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Pertaining to Marking of Leased Oyster Planting Ground [4 VAC 20 ‑ 290]
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Description This regulation establishes the required manner and method for marking leased oyster planting ground. Section 28.2-607 of the Code of Virginia requires that a lessee of oyster planting ground mark such ground in accordance with regulations established by the Marine Resources Commission. While all leased oyster planting grounds are not required to be marked at all times, it is the intent of this regulation to ensure that when the ground is marked, the boundary lines are properly and accurately delineated and safe navigation is maintained.
State Authority Section 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
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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