This week, House Bill 840, introduced by State Delegate LeRoy Myers (D-1C), passed out of the House Environmental Matters Committee with a favorable report. HB840 would authorize specified Sundays in October and November to be open to deer hunting with a bow and arrow on private property in Washington County.
Also passed was, House Bill 938, sponsored by the Montgomery County Delegation. HB938 would permit deer hunting on private lands in Montgomery County. Both HB840 and HB938 head to the House floor for consideration.
Please contact your State Delegate and urge them to vote for both of these pro-hunting measures. Contact information for your State Delegate can be found by clicking here.