2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Representative Rayfield|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to exceptions to wildlife trafficking prevention program; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Exempts from wildlife trafficking prevention program sale of covered animal species part or product by or to bona fide scientific or educational institution when sale entered into before July 1, 2017.
Permits] After July 1, 2017, authorizes State Department of Fish and Wildlife to permit sale of part or product of animal species covered by wildlife trafficking prevention program by or to be distributed, sold or have legal ownership transferred to] bona fide scientific or educational institution for scientific or educational purposes. Clarifies definition of "covered animal species.] Requires institution to keep documentation from transaction and to provide department with copy of documentation. Makes conforming changes. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Environment and Natural Resources|