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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 36

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 595

 

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Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. WITKOS, 8th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A BEAR HUNTING PERMIT AND PROGRAM.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to authorize the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to establish a bear hunting permit and program if the department determines that the state's bear population is dangerous to human health and safety.

Statement of Purpose:

To authorize bear hunting when human health and safety are endangered.