In every state, Safari Club International monitors, tracks, and evaluates legislation impacting hunting, hunters, and wildlife conservation. SCI works with pro-sportsmen elected leaders through the collaboration of the individual state sportsmen’s caucuses. Building relationships between state leaders and sportsmen as well as staying current on the issues ensures that SCI is protecting your right to hunt.
SCI’s State Advocacy Network
The SCI State Advocacy Network and local state Chapters play a critical role in the success of SCI’s advocacy efforts. Hunters become a valuable voice in each state by joining SCI’s State Advocacy Network.
On The Issues
Recent State Affairs Articles
Yesterday during a virtual meeting, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission approved a prohibition on certain organized hunting contests by a vote of 8-3. Hunting contests are privately organized competitive events where participants compete for cash or other prizes for harvesting animals in a specified location during a specified timeRead More
The Wheels Of Injustice Grind Slowly – Unless It Is A Gun Issue In California Image California has been plagued with bad gun laws. One of the most recent ones imposed on the law-abiding citizens of the Golden State came in the form of Proposition 63, which passed inRead More
“California’s New Ammunition Background Check Law Misfires” Image “California’s New Ammunition Background Check Law Misfires,” wrote U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez, as he blocked background checks for ammunition buyers in The Golden State. The San Diego-based U.S. District Judge granted a preliminary injunction against the rule after the CaliforniaRead More
Montana Reopens Outfitting and Guide Services, But Maintains Required Quarantines of Nonresidents Image Montana Governor Steve Bullock has announced a phased reopening of Montana, with Phase I including a soft reopening of the outfitting and guiding services industry on Monday, April 27. This means outfitters and guides can restartRead More
New York Department of Environmental Conservation Offering Online Hunting Safety Education Course Image The New York Department of Environmental Conservation announced it is offering a complete online hunting safety education course for a limited time only, according to an article in NewYorkUpstate.com. First-time hunters who want to hunt inRead More
SCI Provides Resource Links for Up-To-Date Information On Outdoor Recreational Activities With our nation in the midst of unprecedented circumstances, people are feeling stressed out and anxious. In an effort to keep the public safe while also offering opportunities to recreate outside, The National Park Service, National Forest Service, Bureau of LandRead More