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HF 280

as introduced - 89th Legislature (2015 - 2016) Posted on 01/22/2015 02:19pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Bill Text Versions

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Introduction Posted on 01/22/2015

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to game and fish; limiting those allowed to kill a dog pursuing big game;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 97B.011.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 97B.011, is amended to read:


97B.011 DOGS PURSUING BIG GAME.

A deleted text beginpersondeleted text endnew text begin peace officer or conservation officernew text end who observes a dog wounding, killing,
or pursuing in a manner that endangers big game may kill the dogdeleted text begin:deleted text endnew text begin.
new text end

deleted text begin (1) at any time, if the person is a peace officer or conservation officer; or
deleted text end

deleted text begin (2) between January 1 and July 14, if the person is not a peace officer or conservation
officer and the discharge of firearms is allowed.
deleted text end

The new text beginpeace new text endofficer or deleted text beginpersondeleted text endnew text begin conservation officernew text end is not liable for damages for killing
the dog.