S.1294 - Recreational Hunting Safety and Preservation Act of 1991102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Fowler, Wyche, Jr. [D-GA] (Introduced 06/13/1991)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry | House - Agriculture; Interior and Insular Affairs|
|Latest Action:||10/09/1992 Referred jointly to the House Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1294 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/13/1991)
Recreational Hunting Safety and Preservation Act of 1991 - Makes it unlawful to intentionally obstruct a lawful hunt (as defined by this Act) within a national forest.
Establishes: (1) civil penalties for such violations; (2) procedures for individual and government agent complaints; and (3) permitted uses of collected penalty money. Authorizes injunctive relief. Permits an affected individual or sportsman's organization to bring a civil action to recover actual and punitive damages and attorney's fees.