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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 759        FILED ON: 1/14/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 712


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



Anne M. Gobi


To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
              Court assembled:

              The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act to enhance the management of problem wildlife..






Anne M. Gobi

5th Worcester

Paul McMurtry

11th Norfolk

Carlo Basile

1st Suffolk

William N. Brownsberger

Second Suffolk and Middlesex

Cleon H. Turner

1st Barnstable

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

12th Hampden

Peter V. Kocot

1st Hampshire

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

Mark J. Cusack

5th Norfolk

Tom Sannicandro

7th Middlesex

Martin J. Walsh

13th Suffolk

Denise Andrews

2nd Franklin

Lori A. Ehrlich

8th Essex

Paul W. Mark

2nd Berkshire

Sarah K. Peake

4th Barnstable

Christine E. Canavan

10th Plymouth

Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera

10th Hampden

William Smitty Pignatelli

4th Berkshire

Thomas M. Stanley

9th Middlesex

Frank I. Smizik

15th Norfolk

Colleen M. Garry

36th Middlesex

John W. Scibak

2nd Hampshire

John J. Binienda

17th Worcester

Jonathan Hecht

29th Middlesex

Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.

34th Middlesex

James M. Murphy

4th Norfolk

Gale D. Candaras

First Hampden and Hampshire

Timothy R. Madden

Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

Thomas J. Calter

12th Plymouth

John P. Fresolo

16th Worcester

Jonathan D. Zlotnik

2nd Worcester

Michael D. Brady

9th Plymouth

Brian R. Mannal

2nd Barnstable

Cory Atkins

14th Middlesex

Michael O. Moore

Second Worcester

James M. Cantwell

4th Plymouth

Jennifer E. Benson

37th Middlesex

Gailanne M. Cariddi

1st Berkshire

James B. Eldridge

Middlesex and Worcester

Carolyn C. Dykema

8th Middlesex

Paul R. Heroux

2nd Bristol

Sean Garballey

23rd Middlesex

Timothy J. Toomey, Jr.

26th Middlesex

David M. Rogers

24th Middlesex

Thomas P. Conroy

13th Middlesex

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 759        FILED ON: 1/14/2013

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 712

By Ms. Gobi of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 712) of Anne M. Gobi and others for legislation to enhance the management of problem wildlife.  Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture. 


SEE SENATE, NO. 330 OF 2011-2012.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Thirteen



An Act to enhance the management of problem wildlife..


              Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

              Section 80A of Chapter 131 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding at the end thereof, the following new paragraph: -

              Any person issued a permit as provided by this section shall, within thirty days of the expiration of such permit or extension of same shall report to the director of the division of fisheries and wildlife, on a form approved by said director, the municipality of which the request was made, the name of the property owner, address of the property threatened, the name of authorized agent, method used to alleviate the problem, and the number and species of animals taken pursuant to the permit, and other information deemed necessary by the director.

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