Skip to main content Skip to office menu Skip to footer
Minnesota Legislature

Office of the Revisor of Statutes

97B.085 Use of radios to take animals.

Subdivision 1. Radio use in taking game prohibited. A person may not use radio equipment to take big game or small game.

Subd. 2. Taking unprotected wild animals; permit required. A person may not use radio equipment to take unprotected wild animals without a permit. The commissioner may issue a permit to take unprotected animals with radio equipment. The commissioner shall cancel the permit upon receiving a valid complaint of misconduct regarding the permittee's hunting activities.

Subd. 3. Communication excepted. This section does not prohibit the use of one-way radio communication between a handler and a dog.

HIST: 1986 c 386 art 2 s 18; 1991 c 166 s 1; 1992 c 479 s 1