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House File 383

HOUSE FILE BY REICHERT Passed House, Date Passed Senate, Date Vote: Ayes Nays Vote: Ayes Nays Approved A BILL FOR 1 An Act relating to the sale of wild turkey bones and providing 2 penalties. 3 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 4 TLSB 2685HH 81 5 av/sh/8 PAG LIN 1 1 Section 1. Section 481A.55, subsection 1, Code 2005, is 1 2 amended to read as follows: 1 3 1. Except as otherwise provided, a person shall not buy or 1 4 sell, dead or alive, a bird or animal or any part of one which 1 5 is protected by this chapter, but this section does not apply 1 6 to fur=bearing animals, bones of wild turkeys that were 1 7 legally taken, and the skins, plumage, and antlers of legally 1 8 taken game. This section does not prohibit the purchase of 1 9 jackrabbits from sources outside this state. A person shall 1 10 not purchase, sell, barter, or offer to purchase, sell, or 1 11 barter for millinery or ornamental use the feathers of 1 12 migratory game birds; and a person shall not purchase, sell, 1 13 barter, or offer to purchase, sell, or barter mounted 1 14 specimens of migratory game birds. 1 15 EXPLANATION 1 16 This bill allows a person to buy or sell the bones of wild 1 17 turkeys that were legally taken. A violation of this 1 18 provision is punishable by a scheduled fine of $50. 1 19 LSB 2685HH 81 1 20 av:nh/sh/8
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