Maine Revised Statutes

§6444. Dipping lobster traps or similar gear

No person may dip, soak or treat lobster or crab traps, warps or cars prior to use in waters of the State other than in a solution of salt and sea water except as provided in this section. [1989, c. 878, Pt. A, §33 (NEW).]

The commissioner may authorize a specified amount of dipping, soaking or treating of lobster or crab traps, warps or cars in solutions other than salt and sea water for research purposes. This authorization shall be in writing. [1989, c. 878, Pt. A, §33 (NEW).]

SECTION HISTORY
1989, c. 878, §A33 (NEW).