RULE 002.00.80-028 - Code Book Regulations: 002.00.80-028

RULE 002.00.80-028. Code Book Regulations: 002.00.80-028

10.06 SNARE RESTRICTIONS. It shall be unlawful to take or attempt to take wildlife by the use of snares other than water sets.

PENALTY: $50.00 to $300.00.

10.07 TRAP CHECKING REQUIRED. It shall be unlawful to use traps without checking daily and removing the catch.

PENALTY: $50.00 to $300.00.

10.08 TRAP IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS. It shall be unlawful to use any trap for taking fur-bearing animals without a legible name and addressor current vehicle license number, registered to the trapu$er,affixed thereto. PENALTY: $25.00 to $250.00

10.09 BOX TRAP RESTRICTIONS. It shall be unlawful to take wildlife by the use of box traps or to take game birds by the use of wood or wire traps. EXCEPTIONS:

(1) Rabbits taken during declared open rabbit season with box traps having interior dimensions not larger than 8 inches in width and 10 inches in height, and no more than 8 traps per individual. PENALTY: $25.00 to $250.00.

10.10 AMMUNITION PROHIBITED FOR TAKING FUR-BEARERS. It shall be unlawful to take or attempt to take fur-bearers with any rifled slug or shot ammunition larger than No. 4 common shot (.13 inch in diameter), or with any ammunition for rifle or pistol other than 22 caliber rimfire.

EXCEPTIONS:

(1) During daylight hours of open gun deer seasons.

(2) In compliance with Commission Code 18.09 (Depredation Permit).

(3) In compliance with Commission Code 02.09, (Fur-bearing Animal Seasons). PENALTY: $250.00 to $1,000.00. In addition, a jail sentence not to exceed one year may be imposed, as well as suspension of hunting and fishing privileges for a period of up to two years. Furthermore, equipment used in such violations (including but not limited to killing devices and lights) may be confiscated by the court, forfeited to the State, and disposed of according to law.

10.11 UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF PELTS. It shall be un-lawful to possess the untanned or green pelts of any animal of which there is no declared open season in Arkansas. EXCEPTIONS:

(1) Possession of pelts, legally taken in another state and accompanied by verification.

(2) By permit issued by the Commission or U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

PENALTY: $200.00 to $500.00.

10.12 REQUIREMENTS FOR SHIPPING PELTS. It shall be unlawful for shipments of green pelts originating in Arkansas to fail to display:

(A) Name, address, and license number of shipper:

(B) Date of shipment;

(C) The words "Fur Pelts!' PENALTY: $25.00 to S100.00.

10.13 BOBCAT AND OTTER PELT TAGGING REQUTREMENT. It shall be unlawful to export bobcat or river otter pelts from Arkansas without first having said pelts tagged by a Commission emplovee.

PENALTY: $25.00 to $250.00.

10.14 POSSESSION OF FUR RESTRICTIONS. It shall be unlawful to possess, sell, or offer for sale the pelt of any fur-bearing animal after the 15th day following the close of the regular fur-bearing animal season.

EXCEPTIONS:

(1) Beaver, muskrat. and nutria pelts may be possessed or disposed of at any time.

(2) A properly licensed fur dealer having an established place of business in Arkansas shall be allowed 25 days following the close of the fur-bearing animal season.

(3) A fur dealer after obtaining an extension by submitting to the Commission, within 25 days following the close of fur-bearing animal season, an application accompanied by an inventory indicating the number and kinds of pelts on hand.

PENALTY: $200.00 to $500.00.

10.15 FUR DEALER LICENSE-REQUIREMENT. It shall be unlawful to buy or re-sell raw furs without first obtaining the appropriate (resident or non-resident) fur dealer license for each individual buyer or separate place of business.

Arkansas Highway 9 to Junction U.S. Highway 64 near Conway, east on U.S. Highway 64 from Junction Interstate 40 to Junction U.S. Highway 167. south on U.S. Highway 167 from Junction U.S. Highway (14 to Junction Interstate 40 in North Little Rock, west on Interstate 40 from Junction U.S. Highway IB" to Junction Interstate :M). south on Interstate 30 from Junction Interstate 40 to Junction Arkansas Highway 10, west on Arkansas Highway 10 from Junction Interstate 30 to Williams Junction, north on Arkansas Highway 9 from Williams Junction to Perry.

Zone 11 -West Central Arkansas

Boundaries-Start at Junction Arkansas Highway 10 and Oklahoma State Line. East on Arkansas Highway 10 from -Junction Oklahoma State Line to Perry, south on Arkansas Highway it from Perry to Highway 10. east on Highway .10 to Junction Interstate 30. south on Interstate 30 from Junction Arkansas Highway 10 to Junction Arkansas Highway 8 near Arkadelphia. west on Arkansas Highway 8 from Junction Interstate J JO to Glenwood, west on U.S. Highway 70 from Glenwood. to Kirby. south on Arkansas Highway 27 from Kirby to Nashville, west on Arkansas Highway 24 from Nashville to Junction Saline River, north on Saline River from Junction Arkansas Highway 24 to Junction U.S. Highway 70, west on U.S. Highway 70 from Junction Saline River to Oklahoma State Line, north on Oklahoma State Line from Junction U.S. Highway 70 to Junction Arkansas Highway 10.

Zone 12

Boundaries - Start at Nashville. North on Arkansas Highway 27 from Nashville to Kirby, north on U.S. Highway 70 from Kirby to Glenwood, east on Arkansas Highway 8 from Glenwood to Junction Interstate 30 near Arkadelphia. north on Interstate 30 from Junction Arkansas Highway 8 to Junction Arkansas River; south on Arkansas River from Junction Interstate 30 to Junction U.S. Highway 79 north of Pine Bluff, south on U.S. Highway 79 from Junction Arkansas River to Camden, north on Arkansas Highway 24 from Camden to Nashville.

Zone 13

Boundaries - Start at Junction Interstate 30 and Arkansas River. South on Arkansas River from Junction Interstate 30 to Intersection of the Old River Lake upon which Wargo's Landing is located, west on this body of water from Junction Arkansas River to Wargo's Landing, west on the road from Wargo's Landing to the Mississippi River Levee, north on Mississippi River Levee from Junction road from Wargo's Landing to Junction road leading from Mississippi River Levee to Arkansas Highway 20, west on Arkansas Highway 20 from Junction road leading U) Mississippi River Levee to Junction Arkansas Highway 20, west on Arkansas Highway 20 from Junction road leading to Mississippi River Levee to Junction Arkansas 318, north on Highway 318 from Junction Arkansas Highway 20 to .function Arkansas Highway 316, west on Arkansas Highway 316 from Junction Arkansas Highway 318 to Junction Arkansas 39, north on Arkansas Highway 39 from Junction 316 to Junction U.S. Highway 49, north on U.S. Highway 49 from Junction Arkansas Highway 39 to Junction U.S. Highway 70: west on U.S. Highway 70 from Junction U.S. Highway 49 to Junction Arkansas Highway 161. north on Arkansas Highway 161 from Junction U.S. Highway 70 to Junction Interstate 40. west on Interstate 40 from Junction Arkansas Highway 161 to Junction Interstate 30, south on Interstate from Junction Interstate 30 and Highway 161 to Junction Arkansas River.

Zone 14 - Southwest ArKansas

Boundaries - Start at Junction U.S. Highway 7 0 and Oklahoma State Line west of DeQueen. East on U.S. Highway 7 0 from Oklahoma State Lino to Junction Saline River, south on Saline River from Junction U.S. Highway 70 to Lake Millwood, south on the east edge of Lake Millwood to Millwood Dam, south on Little River from Millwood Dam to Junction Red River, south on Red River from Junction Little River to Junction U.S. Highway 82, east on U.S. Highway 8 2 from Junction Red River to Stamps, south on Arkansas Highway S3 from Stamps to Louisiana State line, west on Louisiana State Line to Texas State Line, north and west on Texas State Line to Oklahoma State Line, north on Oklahoma State line to Junction U,S. Highway 70.

Zone 15

Boundaries-Start at Junction Arkansas Highway 24 and Saline River, East on Arkansas Highway 24 from Junction saline River to Camden, south on Arkansas Highway 7 from Camden to El Dorado, south on U.S. Highway 167 from El Dorado to Louisiana State Line, west on Louisiana State Line from Junction U.S. Highway 16 7 to Junction Arkansas Highway 5 3, north on Arkansas Highway S3 from Louisiana State Line to Stamps west on U.S. Highway 8 2 from Stamps to Junction Red River, north on Red River from Junction U.S. Highway 82 to Junction Little River, north on Little River from Junction Red River to Millwood Dam, north on the east edge of Millwood Lake north on Saline River from Millwood Lake to Junction Arkansas Highway 24.

Zone 16

Boundaries - Start at Pine Bluff. East on U.S. Highway 65 from Pine Bluff to Junction Arkansas Highway 81, south on Arkansas Highway 81 rrom Junction U.S. Highway 65 to Monticelio, west on Arkansas Highway 4 from Monticelio to Junction U.S. Highway 79 northeast of Camden, north on U.S. Highway 79 from Junction Arkansas Highway 4 to Pine Bluff.

Zone 17

Boundaries -Start at Camden. North on U.S. Highway 79 from Camden to Junction Arkansas Highway 4. east on Arkansas Highway 4 from Junction U.S. Highway 79 to Monticelio. south on Arkansas Highway 81 from Monticelio to Louisiana State Line, west on Louisiana State Line from Junction Arkansas Highway 81 to Junction U.S. Highway 167, north on U.S. Highway 167 from Louisiana State Line to Kl.Dorado. Arkansas Highway 7 from EI Dorado to Camden.

Zone 18

Boundaries-Start at Jum-tion of Arkansas Highway 81 and U.S. Highway 65 southeast of Pino Bluff. South on Arkansas Highway 81 from Junction U.S. Highway 65 to Louisiana State Line, east on Louisiana State Line to Junction U.S. Highway 165. north on U.S. Highway 105 from Louisiana State Line to Junction U.S. Highway ti5, north on U.S. Highway 65 from Junction U.S. Highway 165 to Junction Arkansas Highway 81.

Zone 19 .

Boundaries -Start at Junction U.S. Highway 65 and U.S. Highway 79 at Pine Bluff. South on U.S. Highway 65 from Junction U.S. Highway 79 to Junction U.S. Highway 165. south on II.S. Highway 165 from Junction U.&. Highway 65 (o Junction Ijjuisiana State. Line, east iin Louisiana State Line to Junction Mississippi River Levee, north on Mississippi River Levee from Junction Ijnusiana Stale Line to Junction the road from Mississippi River I^vee to War-go's Landing, east on the road from the Mississippi Kiver Levee from .'unction

(11/24/1980)

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