Primary Citation: West's Ann. Cal. Penal Code § 598Country of Origin: United StatesLast Checked: September, 2023Alternate Citation: CA PENAL § 598 Date Adopted: 1872Historical:
This statute makes it unlawful within any public cemetery or burying-ground to kill, wound, or trap any bird, or destroy any bird's nest other than swallows' nests, or remove any eggs or young birds from any nest.
Every person who, within any public cemetery or burying-ground kills, wounds, or traps any bird, or destroys any bird's nest other than swallows' nests, or removes any eggs or young birds from any nest, is guilty of a misdemeanor.