Sportsmen’s Alliance

Nov 12th

2019

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Massachusetts Representative Targets Duck Hunting

Under the guise of “public safety and quality of life,” Rep. RoseLee Vincent (D-Suffolk) has introduced House Bill 4138, which creates a gigantic buffer zone that would shut down a key waterfowl hunting area in Massachusetts. The buffer zone would cover the tidelands, extending 1,500 yards offshore from Revere beach and the Point of Pines […]

Nov 2nd

2019

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Pennsylvania Sunday Hunting Bill Headed to House Floor

The Pennsylvania House Game and Fisheries Committee approved legislation allowing three days of Sunday hunting, leaving Senate Bill 147 just one step from being sent to Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf. The committee’s 21-4 vote comes a little more than three months after the Pennsylvania Senate approved the bill by a 36-14 vote. Call Today! Pennsylvania […]

Oct 3rd

2019

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House Committee Approves CECIL Act, Restricting Hunting Abroad

The U.S. House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee passed HR 2245, known as the CECIL Act, on a party-line vote of 19-16. The bill, sponsored by committee chairman Congressman Raul M. Grijalva (D-AZ), will place significant restrictions on hunting and importing the taxidermy. Take Action Today! Members should contact their U.S. Representative and ask them […]

Sep 19th

2019

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CALLS NEEDED! Pennsylvania’s Sunday Hunting Bill

The Pennsylvania House Game and Fisheries Committee held a public hearing on Senate Bill 147 that would permit Sunday hunting in the Keystone State. The archaic Blue Law banning Sunday hunting in the Commonwealth was originally enacted in 1682 before Pennsylvania was granted statehood and has prohibited sportsmen from going afield ever since. Call Today! […]

Sep 9th

2019

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Pennsylvania House Panel to Hear Sunday Hunting Bill

On Sept. 10, the House Game and Fisheries Committee will hear legislation that would open three Sundays to hunting. The committee will meet at 1 p.m. in Room 60 in the East Wing of the Pennsylvania State Capitol to take testimony on Senate Bill 147. SB 147, which was approved by the Senate on June […]

Jul 1st

2019

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Pennsylvania Senate Passes Limited Sunday Hunting Bill

The day before the Pennsylvania Senate approved Sunday Hunting legislation, bill sponsor Sen. Dan Laughlin asked his fellow Senators to amend Senate Bill 147 to permit just three Sundays. Originally, the bill would have given the Pennsylvania Game Commission the authority to manage the issue and make the final determination as to how many, and […]

Jun 28th

2019

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New York Legislature Breaks, Leaving African Big 5 Ban in Committee

Legislation making the importation or possession of the African Big 5 species a felony failed to pass before the New York legislature recessed for the remainder of the year. Senate Bill 4235 and Assembly Bill 7556, which would make felons out of law-abiding hunters, will remain alive and can still move when the legislature reconvenes, […]

Jun 24th

2019

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Massachusetts Sunday Hunting Bills Scheduled for Hearing

On June 25, the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture will hold a hearing on three bills that would permit Sunday hunting in Massachusetts. The hearing will be held at 12:30 p.m. in the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife 1 Rabb room. Massachusetts is one of only three states with a near-total ban […]

Jun 23rd

2019

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Pennsylvania Sunday Hunting: SB 147 Up for Senate Vote

CALL NOW! Pennsylvania hunters need to contact their Senator immediately to ask them to vote yes on Senate Bill 147, which will allow Sunday hunting. Sportsmen can contact their state senators by using the Sportsmen’s Alliance Action Center Directory.  With only a few days of session remaining before the summer recess, the Senate Appropriations Committee […]

Jun 13th

2019

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New Hampshire Budget Includes Attack on Sporting Dog Kennels

As the New Hampshire Senate approved the state’s new two-year budget, House Bill 2, it included “Pet Vendor” language at the last minute that treats many sporting dog kennels and hobby breeders the same as large commercial breeders. Soon, a conference committee of legislators from both chambers will convene to work out the differences between […]

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