HB0924 (CH0027)

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2017 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Oyster Management - Prohibited Actions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Gilchrist


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 27

Synopsis:Prohibiting the Department of Natural Resources from reducing or altering the boundaries of specified oyster sanctuaries until the Department develops a fisheries management plan for the scientific management of the oyster stock following completion of a specified study and reports.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Gilchrist, Barve, Carr, Frush, Lafferty, Robinson, Stein, Beidle, Fraser-Hidalgo, Healey, Holmes, and McCray
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Aquaculture
Chesapeake Bay
Natural Resources -see also- Conserv; Forest & Park; Wildlds
Natural Resources, Department of
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources

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November 28, 2017 1:03 P.M.