Wildlife Diseases - Prohibited Activities and Actions - Minnesota

Subd. 8. Importation of hunter-harvested Cervidae. Importation into Minnesota of hunter-harvested Cervidae carcasses from known chronic wasting disease endemic areas, as determined by the Board of Animal Health, is prohibited except for cut and wrapped meat, quarters or other portions of meat with no part of the spinal column or head attached, antlers, hides, teeth, finished taxidermy mounts, and antlers attached to skull caps that are cleaned of all brain tissue. Hunter-harvested Cervidae carcasses taken from chronic wasting disease endemic areas outside of Minnesota may be transported on a direct route through the state by nonresidents.;

Citation:  M.S.A. § 97A.505;