Texas Parks and Wildlife Code - Section 43.1095. Prohibited Acts
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Section: 43.103 43.104 43.105 43.106 43.107 43.108 43.109 43.1095 43.110 43.111 43.151 43.152 43.153 43.154 43.155
§ 43.1095. PROHIBITED ACTS. (a) For purposes of this
subchapter, a person commits an offense if that person:
(1) hunts or kills, or attempts to hunt or kill, from
an aircraft any animal or bird that is not specifically authorized
by a permit issued under this subchapter;
(2) uses an aircraft to manage wildlife or exotic
animals without first obtaining and having in the person's
immediate possession a permit and a landowner's authorization for
the management of wildlife or exotic animals by the use of aircraft;
(3) uses an aircraft to harass wildlife, exotic
animals, or any other animal or bird.
(b) It is a defense to prosecution for harassment of
wildlife or exotic animals under this section if the person is
engaged in the activity of counting, photographing, relocating,
capturing, or hunting wildlife or exotic animals under the
authority of a permit under this subchapter.
(c) Nothing in this chapter authorizes a person to hunt any
animal or bird from an aircraft for sport.
Added by Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 545, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989.
Amended by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 969, § 9, eff. Sept. 1,
Last modified: August 11, 2007