Hunting Regulations by State HuntStats.com Home Page
StateHunter's Education CutoffBow Education Req'dOrange Req'd
AlabamaAug 1, 1977NoYes
Arizona10 -14 years oldNoNo
ArkansasDec 31, 1968NoYes
ColoradoJan 1, 1949NoYes
Connecticutfirst time huntersNoYes
DelawareJan 1, 1967NoYes
FloridaJune 1, 1975NoYes
GeorgiaJan 1, 1961NoYes
IdahoJan 1, 1975first time hunterNo
IllinoisJan 1, 1980NoYes
IndianaDec 31, 1986NoYes
IowaJan 1, 1967NoYes
KansasJuly 1, 1957NoYes
KentuckyJan 1, 1975NoYes
LouisianaSept 1, 1969NoYes
Mainefirst time hunterfirst time hunterYes
MarylandJuly 1, 1977NoYes
Masschusetts15 to 18 years oldNoYes
MichiganJan 1, 1969NoYes
MinnesotaJan 1, 1980NoYes
MississippiJan 1, 1972NoYes
MissouriJan 1, 1967NoYes
Montana12-17 year oldsfirst time huntersYes
NebraskaJan 1, 1977YesYes
New Hampshire1971NoNo
New Jerseyfirst time hunterYesYes
New Yorkfirst time hunterYesYes
North Carolinafirst time hunterNoYes
North DakotaDec 31, 1961NoYes
Ohiofirst time hunterNoYes
OklahomaJan 1, 1962NoYes
Oregonunedr 18 years oldNoNo
Pennsylvaniafirst time huntersNoYes
Rhode Islandfirst time huntersNoYes
South CarolinaJune 30, 1979NoYes
South DakotaUnder 16 years oldYesYes
TennesseeJan 1, 1969NoYes
TexasSept 1, 1979NoNo
Vermontfirst time hunterYesNo
VirginiaJune 30, 1979NoYes
WashingtonJan 1, 1972NoYes
West VirginiaJan 1, 1975NoYes
WisconsinJan 1, 1973NoYes
WyomingJan 1, 1966NoYes