HB 1041, HCA 1 -- CONSERVATION COMMISSION AREAS
COMMITTEE ACTION: Voted "do pass" by the Committee on State
Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources by a vote of 9 to 0.
This bill adds boating, cutting or removal of vegetation, and
entry into closed areas to the list of activities that must be
specifically authorized on Conservation Commission areas.
HCA 1 -- adds the operation and parking of trailers to the list
of regulated activities.
FISCAL NOTE: No impact on state funds.
PROPONENTS: Supporters say that requiring authorization for
these activities will protect natural resources and enhance
Testifying for the bill were Representative McBride; and
Missouri Department of Conservation.
OPPONENTS: There was no opposition voiced to the committee.
Terry Finger, House Research