AN ACT TO REGULATE HUNTING WITH ARTIFICIAL LIGHT IN BRUNSWICK, MACON AND CLAY COUNTIES. SL 2019-101. Enacted July 10, 2019. Effective October 1, 2019.
Bill Summaries: H98 MACON/CLAY/NO RIGHT-OF-WAY SPOTLIGHTING.
Summary date: Jul 11 2019 - View Summary
Summary date: Jul 8 2019 - View Summary
Senate amendment make the following change to the 1st edition. Expands the scope of the act to also make it applicable to Brunswick County. Makes conforming changes to the act's long title.
Summary date: Feb 18 2019 - View Summary
Applicable only to Macon and Clay Counties, makes it a Class 2 misdemeanor for any person to intentionally shine a light on any wild animal from the right-of-way of any public road, street, or highway between the half hour after sunset and the half hour before sunrise. Clarifies that the act does not apply to the necessary shining of light by motorists engaged in normal travel and not attempting to attract or immobilize wildlife by use of lights. Designates enforcement responsibility. Effective October 1, 2019, and applies to offenses committed on or after that date.