Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

2019 Regular Session

Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 208
Not Rated
All-terrain vehicles; require retailers to maintain certain records of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 295
Not Rated
All-terrain vehicles; require owners to obtain a certificate of number. Dead
Analysis:
HB 302
Not Rated
Holmes County State Park; Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks may lease land in and contract for services to operate. Dead
Analysis:
HB 303
Not Rated
All-terrain vehicles; create voluntary certificate of number system, mandatory for public lands, with Mississippi Department of WF&P. Dead
Analysis:
HB 413
Not Rated
Venomous snakes; classify as inherently dangerous to humans and unlawful to possess without a permit. Dead
Analysis:
HB 516
Not Rated
Public road; define and prohibit hunting from. Dead
Analysis:
HB 768
Not Rated
Chronic wasting disease; establish procedures to limit the spread of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 839
Not Rated
State park fee; authorized MDWFP to provide discount to senior citizens age 65 and older. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1066
Not Rated
Hunting regulation changes; require Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks to provide certain notice. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1124
Not Rated
Dove hunting; prohibit during the morning hours as well as during the night. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1179
Not Rated
Mississippi Outdoors and Natural Resources Fund; create to provide source of private funds to promote outdoors and natural resources programs. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1301
Not Rated
Commission on Wildlife; authorize to contract with private entities to conduct certain activities that would lead to generating revenue for the Department of Wildlife. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1402
Not Rated
Public school curriculum; require mandatory hunter safety course as part of 7th and 8th grade P.E. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1410
Not Rated
Hunting with dogs; require property owner or lessee to obtain a permit for under certain circumstances. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1472
Good Policy
Air bow; authorize use during certain open seasons for individuals exempt from hunting license requirement by reason of disability. Dead
Analysis: This bill relaxes regulations for disabled veterans who want to use an air bow to hunt deer during open season.
SB 2269
Bad Policy
Payments in lieu of taxes in forest preserve property located in Issaquena and Warren Counties; authorize DWFP to make. Dead
Analysis: This bill seeks to make up for ad valorem taxes lost to Warren and Issaquena counties on land given to the state of Mississippi from the Anderson-Tully Company. If the state wishes to make up for lost revenue, the state should sell the land to productive private ventures, not use taxes paid to the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks meant for land management.
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed