(a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) or section 97A.405, subdivision 2, a person may not take a turkey without possessing a turkey license.
(b) An unlicensed adult age 18 or older may assist a licensed wild turkey hunter. The unlicensed adult may not shoot or possess a firearm or bow while assisting a hunter under this paragraph and may not charge a fee for the assistance.
(c) The commissioner may by rule prescribe requirements for the tagging and registration of turkeys.
NOTE: The amendment to this section by Laws 2008, chapter 368, article 2, section 58, is effective March 1, 2009. Laws 2008, chapter 368, article 2, section 58, the effective date.