Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission may drop license-display requirement

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission will consider removing the requirement that anglers display their fishing licenses while fishing at its quarterly meeting Monday and Tuesday, January 27-28, in Harrisburg.

Pennsylvania is one of only three states to still require the display of a fishing license, along with Delaware and New Jersey. The Pennsylvania Game Commission in 2012 removed a similar display requirement for hunting licenses, which caused confusion among some anglers, who also are hunters, and led to complaints by anglers.

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