125 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625
Sessions: 2 Years (Even-Odd)
Convenes: Even Years - Jan (2nd Tue)
Adjourns: Odd Years - No set date
- Usually end of year
During Session: 45 days or when
house of origin reconvenes
Passed Last 10 Days Session:
7 days after adj
Pocket Veto: No
New Jersey Constitution Art V Sec I 14
New Jersey Statutes 1:2-3
Division of Fish and Wildlife
PO Box 420
501 E. State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-0420
Board: Fish and Game Council
Meets: Monthly (2nd Tue)
NEXT MEETING: Jul 10
Potentially dangerous species: BANS as pets or hobby purpose and requires permit for other purposes.
BANS pet shop or animal dealer licensees from having them after 1/17/95.
(New Jersey Admin Code 7:25-4.8 to 4.9, 10.10, 10.11)
Other exotic and nongame wildlife: PERMIT required for all species not on the exempt species list, including those specifically listed.
(New Jersey Admin Code 7:25-4.1 to 7:25-4.20; 23 New Jersey Rev. Statutes 2A; 23, 4-52, 4-63.3)
Game animals or birds: PERMIT required. Sales require a “Game Animal or Game Bird Sales Receipt” which serves as a 20 day temporary permit.
(New Jersey Admin Code 7:25-10; 23 New Jersey Rev. Statutes 3.28 to 3.39)
BANS foxes and coyotes except with the department’s permission.
BANS import of rabies vector species (raccoons, skunks, woodchucks, foxes, bats) and regulates possession. All exotic and native nongame birds are also regulated. Turtles must be certified free from Salmonellosis.
(New Jersey Admin Code 8:23-2.1; 23 New Jersey Rev. Statutes 4-50, 4-58, 4-63.2)