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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation And Natural Resources
Agency 20. Marine Resources Commission
Chapter 430. Pertaining to the Marking and Minimum Mesh Size of Gill Nets

4VAC20-430-15. Definitions.

The following words and terms when used in this chapter shall have the following meaning unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

"COLREGS Line" means the COLREGS Demarcation Lines, as specified in Coastal Pilot, 35th and 36th editions by Lighthouse Press.

"River herring" means any fish of the species Alosa aestivalis or Alosa pseudoharengus.

Statutory Authority

§§ 28.201 and 28.2-236 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 15, Issue 19, eff. May 5, 1999; amended, Virginia Register Volume 21, Issue 18, eff. May 1, 2005.

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