Montana

SB 236 – Constitutional referendum to safeguard right to hunt, fish, and trap wildlife

Sponsored by: Sen. Jennifer Fielder
A bill to "create a ballot initiative to put in Montana’s constitution the right for Montana citizens to hunt, fish and trap."

Short Summary

This was a bill to “create a ballot initiative to put in Montana’s constitution the right for Montana citizens to hunt, fish and trap.” [Bozeman Daily Chronicle, 03/27/17]

General Description

An act submitting to to qualified electors of Montana an amendment to Article IX, Section 7 of the Montana Constitution to protect the rights of Montana citizens to hunt, fish, trap, and harvest wild fish and wildlife.” [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

Bill Sponsor(s)

Rep. Jennifer Fielder

Detailed Bill Summary 

This was a bill to “create a ballot initiative to put in Montana’s constitution the right for Montana citizens to hunt, fish and trap.” [Bozeman Daily Chronicle, 03/27/17]

Current Status

Motion to reconsider failed. [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

Next Issue

HB 568 - Revise laws related to nonresident hunting