The Reptile Report - In July 2012, Senator Michael Roberson (R-Las Vegas) announced he will introduce a bill in the 2013 state legislature prohibiting Nevadans from keeping exotic animals as pets. Nevada...
Herp Alliance- Update from Nevada
The Reptile Report - Herp Alliance has learned directly from Senator Roberson that the Nevada exotic animal bill is still in bill draft at this time and will not be introduced today. However, he expects it to be released from bill draft review soon.
Senator Roberson elaborated that it is not the broad ban on reptiles and exotics that has been reported in the press. He stated that it is intended to ban private ownership of, “the ones you would expect — chimpanzees, lions — the ones that have the ability to get loose and cause chaos.”
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