HB 448 (BR 1834) - T. McKee, T. Turner, M. Denham, R. Heath, J. Kay, K. King, M. Meredith, R. Quarles, J. Richards, B. Rowland, S. Rudy, J. Short, R. Smart, W. Stone, T. Thompson
AN ACT relating to destruction of crops on farms by wildlife.
Amend KRS 150.170 to allow landowners, their spouses, dependent children, or their designees to kill or trap on their lands any wildlife causing damage to the lands or personal property without a tag; require disposal of the carcass on-site; require inedible parts from wildlife not to be utilized for any purpose; require inedible parts from wildlife to be destroyed or left afield; allow the Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources to promulgate regulations establishing procedures for the designee appointment process.
HB 448 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Reinstate previously deleted requirement that only resident farmland owners, spouses, and dependent children can take wildlife or fish on their lands without a sport hunting or fishing license.
Feb 24-introduced in House
Feb 25-to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
Mar 4-posting waived
Mar 5-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
Mar 6-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 10, 2014
Mar 10-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute
Mar 11-received in Senate
Mar 13-to Agriculture (S)
Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 20, 2014
Mar 20-3rd reading, passed 38-0
Mar 21-received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Apr 2-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 19)