Montana

HB 568 – Revise laws related to nonresident hunting

Sponsored by: Rep. Kerry White
A Montana bill "to guarantee out-of-staters 10 percent of the elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion, or black bear licenses issued for those species."

Short Summary

This was a bill to “to guarantee out-of-staters 10 percent of the elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion, or black bear licenses issued for those species.” [Casper Star Tribune, 03/22/17]

General Description

“An act revising laws related to nonresident hunting; requiring 10 percent of limited hunting licenses and permits issued for certain species to be issued to nonresidents.” [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

Bill Sponsor(s)

Rep. Kerry White

Detailed Bill Summary 

This was a bill to “to guarantee out-of-staters 10 percent of the elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion, or black bear licenses issued for those species.” [Casper Star Tribune, 03/22/17]

Current Status

Motion to place on second reading before the House failed. [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

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