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97C.321 Restrictions on unattended lines.

Subdivision 1. General prohibition. A person may not take fish by angling with a set line or an unattended line except as provided in this section and rules adopted under the game and fish laws.

Subd. 2. Ice fishing. A person may use an unattended line to take fish through the ice if:

(1) the person is within sight of the line; or

(2) a tip-up is attached to the line and the person is within 200 feet of the tip-up.

HIST: 1986 c 386 art 3 s 26; 1Sp1995 c 1 s 35; 1997 c 226 s 39