HB0211 (CH0398)

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Cownose Ray Fishery Management Plan and Moratorium on Contests

Sponsored by:

Delegate Robinson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 398

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Natural Resources to prepare a specified fishery management plan for the cownose ray species; requiring the Department to prepare a specified fishery management plan for the cownose ray species by December 31, 2018, subject to available funding; prohibiting a person from sponsoring, conducting, or participating in a cownose ray fishing contest in State waters until July 1, 2019; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Robinson, Atterbeary, Barkley, Carr, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Gutierrez, Korman, Kramer, A. Miller, Morhaim, Patterson, Platt, Sanchez, Tarlau, Turner, Waldstreicher, K. Young, and Lisanti
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Cross-filed with: SB0268
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Contests
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Emergency Bills
Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Natural Resources, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources

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November 28, 2017 12:58 P.M.