Pro-Hunting Bills Moving in Iowa, Pennsylvania!

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Iowa Method of Take Bill for Deer

The Iowa legislature recently passed House File 475, which allows straight wall cartridge rifle to be used to hunt deer during youth and disabled deer hunting season, as well as during the first and second shotgun deer hunting seasons. HF 475 is awaiting the signature of Gov. Terry Branstad. https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=%24selectedGa.generalAssemblyID&ba=HF475

Pennsylvania Hunter Education Bill

Pennsylvania’s House Bill 397, sponsored by Rep. David M. Maloney (R-Boyertown), would allow the use of public school buildings for hunter education for after-school, evening or weekend classes. HB 397 has already passed the House with a vote of 169-22 in favor and is in the Senate Game and Fisheries Committee. For more on this bill click on the following: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?syear=2017&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=397

About the Sportsmen’s Alliance: The Sportsmen’s Alliance protects and defends America’s wildlife conservation programs and the pursuits – hunting, fishing and trapping – that generate the money to pay for them. Sportsmen’s Alliance Foundation is responsible for public education, legal defense and research. Its mission is accomplished through several distinct programs coordinated to provide the most complete defense capability possible. Stay connected to Sportsmen’s Alliance: OnlineFacebookTwitter and Instagram.