House Bill 125

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Last Action 03/12/19: recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)
Title AN ACT relating to wild game carcasses.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 321
Sponsors D. Schamore, C. Miller, P. Pratt
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 150 to prohibit the destruction or abandonment of usable meat from deer or elk that are taken and killed in the Commonwealth; prohibit the dumping of deer or elk carcasses on public areas or private areas without permission; provide exceptions; amend KRS 150.990 to establish penalties for violations.
Index Headings of Original Version Fish and Wildlife - Deer and elk, abandoning usable meat, prohibition on
Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Deer and elk carcasses, dumping on public highways, prohibition on
Waterways and Dams - Deer and elk carcasses, dumping in waterways, prohibition on
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Deer and elk, abandoning usable meat, prohibition on
Hunting and Fishing - Deer and elk, abandoning usable meat, prohibition on
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1

Actions

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01/08/19
  • introduced in House
01/10/19
  • to Tourism & Outdoor Recreation (H)
02/11/19
  • posted in committee
02/14/19
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/15/19
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, February 19, 2019
03/12/19
  • recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions; remove language prohibiting the destruction or abandonment of usable meat from an elk or deer carcass; remove exemptions that would apply; clarify that the dumping of carcasses or parts of carcasses of elk or deer does not apply to elk or deer that have been struck by motor vehicles; allow public entities to grant permission to leave carcasses on public land; authorize the Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources to promulgate administrative regulations to restrict or prohibit the wasting of game meat from wildlife taken within the Commonwealth; apply penalties for violations of the Act to the administrative regulations.
Index Headings Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources wasting of game meat
Fish and Wildlife - Wild game meat, restrictions on abandonment, administrative regulations
Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Deer and elk carcasses, dumping on public highways, prohibition on, motor vehicle exemption
Waterways and Dams - Deer and elk carcasses, dumping in waterways, prohibition on, motor vehicle exemption
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Wild game meat, restrictions on abandonment, administrative regulations
Hunting and Fishing - Wild game meat, restrictions on abandonment, administrative regulations

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