Students may learn about hunting safety under a bill pending in the Illinois House. The legislation lets schools add hunting education lessons to classroom instruction. It's sponsored by Democratic State Representative Monica Bristow of Alton.

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It's supported by Republican Charlie Meier of Okawville, who says this will be great, especially for schools in central and southern Illinois.

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The bill passed a House committee and now awaits a vote before the full House.

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