Maine Revised Statutes

§6743. Closed areas

1. Mahogany quahogs from closed areas.  A person may not:
A. Fish for or take mahogany quahogs from an area closed pursuant to section 6172; or [2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD).]
B. Possess, ship, transport or sell mahogany quahogs taken from an area closed pursuant to section 6172. [2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD).]
[ 2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD) .]
2. Washing or holding in closed areas.  A person may not:
A. Wash, hold or keep mahogany quahogs in an area closed pursuant to section 6172; or [2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD).]
B. Possess, ship, transport or sell mahogany quahogs washed, held or kept in an area closed pursuant to section 6172. [2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD).]
[ 2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD) .]
3. Exception.  This section does not apply to the taking of mahogany quahogs under the authority of section 6856.
[ 2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1981, c. 297, §4 (NEW). 2003, c. 452, §F21 (AMD). 2003, c. 452, §X2 (AFF). 2003, c. 520, §9 (AMD). 2011, c. 691, Pt. F, §1 (AMD).