(a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) or section 97A.405, subdivision 2, a person required to possess a small game license may not hunt pheasants without a pheasant stamp validation.
(b) The following persons are exempt from this subdivision:
(1) residents and nonresidents under age 18 and residents over age 65;
(2) persons hunting on licensed commercial shooting preserves;
(3) resident disabled veterans with a license issued under section 97A.441, subdivision 6a; and
(4) residents and nonresidents hunting on licenses issued under section 97A.475, subdivision 2, clause (16); or 3, paragraph (a), clause (13).
A person may not take more than one hen pheasant in one day or possess more than two hen pheasants.
A person may not take pheasants between the evening time that the commissioner establishes by rule and 9:00 a.m.
NOTE: The amendment to subdivision 1 by Laws 2012, chapter 277, article 2, section 30, is effective March 1, 2013. Laws 2012, chapter 277, article 2, section 38.
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