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North Carolina Hunting Laws - Punishment Class 2 Misdemeanor - Taking Migratory Game Birds

§ 113-294. Specific violations.

(m) Any person who unlawfully takes any migratory game bird with a rifle; or who unlawfully takes any migratory game bird with the aid of live decoys or any salt, grain, fruit, or other bait; or who unlawfully takes any migratory game bird during the closed season or during prohibited shooting hours; or who unlawfully exceeds the bag limits or possession limits applicable to any migratory game bird; or who violates any of the migratory game bird permit or tagging rules of the Wildlife Resources Commission is guilty of a Class 2 misdemeanor, punishable by a fine of not less than one hundred dollars ($100.00) in addition to any other punishment prescribed for the offense in question.

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