CHAPTER 80

AN ACT TO PROHIBIT THE TAKING OR KILLING OF OTTER OTHER THAN BY TRAP AND DURING MUSKRAT SEASON.

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

Section 1. Chapter 7, Subchapter 1, Title 7, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by adding a new section thereto to be denoted as Section 725 and to appear as follows:

§ 725. Prohibiting the taking or killing of otter; penalties

Any person who shall take or attempt to take, kill or attempt to kill otter, other than by trap and other than during the open season for muskrat, as said season is denoted in other sections of this subchapter, shall be fined not less than Twenty-five Dollar ($25.00), nor more than One Hundred Dollars ($100.00), together with costs.

Approved May 15, 1969.