Born Free USA position: SUPPORT
Update: These bills are no longer active because they did not meet the cross-over date.
Bill description: Senate Bill 733 and House Bill 579 would prohibit body-crushing traps and regulate the use of snares and foot/leg-hold traps. The bills would also prohibit the use of snares in residential and non-hunting areas, and would establish penalties for violations.
Note: The text and status of Hawaii bills is also available at www.capitol.hawaii.gov.