207:1 Definitions
207:1-a Ranch Bred Mink
207:2 Inclusions
207:2-a Minors Hunting
207:3 Lawful Methods of Taking
207:3-a Prohibition
207:3-b Town of Bow
207:3-c Use of Firearms, Bow, or Crossbow in or Across Highway Prohibited
207:3-d Baiting
207:3-e Use of Telemetry Equipment Restricted
207:5 Limit on Possession
207:6 Ferrets
207:7 Hunting from Motor Vehicle, OHRV, Snowmobile, Boat, or Aircraft
207:7-a Disabled Persons
207:7-b Penalty
207:8 Taking for Hire
207:8-a Remote Control or Internet Hunting Prohibited
207:8-b Use of Tranquilizers Prohibited
207:8-c Use of Drugs on Wildlife
207:9 Angling, Restriction of Fishing to
207:10 Prohibited Devices
207:10-a Exception
207:10-b Tracking Wildlife; Permission Required
207:10-c Crossbows Permitted for Certain Persons with a Disability
207:12-a Dog Training; Fee
207:12-b Restriction on Nonresident’s Dog Training and Use of Dogs for Hunting Bear
207:12-c Use and Training of Leashed Tracking Dogs
207:13 Field Trials
207:13-a Signs
207:13-b Treed Animals
207:14 Import, Possession, or Release of Wildlife
207:15-a Seizure
207:16 In Closed Season
207:17 Seizures and Acquisitions
207:18 Other Property upon Conviction
207:19 Fish or Wildlife, by Residents
207:20 By Nonresidents
207:21 Special Permits
207:22-a Limitations for Persons Posting Property
207:22-c Wildlife Damage Control Program; Administration
207:23-a Damage by Bears or Mountain Lions
207:24 Appeal from Executive Director
207:26 Killing by Land Owner of Bird or Animal Inflicting Damage
207:27 Report of
207:28 Investigation
207:29 Disposition of Game, Etc., Killed
207:30 Rights Reserved
207:31 Declaring
207:32 Special Precautions
207:33 Woodland Defined
207:34 Notice
207:35 Violations
207:36 Injuring Property
207:36-a Use of Tree Stands, Observation Blinds, and Pit Blinds
207:36-b Littering; Penalty
207:37-a Negligent Discharge of Firearms, Bow and Arrow or Crossbow and Bolt
207:37-b Hunting License Revoked
207:37-c Shooting Human Beings While Hunting
207:38 Abandoning a Wounded or Killed Human Being
207:38-a Hunting Related Shootings
207:38-b Hunter Orange Recommendation
207:39 Publication
207:39-a Shooting Domestic Animals; Liability
207:39-b Intentional or Negligent Shooting of Domestic Animals; Penalty
207:39-c Reporting the Death or Injury of Domestic Animals
207:40 By Executive Director
207:41 Notice
207:42 Expense
207:43 Rights Limited
207:44 Injunctions
207:45 Exceptions
207:46 Penalties
207:47 For Disobeying Officer
207:48 In Night
207:49 Without Leave of Owner of Marsh or Flats
207:50 Piling Below High-water Mark
207:51 Sale Outside State
207:52 Uprooting
207:53 From Rocks
207:54 Enforcement of Laws
207:55 Restitution for Illegal Taking or Possessing
207:56 Authority to Set Seasons, Bag Limits, Methods and Manner of Taking Small Game Animals and Game Birds
207:57 Harassment
207:58 Purpose
207:59 Exclusive Authority of the State
207:60 Lead Education Program
207:61 Wolf Introduction Prohibited
207:62 Operation Game Thief; Fund Account Established

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 207 - General Provisions as to Fish and Game

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • farm: means any land, buildings, or structures on or in which agriculture and farming operations or activities are carried out or conducted and shall include the residence or residences of owners, occupants, or employees located on such land. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:34-a
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of these laws, shall mean the section next preceding or following that in which such reference is made, unless some other is expressly designated. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:13
  • governor and council: shall mean the governor with the advice and consent of the council. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:31-a
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
  • petitioner: shall mean plaintiff. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:51
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • road: shall include all bridges thereon. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:26
  • state: when applied to different parts of the United States, may extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4