Maine Revised Statutes

§11213-A. Shooting at or near decoys

1. Shooting at or near migratory waterfowl or wild turkey decoys.  A person may not with a firearm, a bow and arrow or a crossbow shoot or shoot at a migratory waterfowl or wild turkey decoy of another person.
A. A person who violates this subsection 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, §145 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
B. A person who violates this subsection 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, §145 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
[ 2005, c. 94, §1 (AMD) .]
2. Shoot within area of another person's decoys.  A person may not with a firearm, a bow and arrow or a crossbow shoot within an area encompassed by a set of another person's migratory waterfowl or wild turkey decoys, including the area 50 yards away from the outer perimeter of the set of decoys.
A. A person who violates this subsection 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, §145 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
B. A person who violates this subsection 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, §145 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
[ 2005, c. 94, §1 (AMD) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2003, c. 655, §B145 (NEW). 2003, c. 655, §B422 (AFF). 2005, c. 94, §1 (AMD).