No person shall carry, possess or discharge across, in or into any portion of
any unit any weapon, firearm, spear, bow and arrow, trap, net, or device
capable of injuring, or killing any person or animal, or capturing any animal,
or damaging any public or private property, except in underwater parks or
designated archery ranges where the Department of Parks and Recreation finds
that it is in its best interests.
(b) Nothing herein contained shall be
construed in derogation of the use of weapons permitted by law or regulation
and to be used for hunting in any unit, or portion thereof, open to
(c) Firearms not having a
cartridge in any portion of the mechanism, other unloaded weapons or devices
such as traps, nets, and bows and arrows may be possessed within temporary
lodging or mechanical mode of conveyance when such implements are rendered
temporarily inoperable or are packed, cased, or stored in a manner that will
prevent their ready use.
Cal. Code Regs. Tit.
Note: Authority cited: Section 5003, Public Resources Code.
Reference: Sections 5003.1 and 5008, Public Resources
1. Amendment filed
1-28-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 5).
2. Change without regulatory effect adding subsection (a)-(c) designators and
amending newly designated subsections (a) and (c) filed 6-18-96 pursuant to
section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 96, No.