NO. 97. AN ACT RELATING TO YOUTH HUNTING DAY.
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 10 V.S.A. § 4742(b) is amended to read:
When a]* A person who is under 16 years of age *[ successfully completes]*,who has successfully completed a hunter safety course*[ , the board shall issue that person a license to]* may take one wild deer on *[ the next]* youth hunting day*[ ,]* in accordance with the rules of the board. In order to hunt under this section, a young person shall also hold a valid hunting license under section 4255 of this title and be accompanied by an unarmed adult who holds a valid hunting license and who is over 18 years of age. An adult accompanying a youth under this section shall accompany no more than two young people at one time.
Approved: April 16, 1998