Hunting, Angling and Trapping Regulations

ORS 498.142
Hunting with artificial light restricted

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Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, no person shall hunt wildlife with the aid of any artificial light.


The State Fish and Wildlife Commission, by rule, may authorize hunting with the aid of an artificial light for the purpose of taking raccoon, opossum or bobcat or to alleviate damage by wildlife to other resources. [1973 c.723 §88a; 1977 c.136 §3]
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Notes of Decisions

Sufficiency of uniform game citation is governed by [former] ORS 153.720, not by statutes applicable to indictments. State v. Herrera, 152 Or App 22, 952 P2d 566 (1998)


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