June 27, 2013 Notice

KAR 115-40-4.  Tax credits. (Agritourism – new) KAR 115-40-4. Tax credits. (Agritourism – new) 26.35 kB

This new permanent regulation establishes tax credits for the purposes of the agritourism regulations. The regulation is proposed for transfer from the Department of Commerce to the Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism as a result of ERO 36.

KAR 115-40-4 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-40-4 Economic Impact Summary 8.58 kB

The proposed regulation is not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-40-5.  New registration form.  (Agritourism – new) KAR 115-40-5. New registration form. (Agritourism – new) 7.99 kB

This new permanent regulation establishes new registration requirements for the purposes of the agritourism regulations. The regulation is proposed for transfer from the Department of Commerce to the Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism as a result of ERO 36.

KAR 115-40-5 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-40-5 Economic Impact Summary 8.58 kB

The proposed regulation is not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-40-6.  Contracts. (Agritourism – new) KAR 115-40-6. Contracts. (Agritourism – new) 7.90 kB

This new permanent regulation establishes mandatory contractual provisions for the purposes of the agritourism regulations. The regulation is proposed for transfer from the Department of Commerce to the Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism as a result of ERO 36.

KAR 115-40-6 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-40-6 Economic Impact Summary 8.57 kB

The proposed regulation is not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-5-1.  Furbearers and coyotes; legal equipment, taking methods, and general provisions. KAR 115-5-1. Furbearers and coyotes; legal equipment, taking methods, and general provisions. 14.41 kB

This permanent regulation sets legal equipment, taking methods, and general provisions for furbearers and coyotes. The proposed amendments would clarify that all types of foothold traps could be used in water sets, restrict the use of radios and vehicles during the regular firearms deer season, and remove trademarked language from the regulation.

KAR 115-5-1 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-5-1 Economic Impact Summary 8.69 kB

The proposed amendments are not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-5-2.  Furbearers and coyotes; possession, disposal, and general provisions. KAR 115-5-2. Furbearers and coyotes; possession, disposal, and general provisions. 13.82 kB

This permanent regulation sets possession, disposal, and general provisions for furbearers and coyotes. The proposed amendments to the regulation would require tagging by the department of all bobcats, otters, and swift fox taken in Kansas, remove provisions related to tagging deadlines for otters and change requirements for biological data collection for otters.

KAR 115-5-2 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-5-2 Economic Impact Summary 8.52 kB

The proposed amendments are not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-6-1.  Fur dealer license; application, authority, possession of furs, records, and revocation. KAR 115-6-1. Fur dealer license; application, authority, possession of furs, records, and revocation. 57.37 kB

This permanent regulation sets application, authority, possession of furs, records, and revocation for a fur dealer licensee. The proposed amendments would add otters to the list of furbearers that must be tagged when purchased by fur dealers and add provisions related to revocation of licenses.

KAR 115-6-1 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-6-1 Economic Impact Summary 8.43 kB

The proposed amendments are not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-16-5.  Wildlife control permit; operational requirements. KAR 115-16-5. Wildlife control permit; operational requirements. 18.73 kB

This permanent regulation sets operational requirements for wildlife control permits. The proposed amendments would allow the use of an individual’s KDWPT number for marking trapping equipment and require nuisance otters to be tagged after take.

KAR 115-16-5 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-16-5 Economic Impact Summary 8.85 kB

The proposed amendments are not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-25-11.  Furbearers; open seasons and bag limits. KAR 115-25-11. Furbearers; open seasons and bag limits. 8.67 kB

This exempt regulation sets open season and bag limits for furbearers. This version of the regulation differs from previous versions in that it allows for incidental take of muskrats during the beaver trapping season when other seasons are closed and removes a statewide quota on otter harvest.

KAR 115-25-11 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-25-11 Economic Impact Summary 8.50 kB

The proposed version of the regulation is not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-8-1.  Department lands and waters: hunting, furharvesting, and discharge of firearms. KAR 115-8-1. Department lands and waters: hunting, furharvesting, and discharge of firearms. 9.69 kB

This permanent regulation sets hunting, furharvesting, and discharge of firearms requirements on department lands and waters. The amendment is an update to the reference document, particularly related to the use of lead shot on specially marked dove fields during the dove season.

KAR 115-8-1 Economic Impact Summary KAR 115-8-1 Economic Impact Summary 9.03 kB

The proposed amendments are not anticipated to have any appreciable negative economic impact on the department, other agencies, small businesses or the public.

KAR 115-8-2.  Blinds, tree stands, and decoys. KAR 115-8-2. Blinds, tree stands, and decoys. 11.21 kB

This permanent regulation establishes certain requirements for blinds, tree stands, and decoys on public lands. The proposed amendments would remove references to tree stands as the word stand is more all encompassing.