Senate Study Bill 1067 - IntroducedA Bill ForAn Act 1relating to teal and duck hunting.
2BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
1   Section 1.  Section 481A.48, Code 2021, is amended by adding
2the following new subsection:
3   NEW SUBSECTION.  7.  The commission shall establish one or
4more seasons for hunting teal and duck. The commission shall
5not establish any seasons for hunting teal exclusively or any
6seasons for hunting ducks but not teal.
7EXPLANATION
8The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with
9the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly.
   10This bill relates to teal and duck hunting. Currently, the
11natural resource commission determines seasons for teal and
12duck hunting by administrative rule. The bill requires the
13commission to establish one or more seasons for teal and duck
14hunting. The bill prohibits the commission from establishing
15any seasons for hunting teal exclusively or any seasons for
16hunting ducks but not teal.
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