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Introduced in the House on March 28, 2019
Introduced in the Senate on April 17, 2019
Currently residing in the Senate Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry
Summary: Seasons, Limits, Methods of Take and Special Use Restrictions on Wildlife Management Areas (D. No. 4834)
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 3/28/2019 House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference (House Journal-page 53) 4/9/2019 House Debate adjourned until Wed., 4-10-19 (House Journal-page 114) 4/10/2019 House Read second time (House Journal-page 33) 4/10/2019 House Roll call Yeas-108 Nays-0 (House Journal-page 33) 4/11/2019 House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 67) 4/17/2019 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 8) 4/17/2019 Senate Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry (Senate Journal-page 8)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
March 28, 2019
Introduced by Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee
S. Printed 3/28/19--H.
Read the first time March 28, 2019.
TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES, RELATING TO SEASONS, LIMITS, METHODS OF TAKE AND SPECIAL USE RESTRICTIONS ON WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREAS, DESIGNATED AS REGULATION DOCUMENT NUMBER 4834, PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 1, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 1 OF THE 1976 CODE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The regulations of the Department of Natural Resources, relating to Seasons, Limits, Methods of Take and Special Use Restrictions on Wildlife Management Areas, designated as Regulation Document Number 4834, and submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to the provisions of Article 1, Chapter 23, Title 1 of the 1976 Code, are approved.
SECTION 2. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
These regulations amend Chapter 123-40 Wildlife Management Area Regulations, 123-51 Turkey Hunting Rules and Seasons, 123-52 Either-sex Days and Antlerless Deer Limits for Private Lands in Game Zones 1-4, 123-53 Bear Hunting Rules and Seasons, and 123-54 Chronic Wasting Disease Carcass Importation Regulations in order to set seasons, bag limits and methods of hunting and taking of wildlife on existing Wildlife Management Areas, standardize turkey regulations on properties in the WMA program, provide for expanded opportunity for hunting and fishing on public lands, provide disease prevention measures, and clarify antlerless deer tag regulations and expand bear season.
A Notice of Drafting for this regulation was published on September 28, 2018 in the South Carolina State Register, Volume 42, Issue No. 9.
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