PA Bill Number: HB785
Title: In minors, providing for the offense of access to firearms by minors; and imposing penalties.
Description: In minors, providing for the offense of access to firearms by minors; and imposing penalties. ...
Last Action Date: Mar 5, 2021
This bill modifies Title 34 (Game Code) that if an honest hunter turns themselves in and surrenders the animal that they mistakenly took, they will not face a hunting license revocation as part of their penalty. The legislation seeks to reward ethical and truthful hunters.
Title: In hunting and furtaking, further providing for killing game or wildlife by mistake; and, in hunting and furtaking licenses, further providing for period of revocation.
Description: An Act amending Title 34 (Game) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in hunting and furtaking, further providing for killing game or wildlife by mistake; and, in hunting and furtaking licenses, further providing for period of revocation.
Session: 2015-2016 Regular Session
Last Action: Referred to GAME AND FISHERIES
Last Action Date: September 7, 2016
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15 sponsors: Harold English (R); William Kortz (D); Susan Helm (R); Nickolas Kotik (D); Dominic Costa (D); Stanley Saylor (R); Rich Irvin (R); Harry Readshaw (D); Daniel McNeill (D); Kristin Phillips-Hill (R); Timothy Mahoney (D); David Zimmerman (R); Christopher Harris (R); Robert Godshall (R); Bryan Cutler (R)
|House||Sep 7, 2016||Referred to GAME AND FISHERIES|
|Introduced||not available||state bill text||bill text|
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