Current Status Bill Number:
4338Ratification Number: 514Act Number: 427Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19960109Primary Sponsor: SharpeAll Sponsors: Sharpe, Witherspoon, Riser, SeithelDrafted Document Number: PFM\7717SD.96Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19960530Date of Last Amendment: 19960530Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19960618Subject: Antlered deer
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19960626 Act No. A427 ------ 19960618 Signed by Governor ------ 19960613 Ratified R514 Senate 19960530 Concurred in House amendment, enrolled for ratification House 19960530 Senate amendments amended, returned to Senate with amendment Senate 19960524 Read third time, returned to House with amendment Senate 19960523 Amended, read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, 19960524 Senate 19960523 Recalled from Committee 07 SFGF Senate 19960208 Introduced, read first time, 07 SFGF referred to Committee House 19960208 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19960207 Read second time House 19960131 Objection by Representative Walker Marchbanks Simrill Sharpe Witherspoon Vaughn McMahand Anderson Littlejohn Sandifer Inabinett Trotter Koon Riser House 19960131 Amended House 19960130 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, 19960131 House 19960124 Committee report: Favorable 20 HANR House 19960109 Introduced, read first time, 20 HANR referred to Committee House 19951206 Prefiled, referred to Committee 20 HANRView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A427, R514, H4338)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 50-11-310, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OPEN SEASON FOR ANTLERED DEER, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES, ON PRIVATE LAND, BETWEEN OCTOBER 11 AND JANUARY 1, MUST NOT ESTABLISH MORE THAN TWO CONSECUTIVE DAYS WHERE DEER MAY NOT BE HUNTED OR TAKEN WITH MODERN FIREARMS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Open season for antlered deer
SECTION 1. Section 50-11-310(A) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"(A) The open season for taking antlered deer is:
(1) Game Zones 1, 2, and 4: as set by the department between October first and January first. The department may designate the sex of the deer that may be taken and may promulgate regulations for the proper control of the deer harvest in these game zones; however, in Game Zone 4, on private land only between October 11 and January 1, the department must not establish more than two consecutive days where deer may not be hunted or taken with modern firearms."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 18th day of June, 1996.