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This Act is current to June 11, 2024
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The Hunting and Fishing Heritage Act

[SBC 2002] CHAPTER 79

Assented to November 26, 2002

1Right to hunt and fish


WHEREAS hunting and fishing are an important part of British Columbia's heritage and form an important part of the fabric of present-day life in British Columbia;

WHEREAS hunters and anglers contribute to the understanding, conservation, and management of fish and wildlife in British Columbia;

WHEREAS hunting and fishing should be recognized as legitimate forms of recreation and as legitimate tools with which to effectively manage the fish and wildlife of British Columbia;

THEREFORE HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of British Columbia, enacts as follows:

Right to hunt and fish

1   A person has the right to hunt and fish in accordance with the law.