98RS SB187


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SB 187 (BR 644) - J. Pendleton

     AN ACT relating to elk restoration and protection and declaring an emergency.
     Amend sections of KRS Chapter 150 relating to fish and wildlife resources to protect the elk reintroduced to eastern Kentucky; require the department to issue permits for taking elk to landowners subject to depredation by elk; allow the department to allow limited hunting of elk if the elk population can support hunting; establish penalties for illegal taking of elk; EMERGENCY.


     SCS - Retain original provisions; apply the provisions of the Act only to wild elk.

     Jan 21-introduced in Senate
     Jan 22-to Agriculture and Natural Resources (S)
     Jan 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 29-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 2-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for February 3, 1998
     Feb 3-3rd reading, passed 38-0 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 4-received in House
     Feb 5-to Agriculture and Small Business (H)
     Feb 9-posted in committee
     Feb 12-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 17-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for February 18, 1998
     Feb 19-3rd reading, passed 91-0
     Feb 20-received in Senate; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
     Mar 4-signed by Governor

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