Nass seeks to roll back emergency rule aimed at fighting chronic wasting disease

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GOP Sen. Steve Nass is looking to take steps to roll back an emergency rule aimed at slowing the spread of chronic wasting disease.
The Whitewater Republican has targeted the new Department of Natural Resources rule, which includes additional fencing requirements at deer farms and prohibitions on the movement of deer carcasses from CWD-affected counties, saying the changes would burden Wisconsin hunters.
Under the rule, which is slated to go into effect Oct. 1, hunters wouldn't be able to transport deer carcasses harvested in CWD-affected areas out of the county, though hunters could move the ...

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