327. Captive birds; decoys.

327.     Captive birds; decoys.

It is an offence to promote, arrange, conduct, assist in, receive money for, or take part in, any event whatever at or in the course of which captive birds are liberated by hand or by any other means for the purpose of being shot immediately after their liberation1.

The use of decoys for the purpose of taking or killing wild birds is also an offence2.