CHAPTER 437

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 398

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 7 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO EXTENSION OF MUSKRAT SEASON.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend Chapter 7, Title 7, Delaware Code by adding a new section to read as follows:

"§ 758. Notwithstanding § 703(1) of this title, the open season during which it shall be lawful to catch, kill or pursue or attempt to catch, kill or pursue muskrat may be extended. The Department shall establish both the conditions under which an extension shall occur and the extension framework through regulations promulgated pursuant to Chapter 101, Administrative Procedures Act, of Title 29.".

Approved July 27, 2010