SDLRC - 2020 Senate Bill 150 - SD Legislature revise nonresident waterfowl licensure.
An Act to
by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
That § 41-6-18.1 be AMENDED:
It is a Class 2 misdemeanor for a
nonresident to hunt, take, or kill migratory waterfowl without a
nonresident waterfowl license
or a temporary nonresident waterfowl license,
a migratory bird certification permit, and a federal migratory bird
It is a Class 2 misdemeanor for a nonresident to be
in violation of the conditions of the licenses or the rules of the
Game, Fish and Parks Commission.
A nonresident waterfowl license
except as otherwise provided in this title,
entitles the licensee to hunt migratory waterfowl for ten
periods of five consecutive
dollars received from the sale of each nonresident waterfowl license
shall be placed in the land acquisition and development fund. The
moneys from this fund shall be used to acquire by purchase or lease
real property to be used primarily for game production. This license
shall be in such form as the Game, Fish and Parks Commission shall
provision in this section limiting the validity of a nonresident
waterfowl license to ten days does not apply in Union, Clay, Bon
Homme, Yankton, and Charles Mix counties; and in such counties, the
nonresident waterfowl license is valid during the same period as is a
resident waterfowl license.
commission may promulgate rules, in accordance with chapter 1-26, to
divide the state into no more than three units and to establish
limitations on the number of nonresident waterfowl licenses that are
Fish and Parks Commissioncommission
allocates more than four
nonresident waterfowl licenses in a calendar year, any increase in
the number of licenses allocated may not exceed five percent of the
number of licenses allocated in the previous calendar year.
That §§ 41-6-18.2 and
41-6-18.4 be REPEALED.
Catchlines are not law.
(§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores
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