Fish and Wildlife

Fresh Water Fishing

SECTION 20-11-7

§ 20-11-7 License required for selling fresh water minnows.

It shall be unlawful for any person to sell or barter or engage in the business of taking or catching for the purpose of selling or bartering fresh water live minnows for bait, or to possess more than one hundred (100) fresh water live minnows, without first procuring a license from the department of environmental management. For the purpose of this chapter, "fresh water minnows" shall be defined to include all minnows and the young of all species of fresh water fish except the game species, trout, northern pike, pickerel, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, shad, Atlantic salmon, and alewives.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1981, ch. 197, § 3; P.L. 1983, ch. 107, § 2.)