Fish and Wildlife
Fresh Water Fishing
§ 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.)