§ 20-12-3 Fresh water hatcheries.
The department of environmental management shall establish and maintain fresh water hatcheries in this state for the purpose of providing fresh water and anadromous game fish to be used by the department in the stocking of the ponds and streams of the state. All of the output of those hatcheries not so used shall be sold at a fair market price and for cash only, and the money received shall be turned in to the general treasury for the use of the state.
(P.L. 1981, ch. 197, § 3.)