New Jersey Legislation
Born Free USA position: SUPPORT
Bill description: Requires that food and food waste be stored in bear-proof containers to minimize bear-human conflict. The bill applies to all people and facilities in all areas black bears are known to frequent. Violations would result in a fine between $50 and $1,000.
Read the bill here.
Note: The text and status of New Jersey bills is also available at www.njleg.state.nj.us.