as introduced - 92nd Legislature (2021 - 2022) Posted on 03/02/2021 08:34am
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:
Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.036, is amended to read:
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 beginnew text end.