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The following is a brief summary of bills for this session related to fisheries. For more information, full text, or to track progress of each bill, visit  www.legis.state.la.us.

 

HB81   by Representative James Armes                

WILDLIFE & FISHERIES:  Provides relative to licenses required by Purple Heart recipients participating in certain hunting and fishing activities

Current Status:  Withdrawn from the files of the House – prior to introduction

 

HB109   by Representative Frankie Howard

FISHING/RECREATIONAL:  Removes possession limits for freshwater recreational fishing on Toledo Bend Reservoir

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB142   by Representative Gordon Dove               

FISHING/CRABS:  Provides for an exemption from the requirement that crab traps have escape rings

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB245   by Representative Eddie Lambert

WILDLIFE & FISHERIES:  Provides for the issuance of nonresident recreational hunting and fishing licenses at the same cost as resident licenses (OR DECREASE SD RV See Note)

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB236   by Representative Chris Leopold

FISHING/OYSTERS:  Increases penalties for certain oyster harvesting violations

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB345   by Representative Ray Garofalo         

FISHING/OYSTERS:  Extends the oyster seed ground vessel permit program

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB378   by Representative Walt Leger, III              

FISHING/LICENSES:  Increases certain fees related to the charter boat fishing industry (OR +$210,610 SD RV See Note)

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB426   by Representative James Armes              

WILDLIFE & FISHERIES CMN:  (Constitutional Amendment) Adds members to the Wildlife and Fisheries Commission

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB480   by Representative Clay Schexnayder                   

WILDLIFE & FISHERIES:  Moves responsibility for regulation of seismic activity from the office of fisheries to the office of wildlife within the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

HB503   by Representative James Armes              

WILDLIFE & FISHERIES CMN:  Adds new members to the Wildlife and Fisheries Commission

Current Status:  Pending House Natural Resources

 

SB84   by Senator Neil Riser         

WILDLIFE/FISHERIES DEPT:  Authorizes a checkoff for a donation to Hunters for the Hungry when purchasing a fishing or hunting license. (gov sig) (OR INCREASE SD RV See Note)

Current Status:  Pending Senate Natural Resources

 

SB184   by Senator Gerald Long                

WILDLIFE/FISHERIES DEPT:  Provides that the secretary of the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries shall have oversight of the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board. (gov sig)

Current Status:  Pending Senate and Governmental Affairs

 

SB211   by Senator Gerald Long                

TAX/TAXATION:  Provides income tax credits under the Beginning Farmer and Fisherman Income Tax Credit Program. (gov sig)

Current Status:  Pending Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

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