SB0592 (CH0296)

2013 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Shark Fins - Restriction on Possession or Distribution

Sponsored by:

Senator Frosh


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 296

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from possessing, selling, offering for sale, trading, or distributing a shark fin; exempting a specified person, museum, college, or university from the prohibition against possessing a shark fin under specified circumstances; and requiring the Department of Natural Resources to adopt regulations to implement the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Frosh, Benson, Forehand, King, Madaleno, Manno, Montgomery, Pinsky, Raskin, Rosapepe, Stone, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1148
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0465 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee HearingEnvironmental Matters
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Natural Resources, Department of
Rules and Regulations
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources

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