HB446 (2005) Detail

Relative to applications for resident hunting or fishing licenses.


CHAPTER 28

HB 446 – FINAL VERSION

2005 SESSION

05-0674

10/03

HOUSE BILL 446

AN ACT relative to applications for resident hunting or fishing licenses.

SPONSORS: Rep. R. L'Heureux, Hills 19; Rep. Gorman, Hills 23; Rep. Brassard, Hills 17; Rep. Morneau, Coos 4; Rep. M. Clark, Hills 18; Sen. Gallus, Dist 1; Sen. Roberge, Dist 9

COMMITTEE: Fish and Game

ANALYSIS

This bill clarifies the requirement of a New Hampshire driver’s license for resident hunting or fishing license applications.

This bill is a request of the fish and game department.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05-0674

10/03

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Five

AN ACT relative to applications for resident hunting or fishing licenses.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

28:1 Hunting and Fishing Licenses; Driver’s License. Amend RSA 214:11-a to read as follows:

214:11-a [Resident Tax Receipt or] Driver’s License Required.

I. No person is authorized to procure a resident license to hunt [or], fish, or [a license to] take clams or clam worms or oysters, without first exhibiting to the person issuing the license a valid New Hampshire driver’s license or New Hampshire non-driver’s picture identification card issued pursuant to RSA 260:21. Whenever the applicant is under 18 years of age, the parent or guardian of the applicant shall be a resident pursuant to RSA 207:1, XXIII.

II. Any person who is no longer a legal resident of the state but still retains a valid New¬†Hampshire driver’s license, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor if said person endeavors to obtain a resident fishing or hunting license based on this driver’s license.

28:2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

(Approved: May 10, 2005)

(Effective Date: July 9, 2005)

Links

HB446 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB446 Revision: 8898 Date: Jan. 21, 2010, midnight

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