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Game, Fish and Forestry Division

ELEVENTH MEETING

2009-2010 Regular Session - April 06, 2009

STATE OF MINNESOTA ELEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SIXTH SESSION

Game, Fish and Forestry Division

MINUTES


Representative David Dill, Chair of the Game, Fish and Forestry Division, called the meeting to order at 4:45 PM, on April 6, 2009, in the Basement of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

Dill (Chair)
Sailer (Vice-Chair)
Hansen
Persell
Cornish
McNamara
Murdock
Hackbarth
Falk

Members Excused:
Thao
Thissen

A quorum was present.

Representative McNamara moved HF 2221 be heard and laid over for possible inclusion in the Omnibus Game and Fish Bill.

HF 2221-McNamara
Bow fishing to take rough fish restrictions modified

Representative McNamara moved the following oral amendment:
On Line 2.16-2.17 delete "From sunset to sunrise, a person bow fishing with a gasoline-powered motor must use a four-stroke engine."
THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The following people provided testimony on HF 2221:
Mark Morrison, Land of Lakes Bowfishing Association
Mark Ellenberg, Land of Lakes Bowfishing Association
Brian Petschl, Land of Lakes Bowfishing Association

Representative McNamara moved the following oral amendment:
Delete line 2.23 and 2.24.
THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative McNamara renewed his motion that HF 2221 will be laid over for possible inclusion in the Omnibus Game and Fish Bill.

The meeting was adjourned at 5:05 PM.




Representative David Dill, CHAIR




Diogo Reis
Committee Legislative Assistant
More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF2221 (McNamara) - Bow fishing to take rough fish restrictions modified.