Proposed H.B. No. 5160
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE HABITUATION OF BLACK BEARS.

To address intentional and unintentional feeding of black bears, as well as provide a grant program to use proven nonlethal techniques to avoid conflicts, establish black bear cub rehabilitation guidelines and put in place a funding mechanism to compensate for structural damages made by black bears on farms.

Introduced by:
Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Nicole Klarides-Ditria, 105th Dist.

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   Text of Bill
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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/11/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Environment

Co-sponsors of HB-5160

Rep. Raghib Allie-Brennan, 2nd Dist.
Rep. Travis Simms, 140th Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Anne M. Hughes, 135th Dist.
Rep. Gary A. Turco, 27th Dist.
Sen. Julie Kushner, 24th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.

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