S.F. No. 0132
Silencers, suppressors and automatic weapons.
Sponsored By: Senator(s) Driskill and Barnard and Representative(s) Baker and Jaggi
AN ACT relating to game and fish; repealing provisions prohibiting the possession of silencers, suppressors or automatic weapons in the game fields and forests; prohibiting the taking of wildlife with automatic weapons; providing an additional penalty for use of silencers or suppressors in the commission of specified hunting violations; providing penalties; and providing for an effective date.
1/16/2013 Bill Number Assigned
1/17/2013 S Received for Introduction
1/21/2013 S Introduced and Referred to S06
1/22/2013 S06 Recommended Do Pass
Ayes Senator(s) Barnard, Burns, Christensen and Driskill
Nays Senator(s) Craft
Ayes 4 Nays 1 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/22/2013 S Placed on General File
1/24/2013 S Passed CoW
1/25/2013 S Passed 2nd Reading
Page 2-After line 22 Insert and renumber:
"(d) Nothing in this section shall be interpreted to define a device designed to silence or muffle the report of any firearm as a "firearm" or to provide any additional right or protection for any such device other than as specifically provided in this section.". ROTHFUSS
1/28/2013 S Passed 3rd Reading
Ayes: Senator(s) Anderson, JD S02, Anderson, JL S28, Barnard, Bebout, Burns, Case, Christensen, Coe, Cooper, Dockstader, Driskill, Emerich, Hastert, Hicks, Meier, Nicholas, P., Nutting, Perkins, Peterson, Ross, Rothfuss, Schiffer and Von Flatern
Nays: Senator(s) Craft, Esquibel, F., Geis, Hines, Johnson, Landen and Scott
Ayes 23 Nays 7 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/28/2013 H Received for Introduction
1/29/2013 H Introduced and Referred to H05
2/5/2013 H05 Recommended Do Pass
Ayes: Representative(s) Eklund, Greear, Hunt, McKim, Semlek and Winters
Nays: Representative(s) Blake, Campbell and Zwonitzer, Dn.
Ayes 6 Nays 3 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/5/2013 H Placed on General File
Page 1-line 1 Delete "repealing" insert "amending".
Page 1-line 2 Delete "prohibiting" insert "relating to".
Page 1-line 15 Delete "big or trophy game" insert "wildlife".
Page 2-lines 2 through 5 Delete entirely and insert:
"(a) No person shall take
into or possess in the game fields or forests of Wyoming any wildlife with any fully automatic weapon. or No person shall use a device designed to silence
or muffle the report of any firearm to take any big
Page 2-line 19 Delete "big or".
Page 2-line 21 Delete "big or". SOMMERS, MADDEN
2/11/2013 H Passed CoW
Delete the Sommers et al. committee of the whole amendment (SF0132HW001/A) entirely. BAKER
Ayes: Representative(s) Baker, Blake, Blikre, Burkhart, Cannady, Eklund, Gingery, Greear, Hunt, Jaggi, Kroeker, Krone, Larsen, Loucks, McKim, Miller, Moniz, Northrup, Petroff, Piiparinen, Reeder, Semlek, Watt, Wilson and Winters
Nays: Representative(s) Barlow, Berger, Blevins, Brown, Byrd, Campbell, Coleman, Connolly, Davison, Esquibel, K., Filer, Freeman, Goggles, Greene, Halverson, Harshman, Harvey, Hutchings, Kirkbride, Lockhart, Lubnau, Madden, Nicholas, B., Patton, Paxton, Sommers, Stubson, Teeters, Wallis, Walters, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.
Excused: Representative(s) Gay, Kasperik and Throne
Ayes 25 Nays 32 Excused 3 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/12/2013 H Passed 2nd Reading
Delete the Sommers et al. committee of the whole amendment (SF0132HW001/A) entirely. LUBNAU, TEETERS
2/13/2013 H Passed 3rd Reading
Ayes: Representative(s) Baker, Barlow, Blake, Blevins, Blikre, Brown, Burkhart, Byrd, Cannady, Coleman, Eklund, Esquibel, K., Gingery, Greear, Greene, Harshman, Hunt, Jaggi, Kirkbride, Kroeker, Krone, Larsen, Lockhart, Loucks, Lubnau, McKim, Miller, Moniz, Nicholas, B., Northrup, Patton, Petroff, Piiparinen, Reeder, Semlek, Sommers, Stubson, Teeters, Walters, Watt, Wilson, Winters, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.
Nays: Representative(s) Berger, Campbell, Connolly, Davison, Filer, Freeman, Goggles, Halverson, Harvey, Hutchings, Kasperik, Madden, Paxton and Throne
Excused: Representative(s) Gay and Wallis
Ayes 44 Nays 14 Excused 2 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/13/2013 Assigned Number SEA No. 0028
2/13/2013 S President Signed SEA No. 0028
2/14/2013 H Speaker Signed SEA No. 0028
2/18/2013 Governor Signed SEA No. 0028
2/19/2013 Assigned Chapter Number
Chapter No. 0065 Session Laws of Wyoming 2013