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Part 180, Section 180.9 - Miscellaneous Regulations (Bighead Carp) - Express Terms Adopted August 7, 2013

Express Terms

Existing subdivision 180.9(c) is repealed and exiting subdivisions 180.9(d) and 180.9(e) are renumbered as the new 180.9(c) and 180.9(d)

[(c) Exceptions. Notwithstanding the prohibitions contained in this section, bighead carp may be sold, possessed, transported, imported and exported in the five boroughs of the City of New York (Manhattan, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island) and the Westchester County Towns of Rye, Harrison, and Mamaronek and all the incorporated cities or villages located therein. Live bighead carp offered for sale in any retail establishment shall be killed by the seller before the purchaser takes possession of said fish. Failure of a retail seller to kill a live bighead carp before transferring possession of the fish to the retail purchaser shall constitute a violation of this section.]

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