Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (visit the agency website www.dgif.virginia.gov for most recent regulatory updates)
Board of Game and Inland Fisheries
Game: Firearms [4 VAC 15 ‑ 270]
|State Authority||§ 29.1 - 103.11 of the Code of Virginia . Powers and duties of the Board . § 29.1 - 501. A . Promulgation of regulations; publication of proposed regulations or change therein; validation; evidentiary nature of publication . § 29.1 - 508. Board to prescr|
|Exempt from APA||Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To promote safety in connection with the use of firearms in hunting.
To minimize the number of game animals crippled or wounded as a result of hunting with firearms.
|Meetings||See all meetings (9) relating to this chapter.|
|Name / Title:||Frances Boswell|
4016 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23230
|Telephone:||(804)367-9149 FAX: (804)367-0405 TDD: ()-|