41-13A-2. Aquatic invasive species--Prohibitions--Violation as misdemeanor.

No person may possess, import, ship, or transport within this state any aquatic invasive species unless authorized by the commission in rules promulgated under § 41-13A-8.

A violation of this section is a Class 2 misdemeanor. A second or subsequent violation of this section within one year is a Class 1 misdemeanor.

Source: SL 2020, ch 181, § 2, eff. Feb. 26, 2020.