This Wyoming statutes prohibits the taking of an eagle unless the taking is authorized by federal law. Such a taking constitutes a high misdemeanor.
Any person who takes an eagle is guilty of a high misdemeanor punishable as provided in W.S. 23-6-202(a)(ii) unless the taking is authorized by federal law or commission rules adopted in compliance with federal law.
Laws 1973, ch. 249, § 1; Laws 2007, ch. 62, § 1, eff. July 1, 2007; Laws 2013, ch. 110, § 1, eff. Feb. 28, 2013.