Maine Revised Statutes

§11855. Unlawful use of migratory game birds

1. Prohibition.  Unless specifically permitted by regulations of the federal Migratory Bird Treaty Act, 16 United States Code, Sections 703 to 712, or by rules adopted by the commissioner in conformity with Title 5, Part 18, except section 8052, subsection 3 of that Title, a person may not:
A. Hunt migratory game birds; [2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §185 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
B. Possess migratory game birds; [2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §185 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
C. Transport migratory game birds; or [2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §185 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
D. Buy or sell migratory game birds. [2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §185 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
[ 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §185 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF) .]
2. Penalty.  A person who violates subsection 1 commits a Class E crime.
[ 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §185 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2003, c. 414, §A2 (NEW). 2003, c. 414, §D7 (AFF). 2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF). 2003, c. 655, §B422 (AFF). 2003, c. 655, §B185 (RPR).