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Natural Resources - Oyster Poaching - Administrative Penalties

Sponsored by:

Senator Hershey


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

Synopsis:Repealing the grounds for revocation of an authorization to catch oysters, in accordance with a tidal fish license, for oyster poaching and requiring the Department of Natural Resources, after specified consultation, to adopt regulations establishing the grounds for specified administrative penalties for oyster poaching; requiring the grounds established by the Department to include specified egregious or repeat violations; repealing a time frame within which the Department is required to hold a hearing on specified matters; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Hershey
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0953
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Hunting and Fishing
Narrow Subject(s):Fish and Fishing -see also- Aquaculture; Gill Nets
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Natural Resources, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Rules and Regulations
Theft -see also- Shoplifting
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources

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