Maine Revised Statutes

§11601. Unlawful hunting of moose

1. Hunting with permittee.  A person may not hunt moose with a permittee unless that person is a subpermittee authorized in accordance with this section.
[ 2003, c. 414, Pt. A, §2 (NEW); 2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF) .]
2. Presence of permittee.  A subpermittee may not hunt moose if that subpermittee is not in the presence of the permittee while hunting moose. A subpermittee is not in the presence of a permittee if contact between the permittee and the subpermittee requires visual or audio enhancement devices, including binoculars or citizen band radios.
[ 2003, c. 414, Pt. A, §2 (NEW); 2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF) .]
3. One subpermittee.  A permittee may not hunt moose with more than one authorized subpermittee.
[ 2003, c. 414, Pt. A, §2 (NEW); 2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF) .]
4. Unlawful possession.  A person may not possess a moose that has been hunted in violation of this section.
[ 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §176 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF) .]

A person who violates this section commits a Class E crime. [2003, c. 552, §15 (AFF); 2003, c. 552, §6 (RPR); 2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF); 2003, c. 655, Pt. C, §§2, 6 (AFF).]

SECTION HISTORY
2003, c. 414, §A2 (NEW). 2003, c. 414, §D7 (AFF). 2003, c. 552, §6 (AMD). 2003, c. 552, §15 (AFF). 2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF). 2003, c. 655, §B176 (AMD). 2003, c. 655, §§B422,C2,6 (AFF).