30.1. No person may hunt big game at night with a spotlight.
Any person in possession of a spotlight and a firearm or crossbow or bow at night in a place frequented by big game shall, in the absence of any evidence to the contrary, be presumed to be in possession of the spotlight and firearm, crossbow or bow in order to hunt.
For the purposes of the presumption provided in the second paragraph, night is the period extending from one hour and a half after sunset to one hour and a half before sunrise.
1986, c. 109, s. 8; 1999, c. 40, s. 85.