Board of Natural Resources; to amend Part 1 of Article 1 of Chapter 3 of Title 27 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions relative to hunting, so as to provide for regulation of hunting with air guns of not less than 0.30 caliber; to modify seasons and bag limits for deer, opossum, and raccoon; to modify certain prohibitions relating to restrictions on hunting feral hogs; to amend various provisions of the O.C.G.A., so as to make conforming changes; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2019 - Effective Date
May/07/2019 - Act 264
May/07/2019 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/09/2019 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2019 - House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Apr/02/2019 - House Reconsidered
Apr/02/2019 - Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
Apr/02/2019 - House Conference Committee Lost
Apr/02/2019 - House Conference Committee Appointed 120th, 159th, 16th
Apr/02/2019 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed 7th, 31st, 53rd
Mar/29/2019 - House Insisted
Mar/29/2019 - Senate Disagreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/28/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/28/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/21/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/18/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/01/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/25/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/22/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/21/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted As Amended
Feb/21/2019 - Senate Third Read
Feb/14/2019 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/13/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/08/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/07/2019 - Senate Hopper
03/18/2019 Withdrawn from the General Calendar and recommitted to Game, Fish, and Parks by the Rules Committee; 03/28/2019 Modified Structured Rule; 4/2/2019 Senate Conferees: 7th, 31st, 53rd; 4/2/2019 House Conferees: 120th, 159th, 16th; 04/02/2019 Conference Committee Report Lost in House; 04/02/2019 House Reconsidered; 04/02/2019 Conference Committee Report Adopted in House
Apr/02/2019 - House Vote #428Yea(105)Nay(61)NV(5)
Apr/02/2019 - Senate Vote #431Yea(48)Nay(5)NV(2)
Apr/02/2019 - House Vote #427Yea(97)Nay(61)NV(12)
Apr/02/2019 - House Vote #426Yea(89)Nay(72)NV(9)
Mar/28/2019 - House Vote #314Yea(152)Nay(22)NV(4)
Feb/21/2019 - Senate Vote #46Yea(38)Nay(15)NV(0)
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