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TPWD News Release — Oct. 9, 2013

Texas Hunting, Fishing License Sales Unavailable Overnight Oct. 19-20

During TPWD Scheduled Licensing System Maintenance

AUSTIN – Texas hunting and fishing licenses cannot be purchased between 9 p.m. (CDT) Saturday, October 19 and 9 a.m. Sunday, October 20. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department licensing system will be down for maintenance.

Anyone planning to hunt or fish on Sunday, October 20, should ensure they have purchased a valid license prior to 9 p.m. on Saturday, October 19. Although TPWD does not anticipate additional delays in maintenance, anyone planning to hunt or fish on Monday, October 21, may also wish to purchase a license before 9 p.m. on Saturday, October 19.

Hunting and fishing licenses are sold online, by phone at (800) 895-4248, Monday — Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (CDT) and at retail outlets.

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