Connecticut Seal

General Assembly



January Session, 2003

LCO No. 6729


Offered by:


REP. BERNHARD, 136th Dist.


To: House Bill No. 6394

File No. 334

Cal. No. 225

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective October 1, 2003) No person shall use a steel jaw or padded steel claw leg hold animal trap on any property that is under the jurisdiction of the Commissioner of Environmental Protection, except for research conducted by full-time employees of the Department of Environmental Protection or pursuant to a wildlife management plan as approved by the Commissioner of Environmental Protection. "