New York Legislation
Born Free USA position: SUPPORT
Update (June 2011): The New York Legislature has officially passed our bear gallbladder/bile trade bill, and it is now on its way Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's desk for his signature.
Bill description: Born Free USA helped draft this bill. It will prohibit the possession, sale, barter, offer, purchase, transportation, delivery, or receipt of bear gallbladder bile, or any product, item, or
substance containing, or labeled or advertised as containing, bear gallbladders or bile.
Read the full text of the bill and follow its progress here.
Note: The text and status of New York bills is also available at www.assembly.state.ny.us.