41-15 ENFORCEMENT POWERS AND PROCEDURES
ENFORCEMENT POWERS AND PROCEDURES
Department to enforce game and fish laws.
Jurisdiction of courts and officers over boundary waters--Concurrent jurisdiction of
Law enforcement officers to enforce game and fish laws.
41-15-4, 41-15-5. Repealed.
Inspection and counting of birds, animals, and fish to be permitted by person in
possession--Stopping of motor vehicle or other conveyance for inspection.
Refusal to permit or interference with inspection as misdemeanor.
Inspection of hotels, restaurants, cold storage plants, and icehouses authorized.
Conservation officers authorized to execute process--Arrest without warrant--Assistance by peace officers--"Conservation officer" defined.
Law enforcement powers of conservation officers certified or appointed by law
enforcement officers standards commission.
Summons issued to person arrested for misdemeanor--Release from custody on
promise to appear--Bond required of nonresident.
Taking before magistrate on refusal of promise to appear on misdemeanor charge.
Seizure and disposition of contraband game, fish and unlawful devices.
Seizure of hunting and fishing equipment for use as evidence--Return to defendant--Abandonment by failure to claim.
Destruction of unlawful hunting or fishing device by law enforcement officer--Immunity from liability.
Fish house or other shelter on ice of public waters--Seizure or destruction.
Search warrant for contraband bird, animal, fish, or skin--Execution of warrant.
Unlawfully possessed bird, animal, fish, skin, or container as contraband--Seizure by
Guns, implements, or vehicles unlawfully used in killing or transporting elk or
buffalo as contraband--Seizure by officer.
Report to director of contraband seized.
Sale of contraband and abandoned property--Disposition of proceeds--Record of
sales--Tagging of articles sold.