POE AND HARTKE.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Wildlife Code. Permits the use of handguns during the
open season for deer. Provides that any centerfire handguns of .30
caliber or larger with a minimum barrel length of 4 inches may be
used. Provides that the only legal ammunition for a centerfire
handgun is a cartridge of .30 caliber or larger with a capability of
at least 500 foot pounds of energy at the muzzle. Prohibits the use
of full metal jacket bullets. Provides that the Department of Natural
Resources shall make administrative rules concerning management
restrictions applicable to the firearm and bow and arrow season.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Natural Resources)
There will be no fiscal impact on this Department.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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