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LD 268 Title Page An Act To Allow Electronic Calling Devices for Hunting LD 268 Title Page
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Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

 
Sec. 1. 12 MRSA 10953 is enacted to read:

 
10953.__Electronic calling device

 
Except as provided in section 12001, subsection 3, a person
may use electronic calling devices to hunt all legally hunted
species other than migratory game birds.

 
Sec. 2. 12 MRSA 11604, as repealed and replaced by PL 2003, c.
655, Pt. B, 177 and affected by 422, is repealed.

 
Sec. 3. 12 MRSA 12152, sub-3, A, C and D, as enacted by PL 2003, c.
414, Pt. A, 2 and affected by c. 614, 9, are amended to read:

 
A. A propagation, rearing and sale permit does not
authorize the permittee to possess, propagate or sell deer,
bear, moose, wild turkey, hybrid wild turkey or wild turkey-
domestic turkey cross nor does it authorize the permittee to
possess, propagate or sell any wild animal taken in
accordance with section 11601, or 11602 or 11604.

 
C. A general possession permit does not authorize the
permittee to possess, propagate or sell deer, bear, moose,
wild turkey, hybrid turkey or wild turkey-domestic turkey
cross nor does it authorize the permittee to possess,
propagate or sell any wild animal taken in accordance with
section 11601, or 11602 or 11604.

 
D. A rehabilitation permit does not authorize the permittee
to possess, propagate or sell any wild animal taken in
accordance with section 11601, or 11602 or 11604.

 
SUMMARY

 
This bill allows the use of electronic calling devices to hunt
any game animal except migratory game birds.


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