CHAPTER 123

MUSKRATS

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 7, RELATING TO THE MUSKRAT SEASON.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. Paragraph (1) § 108 (a) Title 7, Delaware Code is amended by adding after the words "fresh water fish" in line 3, the words "except muskrat"

Section 2. § 108 (b) Title 7, Delaware Code is amended by adding after the words "fresh water fish" in line 2, the words "except muskrat"

Section 3. § 703, Title 7, Delaware Code is amended by striking out the entire sub-paragraph entitled "Muskrat" and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"Muskrat: In New Castle County, December 1 to March 10, next following, but in embanked meadows or marshes in New Castle County, the open season shall be from December 1 to March 20, next following, in Kent and Sussex Counties, December 15 to March 15, next following."

Section 4. Any sections of the Delaware Code or any rules and regulations of the Board of Game and Fish Commissioners inconsistent with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistency.

Approved June 5, 1957.