Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation and Natural Resources
Agency 15. Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
8/15/2020

Chapter 170. Game: Otter

4VAC15-170-10. [Repealed]

Historical Notes

Derived from VR325-02-15 § 1, eff. July 1, 1980; repealed, Virginia Register Volume 13, Issue 18, eff. July 1, 1997.

4VAC15-170-20. Open season for trapping; season bag limit west of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

A. It shall be lawful to trap otter from December 1 through the last day of February, both dates inclusive.

B. The season bag limit for trapping otter shall be four per trapper in counties west of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Statutory Authority

§§ 29.1-103, 29.1-501, and 29.1-502 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR325-02-15 § 2, eff. July 1, 1987; amended, Virginia Register Volume 27, Issue 23, eff. July 1, 2011; Volume 29, Issue 25, eff. August 15, 2013.

4VAC15-170-21. (Repealed.)

Statutory Authority

§§ 29.1-501 and 29.1-502 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 22, Issue 19, eff. July 1, 2006; amended, Virginia Register Volume 25, Issue 25, eff. August 1, 2009; repealed, Virginia Register Volume 27, Issue 23, eff. July 1, 2011.

4VAC15-170-30. Pelts to be sealed before sale, etc.

It shall be unlawful to buy, sell, barter, exchange, traffic or trade in, bargain for, solicit for, purchase or transport out of the Commonwealth, any otter pelts until the pelts have been sealed by an agent of the department. This requirement shall not apply to licensed taxidermists who ship otter pelts out of state for tanning purposes or to individuals who ship otter pelts out of state to be tanned for personal use. All otter pelts required to be sealed under the provisions of this chapter must be sealed not later than April 1 of the license year in which the animal is taken.

Statutory Authority

§§ 29.1-501 and 29.1-502 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR325-02-15 § 4, eff. July 1, 1985; amended, Virginia Register Volume 25, Issue 25, eff. August 1, 2009.



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