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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation and Natural Resources
Agency 20. Marine Resources Commission
Chapter 566. Pertaining to the Hampton Roads Shellfish Relay Area

4VAC20-566-30. Harvest Season.

A. The open harvest season for the Hampton Roads Shellfish Relay Area, as specified by § 28.2-816 of the Code of Virginia, shall be extended through September 30. Harvest of hard clams in the Hampton Roads Shellfish Relay Area shall only occur on Mondays through Fridays during the open harvest season. Thereafter, the Hampton Roads Shellfish Relay Area shall be managed by the authority promulgated in § 28.2-816 of the Code of Virginia.

B. It shall be unlawful to harvest hard clams from the Hampton Roads Shellfish Relay Area, except as provided in subsection A of this section.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 22, Issue 01, eff. September 15, 2005; amended, Virginia Register Volume 22, Issue 25, eff. August 1, 2006.

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