The following activities relating to the green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas), the hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata), and the leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) are prohibited:

(1) Import, export, sell or offer for sale any such species or body parts of such species,

(2) Take any such species in American Samoa, and

(3) Possess, deliver, carry, transport or ship by any means whatsoever any such species or the body parts of any such species.

History: DMWR regs., eff 3 Aug 95; Rule 02-12, eff 1 Nov 12.

Amendments: 2012, renumbering.