This bill authorizes the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to revoke, suspend, refuse to issue or refuse to renew a guide license if the license holder has been convicted of committing a crime punishable by imprisonment for one year or more or is found not criminally responsible by reason of insanity of committing a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term of one year. The bill allows a person to request a hearing to appeal the revocation, suspension or denial. The bill requires an applicant for or the holder of a guide license to notify the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife of a conviction or a finding of not criminally responsible that is grounds for the revocation, suspension or denial of a guide license.
MTA Position: Supports
Status: Enacted in House and Senate; signed by the Governor (Public Law 204)