ACTION ALERTS

RECENTLY PASSED LEGISLATION:


Colorado Raptor Educational Exhibitor License (Adopted 7/10/18 - Effective 9/1/18)


Florida American alligator exhibitor exemption  removal (Adopted 4/5/18)


Indiana Wildlife rule amendments (Approved 6/20/18)


North Carolina adding brown anole, Cuban treefrog and Asian newts to invasive species rule and prohibit red-eared slider private ownership (Effective 8/1/18)



RECENTLY FAILED LEGISLATION:





ACTIVE BILLS

NEW JERSEY (A 1923/S 1093) Nosey's Act

Bans elephants and other wild animal acts


Status: A 1923 passed its committee of origin with amendment to add species and exempt certain educational programs;


UPDATE: S 1093 passed the Senate 6/25.  It skipped referral to committee in the House and had 2nd reading.


MICHIGAN (HB 6032) Crimes; animals; ownership, possession, breeding, sale, and importing of nonhuman primates; prohibit with certain exceptions and provide penalty


Status: House Agriculture