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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation and Natural Resources
Agency 20. Marine Resources Commission
Chapter 780. Patent Tong Restrictions
3/29/2020

4VAC20-780-30. Season Opening Date.

The season for the taking of oysters from the public oyster grounds by patent tong shall begin on November 1 of each year, except as provided below. In any year in which November 1 falls on a Saturday or Sunday, then the patent tong season opening date shall be the Monday immediately following November 1.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-201 and Chapter 5 (§ 28.2-500 et seq.) of Title 28.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-8506 § 3, eff. August 27, 1985; amended, Volume 03, Issue 01, eff. September 24, 1986.

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