California Action Alert – AB96 & SB347 on Governor’s Desk

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AB 96 (Ivory and Rhinoceros Horn) AB 96 (Atkins) Animal parts and products: importation or sale of ivory and rhinoceros horn is on the Governor’s desk, waiting for his action. He has from now until October 11th to act, but he can act at any time. SCI has written a letter in opposition to this … Continue reading

Action Alerts – California Members, SCI Needs Your Help!

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ACTION ALERT #1– AB 96 (Ivory and Rhinoceros Horn) AB 96 (Atkins) Animal parts and products: importation or sale of ivory and rhinoceros horn passed out of the Senate Appropriations Committee today, August 27, 2016, and will go to the Senate Floor.  SCI has written a letter in opposition of this bill.  It could be … Continue reading

CALIFORNIA ACTION ALERT Ammunition Registration

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SB 53 – MANDATORY AMMUNITION BUYER REGISTRATION LEGISLATION POSITIONED FOR AUGUST VOTE IN THE LEGISLATURE!! TAKE ACTION NOW: PROPOSED LEGISLATION WOULD BE DEVASTATING TO ALL LAWFUL USERS OF AMMUNITION!!! SB 53 WOULD REQUIRE YOU TO PASS A DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE CRIMINAL/MENTAL BACKGROUND CHECK AND PAY AN AUTHORIZATION FEE BEFORE YOU CAN BUY ANY AMMUNITION OF … Continue reading

SCI Demands Transparency from California Wildlife Resources Committee

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On July 15, 2014, Safari Club International’s (SCI) California Chapters sent a letter to the California Wildlife Resources Committee (WRC) demanding transparency and a fair playing field for public participation in the meetings and decision-making of the WRC. The letter responds to repeated instances of exclusion and discrimination against hunters in the activities of the … Continue reading

California Proposing Ammunition Buyer Registration!

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Hunters and shooters in California need to act quickly and decisively to derail SB53 that would require anyone purchasing ammunition, pass a Department of Justice background check and pay an authorization fee in order to purchase any ammunition in the state. The bill is set for hearing next Tuesday, June 10 and would be devastating … Continue reading

California Hunter Alert – Fish and Wildlife Commission Update!

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Coyote Contest Ban Heads to June Commission Meeting The next Fish and Game Commission meeting will be held on June 4, 2014 at the River Lodge Conference Center, 1800 Riverwalk Drive, Fortuna, CA The agenda is not yet available. Hunters are urged to attend in mass all commission and committee meetings to preserve traditional hunting … Continue reading

SCI HUNTER ALERT – Anti-Hunting Groups Push for Control In California!

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Safari Club International has been working closely with our colleagues in California to address the push from anti-hunting entities such as Humane Society United States (HSUS) to ramrod their agenda through the California Fish and Game Commission. The California Fish and Game Commission meeting was held on April 16, 2014. California hunters were urged to … Continue reading

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