RS 56:632.4     

§632.4.  Reptile and amphibian collector's license; scientific collector's permit

A.  All persons engaged in the sale of native reptiles and amphibians collected in Louisiana must possess one of the following licenses:

(1)  A resident must possess a resident collector's license at a cost of twenty-five dollars.

(2)  A nonresident must possess a nonresident collector's license at a cost of two hundred dollars.

(3)  Residents under sixteen years of age shall be required to possess a collector's license at a cost of ten dollars.

B.  Persons engaged in legitimate herpetological research may request from the secretary a scientific collector's permit.  No fee shall be charged for such a permit.  No specimens obtained under this permit may be sold.

C.  A violation of this Section is a class three violation.

Acts 1992, No. 256, §1, eff. July 1, 1993; Acts 1995, No. 604, §1.