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Re: [APD] HR 669
On quick glance I don't see where this would outright ban tropical
fish and other pets? What I took from it is that it would provide
risk assessment to determine if a species has potential to cause harm
and based on that would ban some species. There are quite a few
species that were imported for the pet trade that have become
established invasives in the United States and have greatly impacted
the environment and economy.
I noticed that the bill's sponser is from Guam. I don't think the
Brown Tree Snake was imported as a pet or intentionally imported for
I think this is my first post to the list, I've been lurking for over
a year now. I've kept fish for over 20 years and just got back into
it after about 10 years off.
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