Rules and Regulations Governing Wildlife Rehabilitation


Title 250 Department of Environmental Management
Chapter 60 Fish and Wildlife
Subchapter 00 N/A
Part 1 Rules and Regulations Governing Wildlife Rehabilitation
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Proposed
Filing Notice Date 04/25/2024
Filing Hearing Date(s) 05/15/2024
Public Comment Dates 04/25/2024 to 05/27/2024

Regulation Authority:

R.I. Gen. Laws Chapters 42-17.1
R.I. Gen. Laws 20-1-4

Purpose and Reason:

The purpose for this regulatory action / change is to update the use of permits to control and manage wildlife rehabilitation. Amended handling of potentially diseased animals and restrict species from being rehabilitated and released into the wild.


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