Game, Fish And Parks



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 TitleShort DescriptionPublic Hearing DatesInterim Commitee HearingComment Deadline 
GFP 2013 October Proposals - November Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) adjust camping and other miscellaneous fees within the Division of Parks & Recreation, 2) adjust hunting license, fishing license, and other miscellaneous fees within the Division of Wildlife, 3) amend general provisions and possession limit rules within the Division of Wildlife’s “fishing rules”, and 4) amend fish spearing, commercial bait and noncommercial bait rules. 11/07/2013 11/12/2013 11/04/2013
GFP 2013 November Proposals - December Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend the “restrictions on use of firearms and bows” rule for Good Earth State Park, 2) set the season dates and establish license allocations for the Spring Wild Turkey Hunting Season, and 3) amend the private shooting preserve and captive game bird rules related to Hungarian and chukar partridge. 12/05/2013 12/17/2013 12/02/2013
GFP 2013 December Proposals - 2014 January Finals The proposed administative rule changes will: 1) define the boundaies of the hunting unit fot the big hom sheep atlcion license. and 2) modify the boundary desctiption ol lJnit 1 lot the big hom sheep hunting 01/09/2014 01/06/2014
GFP 2014 January Proposals - 2014 March Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend Use of Parks and Public Lands rules on prohibition of bait stations, 2) amend Public Water Zoning rules, 3) amend Motorboat and Watercraft rules related to federal navigation rules, and 4) amend rules on State Game and Waterfowl Refuges, and 5) promulgate a new rule that would authorize purchase and sale of the skins of lawfully taken cottontail rabbits and fox squirrel, grey squirrel, and red squirrel 03/06/2014 05/06/2014 03/03/2014
GFP 2014 March Proposals - 2014 April Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend hunter possession limits on Mourning Doves and Sandhill Cranes, 2) amend season rules and license allocations for the Archery Elk, Black Hills Elk, Praiie Elk, Custer Stafe Park Elk, and Custer State Park Early Archery Elk hunting seasons, 3) adjust the season dates for the Archery Deer Season 04/03/2014 05/06/2014 03/31/2014
GFP 2014 April Proposals - 2014 May Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) add language to the Application for License rules to allow for "preference point only" applications for all hunting seasons with a limited license allocation. The rule change allows for consolidation of duplicative rules 05/01/2014 06/03/2014 04/28/2014
GFP 2014 May Proposals - 2014 June Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend the administrative rules and set license allocations for the 2014 Deer Seasons, 2) amend administrative rules related to Trapping Prohibitions, 3) set the season dates for the August Goose Hunting Season, and 4) amend administrative rules for Archery Equipment 06/05/2014 07/08/2014 06/02/2014
GFP 2014 June Proposals - 2014 July Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) include park entrance licenses as a license type in the License Agent Defined rule, 2) amend administrative rules for using firearms, crossbows and bows in state park & recreation areas, 3) amend the administrative rule for replacement of lost or destroyed licenses, 4) add a rule to define terms and legal process allowing processors to deem game as abandoned, 5) amend rules and license allocations for the 2014 Fall Turkey Season, 6) amend rules and license allocations for the 2014 Antelope Season, and 7) amend rules setting boundaries for the Early Fall Goose & Waterfowl Seasons. 07/08/2014 08/12/2014 07/03/2014
GFP 2014 July Proposals - 2014 August Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend the wateiowl hunting season rules to increase the daity bag limit for tight geese, sef season dates, and adiust the daily limit for canvasbacks and bluewing teal and 2) reduce the timit on fall turkey /lcenses held by an individual from 5 to 2 08/07/2014 08/12/2014 08/04/2014
GFP 2014 August Proposals - 2014 October Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) adjust group lodge fees and set maximum occupancies for department owned lodges and camping cabin and 2) add an event shelter fee to Palisades State Park. 10/02/2014 11/12/2014 09/29/2014
GFP 2014 October Proposals - 2014 November Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend fish spearing rules, 2) amend general fishing limits & paddlefish snagging rules, 3) amend bait & scientific collectors rules, 4) prohibit the baiting of turkeys in the spring, 5) amend the spring wild turkey hunting season rules & adjust license allocations, and 6) adjust the nonrefundable application fee for elk, mountain goat, & bighorn sheep from $5 to $10. 11/06/2014 12/16/2014 11/03/2014
GFP 2014 December Proposals - 2015 January Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) allow the use of dogs to hunt mountain lions outside of the Black Hills Fire Protection District. 01/15/2015 01/12/2015
GFP 2015 January Proposals - 2015 March Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) expand the shotgun and archery restriction area within North Point Recreation Area, 2) amend public water safety zones in Butte County, 3) remove the Cottonwood Lake State Waterfowl Refuge, and 4) modify and add rules within the Aquatic Invasive Species Chapter and change references from “nuisance” to “invasive” within the Chapter. 03/05/2015 04/20/2015 03/02/2015
GFP 2015 March Proposals - 2015 April Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend the season provisions and license allocations for the Black Hills Elk, Archery Elk, Prairie Elk, and Custer State Park Elk hunting seasons, 2) amend the season dates for the Custer State Park non-trophy Bison harvest, 3) re-open and allocate licenses for the Mountain Goat Hunting Season, and 4) amend the rules for party hunting size limits. 04/01/2015 04/20/2015 03/27/2015
2015 GFP May Proposals - June Finals The proposed administrative rule changes will: 1) amend the motorboats & watercraft rule for required lights exceptions , 2) amend the application for license rule on access permits required for specific deer hunting units and public lands, 3) amend nonresident waterfowl license rules and adjust license allocations, 4) repeal the special Canada goose hunting season rule, 5) amend rules and license allocations for the Black Hills, West River, East River, National Wildlife Refuge and Archery deer hunting seasons, and 6) amend the crossbow & bolt specifications rule for persons with disabilities. 06/04/2015 07/20/2015 06/01/2015
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