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Minnesota bills targeting trapping, lead tackle emerge

Minnesota bills relating to trapping and lead tackle have been introduced by Rep. Peter Fischer, pictured, a sixth-term DFLer from Maplewood.

The flurry of legislation introduced by state lawmakers continues, recently including bills that would ban certain types of lead fishing tackle – and, eventually, the sale and manufacture of such – and another that could make certain types of trapping mostly ineffective, according to a spokesperson for the Minnesota Trappers Association.

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