Under existing law, a landowner may lawfully provide supplemental feed for birds and animals on his or her private land. Also, existing law prohibits whitetail deer from being hunted over bait
This bill would allow whitetail deer to be hunted on private property within a certain area in relation to supplemental feeding. The bill would also require an additional license fee to be paid by persons hunting where supplemental feeding is being used
Relating to hunting; to amend Section 9-11-244 of the Code of Alabama 1975, to allow whitetail deer to be hunted on private property under certain conditions within areas where supplemental feeding is being used; and to provide an additional license fee from persons hunting as authorized in this act.
|March 6, 2012||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Agriculture and Forestry|
|Bill Text||HB490 Alabama 2012 Session - Introduced|