2010 Regular Session


File Code: Hunting and Fishing Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1191
Sponsored By:
Senators Frosh, Conway, Forehand, Harrington, Lenett, Pinsky, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Klausmeier
Natural Resources - Oysters - Hearing for Poaching and Designation of Sanctuaries


Providing that a person who is cited for unlawfully catching oysters may have a specified license revoked under specified circumstances; establishing specified grounds for license revocation; requiring the Department of Natural Resources to hold a hearing under specified circumstances in accordance with the Administrative Procedure Act; requiring the Department to revoke a person's license to catch oysters under specified circumstances; prohibiting the Department from designating a new oyster sanctuary before April 1, 2011; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable with Amendments
Laid Over (Senator Pipkin) Adopted
Favorable with Amendments
Special Order 3/25 (Senator Pipkin) Adopted
Favorable with Amendments
Special Order later today (Senator Pipkin) Adopted
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Stoltzfus) Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Pipkin)
Motion Special Order 3/29 (Senator Pipkin) Rejected (21-23)
Floor Amendment (Senator Pipkin) Withdrawn
Floor Amendment (Senator Colburn) Adopted (27-16)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (44-0)
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 4/7 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Natural Resources, Department of

Bill affects the following Statute:

Natural Resources
( 4-1210 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 114835/01     Offered on: March 25, 2010   at: 12:32 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 153728/01     Offered on: March 25, 2010   at: 12:34 p.m.     Status: Withdrawn
Number: 403029/01     Offered on: March 25, 2010   at: 12:54 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 943429/01     Offered on: March 25, 2010   at: 12:32 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 25, 2010: Motion Special Order until 3/29 (Pipkin) Rejected (21-23)
March 25, 2010: Floor Amendment (Colburn) {403029/1 Adopted (27-16)
March 26, 2010: Third Reading Passed (44-0)