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HB 1806

Relating to fishing tournament fraud; providing penalties.

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  • Introduced
  • Referred to Committee
  • Bill Passed
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Session: 82nd

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News & Blog Coverage

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  • Tompkins: Hand-fishing among legislature's new laws (
    Jun 1, 2011
    Rick Perry signed HB 1806 by Rep. Dan Flynn, R-Canton, committing fraud - cheating - in freshwater fishing tournaments was a violation of Texas law. Cheating in saltwater tournaments wasn't. HB 1806 makes fraud in any fishing tournament - freshwater or ...
    Houston Chronicle

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