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2018 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Aquaculture Leases and Public Shellfish Fishery Areas

Sponsored by:

Delegate Adams


In the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

Synopsis:Requiring the Tidal Fisheries Advisory Commission, in consultation with the Aquaculture Coordinating Council, to establish a workgroup of commercial oyster harvesters and other interested stakeholders in the State; requiring the workgroup to review commercial oyster harvest activity and oyster aquaculture production since the establishment of the public shellfish fishery areas; requiring the Commission to report the findings and recommendations of the workgroup to the Department of Natural Resources and certain committees of the General Assembly; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Adams
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingRules
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Aquaculture
Chesapeake Bay
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Leases and Rent
Natural Resources, Department of

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April 10, 2018 11:24 A.M.