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Pertaining to Horseshoe Crab [4 VAC 20 ‑ 900]
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Chapter Information
Description This regulation establishes licensing requirements for the harvesting of horseshoe crabs by hand and exemptions from these requirements. This regulation also establishes commercial fisheries management measures for horseshoe crabs, including an annual commercial quota for horseshoe crab, that comply with the provisions of the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Horseshoe Crab.
State Authority Section 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered

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Name / Title: Jennifer Farmer  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 380 Fenwick Road
Building 96
Fort Monroe, VA 23651
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