Born Free USA position: OPPOSE
Update (September 2011): State wildlife commissions voted 8-0 at a meeting in Reno to continue Nevada's first ever bear hunt again next year and every year after that from Aug. 20 to Dec. 31.
Update (June 2011): This bill did not pass. The Legislature adjourned has adjourned without reaching a Senate vote on this issue.
Bill description: Section 1.1 (c) of this bill will make the proposed black bear hunt (Aug. 20-Dec. 31) permanent.
Read the bill here.
Note: The text and status of Nevada bills is available here.