Born Free USA position: SUPPORT
Update: The bill died after not passing committee by the Feb. 21, 2011, deadline.
Bill description: House Bill 1135 would amend Indiana’s Natural and Cultural Resources Code to prohibit any person who owns land from engaging in fox or coyote penning. The bill exempts designated federal land and wildlife hunting and trapping areas.
Note: The text and status of Indiana bills is available at www.in.gov/legislative/.