Maine Revised Statutes

§12702. Rule violations; state-owned wildlife management areas

The following penalties apply to violations of rules regulating state-owned wildlife management areas. [2003, c. 614, §9 (AFF); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §291 (RPR).]

1. Civil violation.  Notwithstanding section 10650, a person who violates a rule regulating state-owned wildlife management areas commits a civil violation for which a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $500 may be adjudged.
[ 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §291 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF) .]
2. Criminal violation.  A person who violates a rule regulating state-owned wildlife management areas after having been adjudicated as having committed 3 or more civil violations under this Part within the previous 5-year period commits a Class E crime.
[ 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §291 (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, §B291 (RPR).