2003 Regular Session


File Code: Hunting and Fishing Prior Year Introduction As: HB 377/02 - ENV Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 272
Sponsored By:
Delegates Frush, Barkley, Bobo, Boschert, Bronrott, V. Clagett, Cryor, Feldman, Gaines, Goldwater, Gutierrez, Healey, Hubbard, Lee, Madaleno, Mandel, McConkey, Moe, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Petzold, Ross, Rzepkowski, Simmons, Stern, and F. Turner
Natural Resources - Leghold Traps - Prohibition


Expanding the prohibition against using, setting, placing, or maintaining a leghold trap to apply in all areas statewide; and clarifying that a person may not use, set, place, or maintain a leghold trap to trap specified animals.

History by Legislative Date

House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action
Sponsored by:
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Charles E. Barkley, District 39
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate David G. Boschert, District 33A
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Jean B. Cryor, District 15
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Marilyn R. Goldwater, District 16
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Delegate Adrienne A. Mandel, District 19
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Brian R. Moe, District 21
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Carol S. Petzold, District 19
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate James E. Rzepkowski, District 32
Delegate Luiz Simmons, District 17
Delegate Joan F. Stern, District 39
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Bill indexed under the following Subjects:
Bill affects the following Statutes:
Natural Resources
( 10-408.1 , 10-410 , 10-414 , 10-504 )


Bill Text: First Reading (PDF), Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal Note: Available (PDF)
Amendments: None offered