Full Statute Name: West's Delaware Code Annotated. Title 7. Conservation. Part I. Game, Wildlife and Dogs. Chapter 7. Regulations and Prohibitions Concerning Game and Fish. Subchapter VIII. Non-Native Wildlife. § 802. Non-native wildlife injurious to native wildlife, agriculture, and other interests.
Primary Citation: 7 Del.C. § 802Country of Origin: United StatesLast Checked: January, 2020Alternate Citation: DE ST TI 7 § 802Date Adopted: 2012Historical:
This Delaware statute leaves to the discretion of the state whether to authorize an entity or persons to take, harvest, or capture any species of non-native wildlife that is or has the potential to become injurious to native wildlife.
The Department may issue an appropriate order authorizing and specifying the times and means for an agency, organization, business, industry, person, or group of persons to take, harvest, or capture any species of non-native wildlife that is or has the potential to become, as determined by the Department upon appropriate evaluation or investigation, seriously injurious to native wildlife or their habitat or to agriculture, domestic animals, property, or human health or safety.
Added by 78 Laws 2012, ch. 352, § 1, eff. July 20, 2012.