HB1573 (2020) Detail

Establishing a safari hunting license for hunting certain exotic game.


HB 1573 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2689

04/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1573

 

AN ACT establishing a safari hunting license for hunting certain exotic game.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Cushing, Rock. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Fish and Game and Marine Resources

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires a safari hunting license to take exotic game from a hunting preserve.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2689

04/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT establishing a safari hunting license for hunting certain exotic game.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Hunting Preserve; Permit Required.  Amend RSA 212:25 by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:

III.  Any person wishing to take exotic game including wild boar or elk from a hunting preserve authorized under paragraphs I and II, or as may be exempted from such permits under state law, shall apply for and obtain from the fish and game department a safari hunting license.  The application shall be accompanied by a fee to be determined in rules by the executive director.  Applicants granted a safari hunting license shall be entitled to take, except by the use of traps, and to transport from a hunting preserve pursuant to the restrictions of this title.  The executive director shall deposit all fees collected for the issuance of this license into the fish and game fund.

2  General Provisions; Exceptions.  Amend RSA 207:45 to read as follows:

207:45  Exceptions.  Nothing in this title shall repeal any special laws of the state relating only to the Blue Mountain Forest Association, provided that any person taking exotic game on the property of such Association shall comply with the license requirements of RSA 212:25, III.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2021.

Links

HB1573 at GenCourtMobile
HB1573 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 14, 2020 House Hearing
Jan. 21, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 6, 2020 House Floor Vote
Feb. 13, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1573 Revision: 7221 Date: Dec. 3, 2019, 11:43 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Fish and Game and Marine Resources HJ 1 P. 27
Jan. 14, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/14/2020 10:30 am LOB 307
Jan. 21, 2020 Executive Session: 01/21/2020 10:30 am LOB 307
Feb. 6, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/06/2020 (Vote 16-1; CC) HC 5 P. 3
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 16-1; CC)
Feb. 13, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/13/2020 (Vote 16-1; CC) HC 5 P. 3
Feb. 13, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/13/2020 HJ 3 P. 3