MD HB728 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 10-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Authorizing, on or after July 1, 2020, an individual who possesses a valid hunting license to use an off-road vehicle for the purpose of retrieving certain white tailed deer and black bear during a hunting season on roads or trails in any State park or forest where hunting is allowed; providing that a certain authorization does not apply to a State wildland; and requiring a certain off-road vehicle to be registered and operated in accordance with regulations adopted by the Department of Natural Resources.

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State Parks and Forests - Hunting - Use of Off-Road Vehicles


Roll Calls

2019-03-11 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (111-27) (Y: 112 N: 28 NV: 3 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-03-18SenateHearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-15SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-03-14HouseThird Reading Passed (111-27)
2019-03-12HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-12HouseFavorable with Amendments {950615/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-11HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-02-11HouseHearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


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Bill Comments