Section 9-12-117

Possession, operation or use of illegal tackle, illegal fishing devices or unlicensed boats or vessels.

Possession or operation of any illegal tackle or any illegal fishing devices or use of any boat or vessel that is not licensed as required by this article shall be considered prima facie evidence that it is kept or used for unlawful purposes, and such possession or operation or use shall be punishable by a fine of not less than $25.00 nor more than $500.00.

(Acts 1943, No. 587, p. 590, §8.)