Maine Revised Statutes

§12655. Unlawful use of bait

1. Prohibition.  During times when fishing is limited by rule to the use of artificial lures only, a person may not use:
A. Live bait; [2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §278 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
B. Dead bait; or [2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §278 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
C. Chemically preserved natural or organic bait. [2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §278 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF).]
[ 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §278 (NEW); 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §422 (AFF) .]
2. Penalty.  A person who violates this section commits a Class E crime.
[ 2003, c. 655, Pt. B, §278 (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, §B278 (RPR).