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Natural Resources - Gill Nets - Mesh Size

Sponsored by:

Senator Hershey


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Establishing that a specified person may not set or fish any gill net that has a mesh size exceeding 7 inches or a stretched mesh size exceeding 7.5 inches for gill nets used in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Hershey, Eckardt, and Mathias
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1339
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Chesapeake Bay
Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Gill Nets
Rivers and Streams
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources

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November 28, 2017 1:11 P.M.