Summary Bullet Points

  • Change the requirement to hunt with a crossbow from the muzzleloader privilege to the archery privilege
  • Allow anyone over age 55 to use a crossbow during the entire Archery Season
  • Allow Jr Archery hunters, 12 thru 15, to use a crossbow during the entire Archery Season
  • Retains current Crossbow Seasons for hunters between 16 & 54
  • Removes arbitrary minimum width and maximum draw weight restrictions
  • Changes discharge setback restrictions from ‘ 250′ to 150’ to be in alignment with other archery equipment

Sponsor: John W. Mannion
Co-Sponsors: Neil D. Breslin, Patrick M. Gallivan, Joseph A. Griffo, Pamela Helming
Status: Active