WEST virginia Legislature
2017 regular session
House Bill 2362
By Delegates Cooper and O’Neal
[Introduced February 13,
to the Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources then the Judiciary.]
A BILL to amend and reenact §20-2-35 of the Code of West Virginia,1931, as amended, relating to the beginning and expiration of hunting and fishing licenses.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That §20-2-35 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, be amended and reenacted to read as follows:
ARTICLE 2. WILDLIFE RESOURCES.
§20-2-35. Period during which license valid.
Licenses and permits
provided by this chapter
shall be are valid for a year
starting with, and lasting through, the last day of the calendar year
month in which the licensee was born for which they are issued
unless otherwise provided by law.
NOTE: The purpose of this bill is to change the beginning and expiration of hunting and fishing licenses from the last day of the calendar year for which they were issued to the last day of the month the licensee was born.
Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from a heading or the present law and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.