HB0924

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Natural Resources - Oyster Management - Prohibited Actions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Gilchrist

Status:

In the House - Returned Passed


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
Committee(s):
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Aquaculture
Boundaries
Chesapeake Bay
Natural Resources -see also- Conserv; Forest & Park; Wildlds
Natural Resources, Department of
Oysters
Reports
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources
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March 27, 2017 4:38 P.M.