State Affairs

In every state, Safari Club International monitors, tracks, and evaluates legislation impacting hunting, hunters, and wildlife conservation. SCI works with pro-sportsmen elected leaders through the collaboration of the individual state sportsmen’s caucuses. Building relationships between state leaders and sportsmen as well as staying current on the issues ensures that SCI is protecting your right to hunt. 

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SCI’s State Advocacy Network

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State Legislative Priorities

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State Legislative Alerts

Wisconsin Legislators Propose Bill To Limit State Management Of Wolves

Nov 21, 2017
A proposed bill in the Wisconsin Legislature would end the state’s efforts to manage the Wisconsin portion of the Western Great Lakes wolf population and require state law enforcement not to take action in response to wolf killings.
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Wisconsin Hunters – Contact Governor Walker In Support Of Hunting Bill

Nov 10, 2017
Assembly Bill 455, which would eliminate the requirement that a person be at least 10 years of age to hunt with a mentor in Wisconsin’s hunting mentorship program, is sitting on Governor Walker’s desk.
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Michigan Forum Offers Opportunity To Comment On Bear Hunting

Nov 10, 2017
Hunters need to be involved when the Michigan Bear Forum meets soon to discuss the future of bear management in Michigan.
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Opportunity To Comment On Popular Vermont Recreation Unit

Nov 09, 2017
Safari Club International encourages all sportsmen and women in Vermont to attend the meetings for and comment on the Camel’s Hump Management Unit (CHMU). The area is home to an abundance of wildlife.
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Indiana DNR Files Emergency Ammo Rule

Nov 08, 2017
On Nov. 3, 2017, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) signed an emergency rule allowing rifle cartridges that were allowed in previous seasons to be used during the 2017 deer hunting season.
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Make Hunters’ Voices Heard On Tonto National Forest Management Plan

Nov 07, 2017
Safari Club International encourages all sportsmen and women to engage in the planning process to make sure the Tonto National Forest stays open to hunting and shooting. The current plan for the Forest dates back to 1985.​
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