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HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2509        FILED ON: 1/20/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1992


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 enhance the management of problem wildlife.






Anne M. Gobi

5th Worcester

Martin J. Walsh

13th Suffolk

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

Susan Williams Gifford

2nd Plymouth

William Smitty Pignatelli

4th Berkshire

Tom Sannicandro

7th Middlesex

Peter V. Kocot

1st Hampshire

Carolyn C. Dykema

8th Middlesex

Todd M. Smola

1st Hampden

HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2509        FILED ON: 1/20/2011

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1992

By Ms. Gobi of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1992) of Khan and others relative to the trapping of certain problem wildlife Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.


SEE HOUSE, NO. 3442 OF 2009-2010.]


The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Eleven



An Act 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 2000 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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