FISH AND GAME
ENDANGERED SPECIES CONSERVATION ACT
212-A:8 Conflicts; State and Local Laws.
Any law, regulation or ordinance of any political subdivision of this state which applies with respect to the taking, importation, exportation, possession, sale or offer for sale, processing, delivery, carrying, transportation or shipment of species determined to be an endangered species or threatened species is void to the extent that it may effectively:
I. Permit what is prohibited by this chapter or by any rule adopted under this chapter;
II. Prohibit what is authorized pursuant to an exemption or permit provided for in this chapter or in any rule adopted under this chapter. This chapter shall not be construed to void any law, regulation or ordinance of any political subdivision of this state which is intended to conserve wildlife or plants.
Source. 1979, 356:1, eff. Aug. 22, 1979.