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Fish and Game Code - FGC

DIVISION 3. FISH AND GAME GENERALLY [2000 - 2945]

  ( Division 3 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

CHAPTER 4. Importation and Transportation of Dead Birds, Mammals, Fish, Reptiles, and Amphibia [2345 - 2401]

  ( Heading of Chapter 4 amended by Stats. 1972, Ch. 974. )

ARTICLE 2. Dead Domesticated Birds and Mammals [2400 - 2401]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

2400.
  

(a) A common carrier may transport the carcass of a dead domesticated game bird or mammal tagged with a domesticated game breeder’s tag as provided in Article 1 (commencing with Section 3200) of Chapter 2 of Part 1 of Division 4.

(b) A tag or label shall be affixed to every package containing a carcass transported pursuant to subdivision (a), which shall state all of the following:

(1) The names of the person to whom the game breeder’s license was issued, the person who killed the game bird or mammal, the person to whom the game bird or mammal is consigned, and the person who tagged the game bird or mammal.

(2) The number of carcasses or portions thereof contained in the package.

(3) That the game birds or mammals were killed and tagged in accordance with the provisions of Article 1 (commencing with Section 3200) of Chapter 2 of Part 1 of Division 4.

(Amended by Stats. 2015, Ch. 154, Sec. 55. (AB 1527) Effective January 1, 2016.)

2401.
  

Notwithstanding the provisions of Section 3206, the carcasses or parts of domesticated game birds which have been raised outside of this State may be imported into this State, and transported, sold, or possessed in this State.

Common carriers may receive and transport such carcasses or parts at any time. A label shall be affixed to every package containing such carcasses or parts with the following data plainly written or printed thereon:

(a) The names and addresses of the consignor and consignee.

(b) The number and kinds of carcasses or parts thereof.

(c) A statement that the contents are carcasses or parts of domesticated game birds raised outside this State.

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

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