North Carolina Legislation
API Position: SUPPORT
Bill Description: This bill would allow the Wildlife Resources Commission to protect certain reptiles and amphibians whose population base is at risk. Essentially, this bill addresses commercial and high-volume collection of these animals. If passed, this bill would allow the Commission to adopt rules that limit, regulate, or prohibit the taking, possession, collection, sale, or purchase of these reptiles and amphibians. However, the Commission could not prohibit possession of less than 5 of these reptiles per person or less than 25 amphibians per person.