Maine Revised Statutes

§11151-A. Nonresident late season bear hunting permit

1. Permit required.  Except as otherwise authorized pursuant to this Part or for a nonresident who holds a valid bear hunting permit under section 11151, a nonresident may not hunt for bear during the regular firearm season on deer under section 11401 without a valid permit issued pursuant to this section.
Each day a person violates this subsection, that person commits a Class E crime for which a minimum fine of $50 and an amount equal to twice the applicable license fee must be imposed.
[ 2007, c. 168, §4 (NEW); 2007, c. 168, §8 (AFF) .]
2. Eligibility; nonresident late season bear hunting permit.  A person who possesses a valid nonresident hunting or archery hunting license may obtain a permit to hunt for bear from the commissioner or the commissioner's authorized agent.
[ 2015, c. 281, Pt. E, §8 (AMD) .]
3. Issuance; permit fee.  The commissioner, through the commissioner's authorized agent, shall issue a nonresident late season bear hunting permit to an eligible person. The annual fee for each permit issued is $40.
[ 2007, c. 168, §4 (NEW); 2007, c. 168, §8 (AFF) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2007, c. 168, §4 (NEW). 2007, c. 168, §8 (AFF). 2015, c. 281, Pt. E, §8 (AMD).