Bear Legislation: 2022-2023

A new legislative session started on January 12, 2022.


S1891/A1967 – Senator Gordon Johnson (D-37) and Assemblyman Raj Mukherji (D-33)  reintroduced legislation to strengthen the current feeding ban law, which will reduce complaints and incidents with black bears. The new bill number is: S1891/A1967. It’s time to start lobbying our legislators to co-sponsor and support S1891/A1967.

S1891/A1967 Factsheet

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