New Mexico Legislation
The House Energy and Natural Resources Committee failed to pass House Bill 579, a bill amended to restrict poisons and traps on public lands, on March 4 by a vote of 6 to 5 after three days of spirited hearings. The New Mexico Wildlife Protection & Public Safety Act would have curbed the cull of New Mexico’s native wildlife for the profit of a few. Find out more here.
Note: The text and status of New Mexico bills is available at www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/BillFinder.aspx.