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Rule Title: General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles
Department: FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION COMMISSION    Add to MyFLRules Favorites
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Division: Freshwater Fish and Wildlife
Chapter: RULES RELATING TO REPTILES

Latest version of the final adopted rule presented in Florida Administrative Code (FAC):

VIEW_RULE Effective Date: 5/7/2019
History Notes: Rulemaking Authority Art. IV, Sec. 9, Fla. Const. Law Implemented 379.303, 379.304, 379.3012, 379.3751, 379.372, 379.3761, 379.3762 FS. History–New 8-1-79, Amended 6-4-81, 6-21-82, 7-1-83, 7-1-84, 7-1-85, Formerly 39-25.02, Amended 6-1-86, 5-10-87, 10-8-87, 4-13-88, 2-14-89, 7-1-89, 7-1-90, 4-14-92, 4-1-96, 9-15-96, 4-12-98, 7-1-99, Formerly 39-25.002, Amended 4-30-00, 3-30-06, 5-18-06, 6-7-07, 10-23-08, 7-20-09, 8-19-14, 1-11-17, 5-7-19.
References in this version: Ref-10418 Alligator Snapping Turtle Guidelines
History of this Rule since Jan. 6, 2006
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Section Description ID Publish
Date
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 21767011 Effective:
05/07/2019
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 21582129 3/6/2019
Vol. 45/45
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 21449724 1/28/2019
Vol. 45/18
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions during calendar year 2019 for the unlawful feeding or enticement of crocodilians; the taking, possession, and the sale of .... 21320714 12/31/2018
Vol. 44/252
View Text Proposed
68A-25.002
The purpose of this proposed rule revision is to provide certain protections for two reptile species that are being reclassified to an unlisted status. The effect of this proposed rule revision is to prohibit the take and .... 21099845 10/30/2018
Vol. 44/212
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions during calendar year 2018 for the unlawful feeding or enticement of crocodilians; the taking, possession, and the sale of .... 19900440 1/5/2018
Vol. 44/04
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2017, for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure conservation of alligator .... 18485501 1/13/2017
Vol. 43/09
View Text Final
68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 18433121 Effective:
01/11/2017
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 18299552 11/23/2016
Vol. 42/228
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 18098859 10/5/2016
Vol. 42/194
View Text Hearing
68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 17369807 4/1/2016
Vol. 42/64
View Text Proposed
68A-25.002
The purpose of this proposed rule revision is to provide certain protections for some reptile species that are being reclassified to an unlisted status. The effect of this proposed rule revision is to prohibit the take .... 17027106 1/13/2016
Vol. 42/08
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2016, for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure conservation of alligator .... 17013041 1/11/2016
Vol. 42/06
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2015, for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure conservation of alligator .... 15507310 1/8/2015
Vol. 41/05
View Text Final
68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 14902612 Effective:
08/19/2014
View Text Proposed
68A-25.002
The purpose of the proposed rule is to incorporate a provision of Section 379.3751, F.S., allowing the number of participants engaged in the taking of alligators and eggs from the wild to be limited and clarify the existing .... 14538571 5/9/2014
Vol. 40/91
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2014, for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure conservation of alligator .... 14003616 1/8/2014
Vol. 40/05
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2013, for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure conservation of alligator .... 12474217 1/8/2013
Vol. 39/05
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68A-25.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2012, for taking and possessing alligators that will ensure conservation of alligator populations while .... 10817651 12/22/2011
Vol. 37/51
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68A-25.002
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2011, to establish regulations for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure .... 9507278 12/23/2010
Vol. 36/51
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2010, to establish regulations for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure .... 7992623 12/11/2009
Vol. 35/49
View Text Final
68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 7379195 Effective:
07/20/2009
View Text Proposed
68A-25.002
The purpose of the proposed rule amendments is to change the allowable number of freshwater turtles and the types of freshwater turtles that may be harvested in order to protect freshwater turtles from over exploitation. 7121563 5/15/2009
Vol. 35/19
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2009, to establish regulations for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles that will ensure .... 6451875 12/5/2008
Vol. 34/49
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles 6276111 Effective:
10/23/2008
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking, Possession and Sale of Reptiles 6226253 10/3/2008
Vol. 34/40
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking, Possession and Sale of Reptiles 6053011 8/29/2008
Vol. 34/35
View Text Proposed
68A-25.002
The purpose of this proposed revised rule is to protect native Florida freshwater turtle populations from over exploitation. Outdated references to other rules were updated. 5994132 8/15/2008
Vol. 34/33
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68A-25.002
The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to assess whether current rules are sufficient to ensure sustainability of reptile and amphibian populations. 5502730 4/18/2008
Vol. 34/16
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2008, to establish regulations for taking and possessing alligators that will ensure conservation of .... 4920245 12/7/2007
Vol. 33/49
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68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking, Possession and Sale of Reptiles 4197692 Effective:
06/07/2007
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General Provisions for Taking, Possession and Sale of Reptiles, Possession, Exhibition and Caging Venomous Reptiles: Prohibited Species 4057042 4/27/2007
Vol. 33/17
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68A-25.002
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The purpose of this rule amendment and rule repeal is to delete provisions regarding the importation of certain tortoises and provide for the continuation of permit requirements for possession of venomous reptiles until .... 3852760 3/9/2007
Vol. 33/10
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68A-25.002
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The Purpose of this rule amendment and rule repeal is to delete provisions regarding the importation of certain tortoises and provide for the continuation of permit requirements for possession of venomous reptiles until .... 3823078 3/2/2007
Vol. 33/09
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68A-25.002
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General Provisions for Taking, Possession and Sale of Reptiles, Possession, Exhibition and Caging Venomous Reptiles: Prohibited Species 3479504 1/26/2007
Vol. 33/04
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The purpose and effect of this proposed rule amendment and rule repeal is to consolidate regulations pertaining to the possession and housing of venomous reptiles in captivity with other regulations pertaining to wildlife .... 3360582 1/5/2007
Vol. 33/01
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2007, to establish regulations for taking and possessing alligators that will ensure conservation of .... 3216149 11/22/2006
Vol. 32/47
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to consolidate regulations pertaining to the possession and housing of venomous reptiles in captivity with other regulations pertaining to wildlife in captivity found .... 527309 7/28/2006
Vol. 32/30
View Text Final
68A-25.002
General Provisions for Taking, Possession and Sale of Reptiles 2598356 Effective:
05/18/2006