Session of 2021
By Committee on Agriculture

1 AN ACT concerning wildlife; relating to wildlife violations; creating a
2 violation and imposing penalties for taking wildlife simulated devices.
4 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
5 Section 1. (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to take or attempt
6 to take a wildlife simulated device that is being used by a law enforcement
7 officer for the purpose of enforcing the wildlife laws of this state.
8 (b) Upon conviction for a violation of this section, the penalty shall
9 be the same as prescribed for the unlawful taking of the actual wildlife
10 being simulated, excluding the penalties provided under K.S.A. 32-
11 1032(b), and amendments thereto.
12 (c) As used in this section, "wildlife simulated device" means any
13 simulation or replication of wildlife, in whole or in part.
14 Sec. 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
15 publication in the statute book.