Utah Department of Administrative Services Division of Administrative Rules

File No. 35519

This notice was published in the January 1, 2012, issue (Vol. 2012, No. 1) of the Utah State Bulletin.


Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources

Rule R657-20

Falconry

Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation

DAR File No.: 35519
Filed: 12/12/2011 09:10:27 AM

NOTICE OF REVIEW AND STATEMENT OF CONTINUATION

Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:

Under Section 23-17-7 and in accordance with 50 CFR 21, 2000 ed., which is incorporated by reference into Rule R657-20, the Wildlife Board is authorized and required to provide rules to regulate the possession and use of raptors for falconry.

Summary of written comments received during and since the last five-year review of the rule from interested persons supporting or opposing the rule:

No written comments were received during or since the last five-year review of Rule R657-20.

Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:

Rule R657-20 provides the requirements, procedures, and standards for possessing and using raptors for falconry. The provisions adopted in this rule are effective in providing the requirements, procedures, and standards for managing the falconry program. Continuation of this rule is necessary for continued success of this program.

The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:

Natural Resources
Wildlife Resources
1594 W NORTH TEMPLE
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84116-3154

Direct questions regarding this rule to:

  • Staci Coons at the above address, by phone at 801-538-4718, by FAX at 801-538-4709, or by Internet E-mail at stacicoons@utah.gov

Authorized by:

James Karpowitz, Director

Effective:

12/12/2011


Additional Information

The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at http://www.rules.utah.gov/publicat/bull-pdf/2012/b20120101.pdf. The HTML edition of the Bulletin is a convenience copy. Any discrepancy between the PDF version and HTML version is resolved in favor of the PDF version.

For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Staci Coons at the above address, by phone at 801-538-4718, by FAX at 801-538-4709, or by Internet E-mail at stacicoons@utah.gov.