US HB742 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-11 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Migratory Bird Framework and Hunting Opportunities for Veterans Act This bill revises requirements for hunting migratory birds. Specifically, the bill establishes January 31 of each year as the closing date of the hunting season for ducks, mergansers, and coots. In addition, states may add 2 hunting days within 14 days of the hunting season for those birds for youths, veterans, and members of the Armed Forces on active duty.

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Title

Migratory Bird Framework and Hunting Opportunities for Veterans Act

Sponsors

Rep. Rob Bishop [R-UT]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-11HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
2019-01-24HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2019-01-24HouseIntroduced in House

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