HB1148 (CH0297)

2013 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Shark Fins - Restriction on Possession or Distribution

Sponsored by:

Delegate Luedtke


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 297

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:Delegates Luedtke, Arora, Barkley, Barve, Cardin, Carr, Clippinger, Cullison, Dumais, Frush, Gutierrez, Hixson, Hucker, Kach, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Kipke, A. Miller, Mizeur, Morhaim, Reznik, S. Robinson, Stein, Waldstreicher, M. Washington, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0592
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0393 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Environmental Matters  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
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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