Pro Parrot Bill to be Heard in Trenton this Week!

Monday, March 06 2006 @ 04:02 AM UTC

Contributed by: Alison

New Jersey Wild Quaker Parrots Need Your Help!

Bill A1237 has been introduced to decriminalize them in NJ, whose antiquated laws claim that they are a "potentially dangerous species" Please send an e-mail in support of Bill #A1237.

On March 9th, New Jersey Legislators will hear pro-parrot testimony from many of supporters and team members, including, but not limited to: Marc Johnson of Foster Jon Mark Davey of and Parrotsinthe Steve Baldwin of and Alison Evans-Fragale, Founder of, in support of Bill A1237!

You Can Help: Here's How!

Send an e-mail in support of the bill to:

The Honorable Douglas H. Fisher
Agricultural and Natural Resources Committee

It would be a good idea to also send your letter to the other members of the Agricultural and Natural Resources Committee:

Assemblyman Nelson Albano:
Assemblyman Herb Conaway:
Assemblyman Ronald Dancer:
Assemblywoman Marcia Karrow:

Full details (plus a sample letter) are available on - a bulletin board covering happenings in Edgewater, NJ (where the Jersey parrots live). CLICK HERE

More sample letters and info on the bill can also be found on Jon Mark Davey's site: CLICK HERE TO VIEW

We are also looking for experts to testify at the hearing on Thursday, March 9th, 2006.For more info or to volunteer, e-mail Alison:

Thanks, in advance, for your kindness!

The phrase "further research is needed" must never become a euphemism for failure to act!

Alison Evans-Fragale RN, MSN, CFNP, CLNC