15A NCAC 10H .1003      RECORDS

(a)  Every licensed taxidermist shall keep an accurate record of each wildlife specimen contained within his place of business.  Such record shall include the species and sex of the specimen, the date of delivery, the name and address of the person delivering the specimen, the name and address of the person killing the specimen if different from those of the person delivering the same, the date when and the location where the specimen was killed, and the date and disposition of the mounted specimen.  Such records shall be maintained chronologically by dates of delivery of specimens to the taxidermist during the taxidermy license year, shall be retained by the taxidermist for at least one year after the termination of the applicable taxidermy license year, and shall be made available for inspection, upon request by any agent of the Wildlife Resources Commission.

(b)  The records required by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service under its taxidermy permit regulations for migratory game birds (50 C.F.R. 21.24) are sufficient to satisfy requirements under this Rule.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113‑273;

Eff. March 1, 1981;

Amended Eff. September 1, 1989;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. December 6, 2016.