CHAPTER 41-8

HUNTING AND TRAPPING SEASONS AND METHODS

41-8-1    41-8-1. Repealed by SL 2006, ch 4, § 1.

41-8-2    Hunting or possession of big game prohibited except as expressly provided--Violation.

41-8-2.1    41-8-2.1. Repealed by SL 1999, ch 209, § 1

41-8-3    41-8-3. Repealed by SL 1984, ch 273, § 72

41-8-4    41-8-4. Repealed by SL 1983, ch 299, § 2

41-8-5    Repealed by SL 2012, ch 201, § 3.

41-8-6    License required to hunt big game--Violation.

41-8-7    Each violation of big game hunting restrictions as separate offense.

41-8-8    41-8-8. Repealed by SL 1979, ch 283, § 1

41-8-9    41-8-9. Repealed by SL 1993, ch 314, § 1

41-8-9.1    41-8-9.1. Repealed by SL 1979, ch 283, § 3

41-8-10    Minimum caliber of muzzle loading big game ammunition--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-11    Maximum number of cartridges in self-loading firearm used to hunt big game--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-12    Automatic weapon prohibited in hunting game--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-13    Buckshot prohibited in hunting big game--Minimum weight of slug--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-14    41-8-14. Repealed by SL 1984, ch 273, § 73

41-8-15    Dogs prohibited in hunting big game--Exceptions--Violation.

41-8-16    Use of salt to attract big game prohibited.

41-8-17    Night-vision equipment and artificial light in hunting--Prohibitions--Exceptions--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-17.1    Spotlighting and artificial lighting--Prohibitions--Exceptions--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-18    Big game hunting violation as misdemeanor--Additional penalty on conviction for hunting or taking big game during nighttime, closed season, or without license.

41-8-18.1    41-8-18.1. Repealed by SL 1991, ch 337, § 49

41-8-19    Trapping of fur-bearing animals prohibited--Exceptions--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-20    Open seasons on fur-bearing animals.

41-8-21    Possession of raw furs after close of season--Furs checked with conservation officer--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-22    41-8-22. Repealed by SL 2007, ch 240, § 4.

41-8-23    Killing of mink, muskrats, and beavers causing damage.

41-8-24    Prohibited methods of hunting mink, muskrats and beavers--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-24.1    Shooting of muskrats under certain conditions.

41-8-25    Maximum number of traps--Disturbance of muskrat houses--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-26    Counties in which muskrat restrictions not applicable.

41-8-27    41-8-27. Repealed by SL 1984, ch 273, § 75

41-8-28    Trap robbing or injury as misdemeanor.

41-8-29    Cancellation of trapping license on conviction--New license prohibited for two years.

41-8-30    41-8-30. Repealed by SL 1984, ch 273, § 76

41-8-31    Hunting methods restricted--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-31.1    Use of crossbow for hunting big game during firearm season.

41-8-32    41-8-32. Repealed by SL 1993, ch 314, § 2

41-8-32.1    41-8-32.1. Repealed by SL 2019, ch 186, § 1.

41-8-33    41-8-33. Repealed by SL 2000, ch 209, § 4

41-8-34    41-8-34. Repealed by SL 1982, ch 289, § 2

41-8-35    Floating batteries, sink boxes, and similar devices prohibited--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-36    Use of motorboats in hunting prohibited--Exceptions--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-37    Hunting from motor vehicle prohibited--Exceptions--Promulgation of rules--Misdemeanor.

41-8-37.1    41-8-37.1. Repealed by SL 2015, ch 210, § 3.

41-8-38    41-8-38. Repealed by omission from SL 1969, ch 100

41-8-39    Use of aircraft in hunting prohibited--Exception--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-39.1    Aerial hunting of coyotes and fox by occupier of land where loss of animals threatened--Hunting on neighbor's land--Consent or authorization--Contract.

41-8-39.2    Contracts with aerial hunters of foxes and coyotes.

41-8-40    Hunting on boundary waters in violation of laws of adjoining state as misdemeanor--Agreements for reciprocal recognition of licenses and enforcement.

41-8-41    Wearing of fluorescent orange by certain hunters--Violation as misdemeanor.

41-8-42    Prairie dog shooting season open year-round.

41-8-43    Limit of small game taken by hunting party--Exceptions.