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609B.518 GAME AND FISH VIOLATIONS; SEIZURE OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND BOATS.

Subdivision 1.Scope.

The collateral sanctions discussed in this section are codified in section 97A.225.

Subd. 2.Vehicle forfeiture.

A motor vehicle is subject to forfeiture if it is used to:

(1) shine wild animals (using artificial lights to hunt animals);

(2) transport big game animals illegally taken or fur-bearing animals illegally purchased; or

(3) transport minnows in violation of law.

Subd. 3.Boat or motor forfeiture.

Boats and motors are subject to forfeiture when they are used to:

(1) net fish on specified lakes;

(2) violate certain licensing or operating requirements; and

(3) take, possess, or transport wild animals.