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HF 2160

as introduced - 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018) Posted on 04/12/2018 04:39pm

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A bill for an act
relating to game and fish; prohibiting use of snares to take wild animals; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.951; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016,
section 97B.421.

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

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.951, is amended to read:


97B.951 new text beginPROHIBITING new text endUSE OF SNARES TO TAKE deleted text beginUNPROTECTED
MAMMALS
deleted text endnew text begin WILD ANIMALSnew text end.

A snare set deleted text beginfor an unprotected mammaldeleted text end may not be deleted text beginleft in place after March 31deleted text endnew text begin set to
take wild animals
new text end except as authorized by the commissioner for the predator-control program
under section 97B.671.

Sec. 2. new text begin REPEALER.
new text end

new text begin Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.421, new text end new text begin is repealed.
new text end

APPENDIX

Repealed Minnesota Statutes: 17-2899

97B.421 PERMIT REQUIRED TO SNARE BEARS.

A person may not use a snare to take a bear except under a permit from the commissioner.