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Senator Maynard moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. Com. Sub for Senate Bill No. 3020 -- A BILL to amend and reenact 20-2-3 and 20-2-16 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated 20-2-5i; and to amend and reenact 20-7-9 of said code, all relating to hunting, trapping and fishing of wildlife generally; clarifying state ownership of wildlife; permitting leashed dogs to track mortally wounded deer or bear; clarifying the handling of dogs caught chasing deer; setting forth criminal penalties for entering posted lands, destroying posted land signs or hunting, trapping or fishing on the lands of another; and making technical corrections.