MHB 1332 – Dangerous Wild Animals
This bill will ban owning, breeding, and selling dangerous wild animals on July 1, 2017 along with ALL public contact. Dangerous wild animal means a live:
Primate other than human
Clouded leopard (both)
Hybrid of list feline
Hyena and aardwolf
Those not exempt may keep their animals if they have disaster plan, register annually, and have $250,000 liability insurance with maximum $250 deductible. USDA Class C exhibitors that meet the requirements are exempt from the ban but still need the insurance, a written escape plan, and records of acquisition/disposition.
This bill is in House Natural Resources Committee.
Committee Members: https://iga.in.gov/legislative/2017/committees/natural_resources_1400
Bill Link: https://iga.in.gov/legislative/2017/bills/house/1332