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Fish and Game Code - FGC

DIVISION 6. FISH [5500 - 9101]

  ( Division 6 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

PART 1. GENERALLY [5500 - 6930]

  ( Part 1 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

CHAPTER 7. Amphibia [6850 - 6896]

  ( Chapter 7 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

ARTICLE 2. Frog-Jumping Contests [6880 - 6885]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

6880.
  

As used in this article, “frog-jumping contest” means a contest generally and popularly known as a frog-jumping contest which is open to the public and is advertised or announced in a newspaper.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

6881.
  

Frogs to be used in frog-jumping contests shall be governed by this article only. Frogs to be so used may be taken at any time and without a license or permit.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

6882.
  

If the means used for taking such frogs can, as normally used, seriously injure the frog, it shall be conclusively presumed the taking is not for the purposes of a frog-jumping contest.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

6883.
  

Any person may possess any number of live frogs to use in frog-jumping contests, but if such a frog dies or is killed, it must be destroyed as soon as possible, and may not be eaten or otherwise used for any purpose.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

6884.
  

A frog which is not kept in a manner which is reasonable to preserve its life is not within the coverage of this article.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

6885.
  

The commission has no power to modify the provisions of this article by any order, rule, or regulation.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

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