AN ACT TO CREATE A COYOTE TAGGING AND BOUNTY PROGRAM IN RICHMOND COUNTY. Enacted June 26, 2017. Effective June 26, 2017.
Bill S 249 (2017-2018)Summary date: Jun 27 2017 - View summary
Bill S 249 (2017-2018)Summary date: Mar 14 2017 - View summary
Amends GS 153A-131 to require the Wildlife Resources Commission to allow Richmond County to develop and implement a coyote tagging and bounty program in the county that allows: (1) the county to capture and tag, tattoo, or mark up to 10 coyotes before releasing them; also requires the county to neuter any coyote so captured before it is released and (2) the county or a local nonprofit to offer a bounty of no less than $500 per tagged coyote. Makes conforming changes. Applies to Richmond County only.