2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health
Sponsored By:
Delegate McDonough
Public Health - Importation, Release, and Disposal of Wildlife - Prohibition


Prohibiting a person from importing and releasing wildlife into the State if the wildlife was captured outside the State or disposing of wildlife in the State if the wildlife was killed outside the State; establishing penalties for the violation of the Act; and defining the term "wildlife".

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Interstate Affairs
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pest Control

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 18-217 , 18-219.1 , 18-222 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Environmental Matters