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HB 2337 - Cougar Hunting Zones - Key Vote

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (45-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Cougar Hunting Zones

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a pilot program for cougar management zones in which dogs may be used to hunt cougars.

Highlights:
  • Requires the State Department of Fish and Wildlife to recommend rules to the State Fish and Wildlife Commission regarding the creation of a pilot program for select cougar management zones in which dogs may be used to hunt or pursue cougars (Sec. 2).
  • Requires all cougar hunters to possess valid permits and tags issued by the State Fish and Wildlife Commission (Sec. 2).
  • Limits the annual fee for a permit and tag to $100 for Oregon residents and $300 for non-residents (Sec. 2).
  • Specifies that this act will expire on January 2, 2020 (Sec. 5).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Cougar Hunting Zones

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