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Pertaining to Commercial Fishing and Mandatory Harvest Reporting [4 VAC 20 ‑ 610]
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Chapter Information
Description This regulation describes the procedures and manner for application for registration as a commercial fisherman, the manner and form of mandatory harvest reports by commercial fishermen and others, and exceptions to the registration process and delay requirements as specified in Section 28.2-241 of the Code of Virginia. A commercial hook-and-line license is also established.
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: Jane Warren  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 2600 Washington Avenue, 3rd Floor
Newport News, VA 23607
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