Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

2022 Regular Session

Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 82
Not Rated
ATVs; create voluntary certificate of number system, mandatory for public lands. Dead
Analysis:
HB 177
Not Rated
Deer hunting; prohibit using dogs for. Dead
Analysis:
HB 258
Not Rated
Harvest reporting program; require the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks to create for white-tailed deer and wild turkey. Dead
Analysis:
HB 398
Not Rated
Veterans; exempt from fee for entry and use of state parks. Dead
Analysis:
HB 449
Not Rated
State Parks; provide funding from net proceeds of the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. Dead
Analysis:
HB 648
Not Rated
State park fee; authorize MDWFP to provide discount to senior citizens age 65 and older. Dead
Analysis:
HB 728
Not Rated
Hunting regulation changes; require Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks to provide notice of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 739
Not Rated
Hunting and fishing license; authorize Native Americans to receive free of charge upon providing a tribal identification card at the time of license issuance. Dead
Analysis:
HB 911
Not Rated
Wildlife management areas; authorize use of mobility-related devices on trails for certain individuals. Dead
Analysis:
HB 942
Not Rated
Hunting and fishing; allow online applicants for a license to elect to be an organ donor. Dead
Analysis:
HB 944
Not Rated
Hunting; authorize hunters to wear fluorescent pink as an alternative to fluorescent orange. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1003
Not Rated
Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks; prohibit from reducing white-tailed deer populations as a result of testing positive for COVID-19. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1035
Bad Policy
Velvet hunting season; authorize Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks to establish. Alive
Analysis: More power given to unelected bureaucrats. (6) The commission shall establish and regulate special hunts during velvet hunting season, outside of the regular open season on deer, as provided in Section 1 of this act.
HB 1089
Not Rated
Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks and chronic wasting disease control; bring forward provisions of law relating to. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1319
Not Rated
Right to hunt and fish; Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks shall promulgate rules and regulations needed to protect Mississippians'. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1335
Not Rated
Antiques boats; exempt from three year registration renewal requirement. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1338
Not Rated
State parks; exempt veterans and active duty from paying fee for entry and use of and provide discount for campsite or cabin rental within. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1415
Not Rated
Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks; convert into advisory commission. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2010
Neutral
Hunting; allow air guns, air bows and pre-charged pneumatic weapons, and authorize special seasons for CWD sample collection. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2495
Bad Policy
Mississippi Outdoor Stewardship Trust Fund; create. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2498
Not Rated
Water skiing; revise safety requirements. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2503
Neutral
Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks; set terms of office. Dead
Analysis: This bill requires the senate affirm the governors appointee.
SB 2504
Not Rated
Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks; set term of executive director and create Division of Parks and Recreation. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2505
Neutral
Hunting and fishing licenses; allow inclusion of organ donor registration. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2506
Neutral
Bow hunting; establish a three-day season the last weekend between September 10th and 20th for legal bucks. Dead
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed