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2014 Senate Bill 926: Ban using a drone to interfere with hunters
  1. Introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson (R) on May 6, 2014, to prohibit using an aerial drone to interfere with or harass a person who is hunting. This would expand an existing law that bans interfering with or harassing hunters.
    • Referred to the Senate Outdoor Recreation & Tourism Committee on May 6, 2014.
      • Reported in the Senate on September 23, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
  2. Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on September 24, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on September 24, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Natural Resources Committee on September 24, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on December 2, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
  4. Passed 108 to 0 in the House on December 16, 2014, to prohibit using an aerial drone to interfere with or harass a person who is hunting. This would expand an existing law that bans interfering with or harassing hunters.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Received in the Senate on December 17, 2014.
    • Amendment offered by Sen. Tom Casperson (R) on December 19, 2014, to remove the provision requiring Senate Bill 927 to become law for this one to. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on December 19, 2014.
  6. Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on December 19, 2014, to concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  7. Received in the House on December 19, 2014.

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