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Saeima lowers minimum hunting age to 16

Friday, March 15, 2019

Saeima in a final reading March 14 adopted legislative amendments lowering the minimum age for underage hunters who may use firearms during hunting to 16 years. A proposal by Interior Minister Sandis Girgens (KPV LV) that young hunters must have a hunter’s license issued by the State Forest Service and a permit from the State Police, was approved by the committee. Once the amendment comes into force, individuals who are…