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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation And Natural Resources
Agency 20. Marine Resources Commission
Chapter 70. Pertaining to the Harvesting of Clams

4VAC20-70-100. Crab dredge boat not to take clams.

A. It shall be unlawful for any person in charge of any boat licensed to catch crabs with a dredge to have or allow on board any clams in excess of 250, except as provided in subsection B of this section.

B. Any person in charge of any boat licensed to catch crabs with a dredge shall be allowed to have or allow on board any hard clams in excess of 250 on the seaside of Accomack and Northampton counties provided he has the license and permit required to take hard clams.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-0010 § 4.1, Virginia Register Volume 11, Issue 19, eff. May 2, 1995; amended, Virginia Register Volume 23, Issue 12, eff. February 1, 2007.

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