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Quebec Fishery Regulations, 1990

Version of section 12 from 2009-04-01 to 2021-05-31:

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), no person shall have in their possession any fishing gear within 100 m of any water where the use of that gear is prohibited under these Regulations.

  • (2) Subsection (1) does not apply in respect of

    • (a) fishing gear that is located in a building or in a vehicle other than a boat; or

    • (b) persons who are crossing or moving alongside water to fish in other waters where the use of that gear is authorized.

  • (3) For the purposes of paragraph (2)(b), when the gear is a hook other than an artificial fly, it must not be attached to the line, and when the person is also in possession of a rod, it must be rendered inoperative by

    • (a) disassembling it into sections;

    • (b) removing the reel from the rod; or

    • (c) storing the rod in a case.

  • SOR/91-391, s. 3
  • SOR/2008-322, s. 7

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