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General Assembly

Amendment

 

January Session, 2003

LCO No. 6280

   
 

Offered by:

 

REP. CHAPIN, 67th Dist.

 

To: House Bill No. 6394

File No. 334

Cal. No. 225

"AN ACT CONCERNING THE ENDANGERED SPECIES PROGRAMS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION. "

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. Section 26-29c of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2003):

Notwithstanding the provisions of section 26-27, the Commissioner of Environmental Protection shall issue, without fee, a private land deer permit for use only on a farm provided: (1) The farm is an S corporation or a limited liability corporation; and (2) the permit is issued to a corporate member or the immediate family of the corporate member, or to a partner or immediate family of the partner of the limited liability corporation. No such corporate member, partner or family member shall be issued more than one such permit per season. The permit shall allow the use of a rifle, shotgun, muzzleloader or bow and arrow on the farm from November first until December thirty-first, inclusive, of each year. For purposes of this section, "S corporation" means "S corporation", as defined in section 12-213, "limited liability corporation" means a company that is treated as a limited liability company for federal income tax purposes and "immediate family" means a spouse, child, grandchild, sibling or parent. "