An Act To Protect Farm Animals from Noise from the Discharge of Fireworks and Explosives
Sec. 1. 8 MRSA §223-A, sub-§8, ¶C is enacted to read:
Sec. 2. 25 MRSA §2478 is enacted to read:
§ 2478. Use of explosives near livestock
A person may not use explosives, either loose or contained in a tube or other enclosure, within 1,000 feet of any pasture or field that contains livestock. For purposes of this section, "livestock" has the same meaning as in Title 17, section 1011, subsection 18-A.
This bill prohibits the use of consumer fireworks or explosives, either loose or contained in a tube or other enclosure, within 1,000 feet of a field or pasture that contains livestock.