40-3-24. Certain nondomestic mammals not allowed--Violation as misdemeanor. No person may bring into the state or possess in the state any nondomestic mammal unless the mammal is allowed in the state pursuant to § 40-3-25. This section is effective on the date the rules promulgated pursuant to § 40-3-25 are effective. Any violation of this section is a Class 2 misdemeanor.