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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation and Natural Resources
Agency 20. Marine Resources Commission
Chapter 720. Pertaining to Restrictions on Oyster Harvest
4/10/2020

4VAC20-720-90. Harvest Permit Required for the James River Areas.

A permit is required for the James River Areas 1, 2, and 3. It shall be unlawful for any person to harvest, or attempt to harvest, oysters from the James River Areas without first obtaining a harvest permit from the Marine Resources Commission as required by § 28.2-518 of the Code of Virginia.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-0095 § 9, eff. October 1, 1993; amended, Volume 10, Issue 14, eff. February 23, 1994; Volume 11, Issue 03, eff. October 5, 1994; Volume 11, Issue 07, eff. December 1, 1994; Volume 11, Issue 16, eff. April 4, 1995; Volume 12, Issue 03, eff. October 1, 1995; Volume 15, Issue 03, eff. October 1, 1998; Volume 15, Issue 19, eff. May 10, 1999; Volume 20, Issue 06, eff. November 1, 2003; Volume 21, Issue 04, eff. October 1, 2004; Volume 21, Issue 08, eff. December 1, 2004; Volume 23, Issue 21, eff. May 23, 2007; Volume 29, Issue 03, eff. October 1, 2012; Volume 34, Issue 02, eff. October 1, 2017; Volume 36, Issue 03, eff. October 1, 2019.

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