- Natural Resources - Aquaculture - Leases
- Sponsored by
- Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Natural Resources)
- In the Senate - Hearing 1/14 at 2:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Repealing the authority of the Department of Natural Resources to establish Aquaculture Enterprise Zones and issue leases within those zones for shellfish aquaculture; authorizing the Department to issue enterprise leases under certain circumstances for the cultivation of aquatic plants; requiring a person who wishes to obtain an enterprise lease to complete and submit a certain application and pay a certain application fee; establishing a maximum lease term of 5 years and maximum lease size of 2 acres for enterprise leases; etc.
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2021
By Request of the Governor
Last Updated: 1/18/2021 2:25 PM