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HF 1297

as introduced - 92nd Legislature (2021 - 2022) Posted on 02/18/2021 03:31pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.
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A bill for an act
relating to game and fish; expanding use of crossbows during firearms deer season;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.036.

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

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.036, is amended to read:


97B.036 CROSSBOW HUNTING DURING FIREARMS SEASON.

Notwithstanding section 97B.035, subdivisions 1 and 2, a person may take deer, bear,
or turkey by crossbow during the respective regular firearms seasons. The transportation
requirements of section 97B.051 apply to crossbows during the regular firearms deer, bear,
or turkey season. Crossbows must meet the requirements of section 97B.106, subdivision
2
. A person taking deer, bear, or turkey by crossbow under this section must have a valid
firearms license to take the respective gamenew text begin or, when taking deer, a license to take deer by
archery
new text end.