Current Status Bill Number:
872Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19980114Primary Sponsor: WilsonAll Sponsors: Wilson, Reese and GregoryDrafted Document Number: kgh\15335sd.98Residing Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Fish, Game and Forestry Committee 07 SFGFSubject: Deer, antlered; hunting with modern firearms in Game Zone No. 03; Fish and Game
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19980114 Introduced, read first time, 07 SFGF referred to Committee Senate 19971215 Prefiled, referred to Committee 07 SFGFView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND SECTION 50-11-310, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OPEN SEASON FOR THE TAKING OF ANTLERED DEER, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT IN GAME ZONE 3, ON PRIVATE LAND ONLY BETWEEN OCTOBER ELEVENTH AND JANUARY FIRST, THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES MUST NOT ESTABLISH MORE THAN TWO CONSECUTIVE DAYS WHERE DEER MAY NOT BE HUNTED OR TAKEN WITH MODERN FIREARMS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 50-11-310(A) of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 57 of 1997, is further amended by adding a new item (5) to read:
"(5) In Game Zone 3, on private land only between October eleventh and January first, the department must not establish more than two consecutive days where deer may not be hunted or taken with modern firearms."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.