(1) Holders of Montana falconry permits may temporarily remove raptors from Montana and return them to the state, provided all necessary permits or licenses are obtained from the states or other legal authority into which the raptors are transported.

(2) A falconer may transport a raptor if a suitable perch and protection from extreme temperatures, wind, and excessive disturbance are provided. A "giant hood" or similar container is acceptable for transporting or housing a raptor.


History: 87-5-204, MCA; IMP, 87-5-204, MCA; NEW, 1992 MAR p. 2381, Eff. 10/30/92; AMD, 2009 MAR p. 1470, Eff. 8/28/09.