2013 Regular Session



Natural Resources - Aquaculture - Shellfish Nursery Permits

Sponsored by:

Delegate O'Donnell


Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from engaging in the commercial rearing of shellfish seed outside specified leased areas without first obtaining a shellfish nursery permit from the Department of Natural Resources; placing limitations on the issuance and scope of a permit for land-based and in-water shellfish nursery operations; exempting shellfish nursery products from specified water quality classifications and restrictions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates O'Donnell, Haddaway-Riccio, and Lafferty
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Cross-filed with: SB0464
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
Environmental Matters  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Aquaculture
Emergency Bills
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Leases and Rent
Natural Resources, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources

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