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2015 Legislation


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In Massachusetts, all policy concerning wildlife and the management of it, are referred the the Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture.  Any bill relating to our natural resources must first make it successfully through this committee.  It is critical to gain bill sponsorship and support of District representatives and Senators on this committee. 

"It shall be the duty of the committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture to consider all matters concerning the Division of Conservation, natural resources and the environment, air, water and noise pollution and control thereof, hunting and fishing, conservation, solid waste disposal, sewerage, agriculture and farm problems, and other such matters as may be referred"

To contact this committee by letter, or phone to express your view on a particular legislative bill they can be found at:

House Staff

Room 473F
State House
Boston, MA 02133

Telephone: (617) 722-2210


Senate Staff

Room 413B
State House
Boston, MA 02133

Telephone: (617) 722-1634


Check out relative wildlife legislation in the '07 - '08 Massachusetts legislative session (left column) 2009 - '10 list to be added when made available.

Members appointed to the committee '09 - '10:

Petruccelli - Chair
Eldridge - Vice-Chair
Flanagan of Worcester and Middlesex
OLeary of Cape and Islands
Michael O. Moore of Second Worcester
Tarr of Essex and Middlesex

Straus of Mattapoisett- Chair
Guyer of Dalton- Vice-Chair
Atsalis of Barnstable
Rush of Boston
Wallace of Boston
Garballey of Arlington
Dykema of Holliston
Ferrante of Gloucester
Madden of Nantucket
Gifford of Wareham

List of all matters that have been referred to the committee

  Not yet listed as of: 4/16/09

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