2011 - 2012 LEGISLATURE
November 1, 2011 - Offered by Representative Kaufert.
AB311-ASA1-AA7,1,11 At the locations indicated, amend the substitute amendment as follows:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,1,3 21. Page 1, line 10: after "programs;" insert "Class D hunting permits issued to
3certain disabled persons;".
AB311-ASA1-AA7,1,4 42. Page 4, line 18: after that line insert:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,1,5 5" Section 4m. 29.053 (3) of the statutes is amended to read:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,2,26 29.053 (3) The department may modify any requirement of this chapter or
7rules promulgated under it, establish special seasons, authorize the use of special
8equipment or take any other action in order to provide additional hunting and fishing
9opportunities for persons who are physically disabled or visually handicapped and.
10The department
may limit the number of persons involved, except that if the
11department establishes a special season for hunting deer with firearms for persons

1who are physically disabled, the season shall be open to persons who have been
2issued a Class D permit under s. 29.193 (2)
AB311-ASA1-AA7,2,3 33. Page 5, line 19: after that line insert:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,2,4 4" Section 5c. 29.193 (2) (b) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,2,75 29.193 (2) (b) 1. The department shall, after investigation and without
6charging a fee, except for the costs of review in par. (c) 3. or (e), issue a Class A, Class
7B or, Class C, or Class D permit to any person, as provided in this subsection.
AB311-ASA1-AA7, s. 5e 8Section 5e. 29.193 (2) (b) 3. of the statutes is amended to read:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,2,129 29.193 (2) (b) 3. As part of the application for a Class A or, Class B, or Class D
10permit under this subsection, the applicant shall authorize the department by
11written release to examine all medical records regarding the applicant's physical
AB311-ASA1-AA7, s. 5g 13Section 5g. 29.193 (2) (c) 5. of the statutes is created to read:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,2,1614 29.193 (2) (c) 5. The department shall issue a Class D permit to any person with
15an amputation, or permanent substantial loss of function, of one or both arms or one
16or both hands.
AB311-ASA1-AA7, s. 5j 17Section 5j. 29.193 (2) (cr) 4. of the statutes is created to read:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,2,2118 29.193 (2) (cr) 4. A person holding a current resident or nonresident deer
19hunting license and a Class D permit may hunt deer of either sex with a firearm only
20during a special season established by the department that is open for hunting deer
21with firearms by disabled persons who hold a permit under this section.
AB311-ASA1-AA7, s. 5m 22Section 5m. 29.193 (2) (d) 3. of the statutes is created to read:
AB311-ASA1-AA7,3,623 29.193 (2) (d) 3. A holder of a Class D permit may use an adaptive device, as
24authorized by the department by rule, to facilitate the use of a firearm and may be

1accompanied by a person who is not eligible to apply for a permit under this section.
2The accompanying person may not hunt or carry a firearm, bow, or crossbow unless
3that person has been issued the appropriate approval to do so. The assistance
4rendered by an accompanying person who has not been issued the appropriate
5approval is limited to field dressing, tagging, and retrieving game for the permit
6holder and any other assistance authorized by the department by rule.".