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97C.861 FISH VENDORS; REQUIREMENTS.

Subdivision 1.License required.

A person may not sell fish with the use of a motor vehicle without a fish vendor's license.

Subd. 2.Misrepresenting fish.

(a) A licensed fish vendor or the vendor's employee may not misrepresent a species of fish to be sold. If a licensed fish vendor or employee of the fish vendor is convicted of misrepresenting a species of fish that is sold, the license shall be revoked, and the licensee is not eligible to obtain a fish vendor's license for one year after revocation.

(b) Misrepresentation includes the designation of fish by a name other than its common name in:

(1) the state; and

(2) in the locality where it was taken if it is not generally known by any common name in the state.