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Virginia Administrative Code
12/2/2020

Chapter 790. Open Public Oyster Rocks, Pocomoke Sound

4VAC20-790-10. Authority, prior chapter, effective date.

A. This chapter is promulgated pursuant to the authority contained in § 28.1-128.1 [Repealed] of the Code of Virginia.

B. This chapter repeals Virginia Marine Resources Commission Order Number VR 450-01-8411 which was promulgated and made effective December 31, 1984.

C. The effective date of this chapter is October 23, 1985.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-103 and Chapter 5 (§ 28.2-500 et seq.) of Title 28.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-8508 § 1, eff. October 23, 1985.

4VAC20-790-20. Purpose.

The purpose of this order is to rescind prior Order Number VR 450-01-8411, thereby, opening to the taking of oysters certain designated areas in the Pocomoke Sound management area.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-103 and Chapter 5 (§ 28.2-500 et seq.) of Title 28.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-8508 § 2, eff. October 23, 1985.

4VAC20-790-30. Designated areas.

The following areas in Public Ground 16 in Deep Creek Channel on the east side of Pocomoke Sound are opened to the taking of oysters:

1. That area between buoy 3 and buoy 4 on the south side of Deep Creek Channel.

2. That area on the west side of Buoy 7 in Deep Creek channel.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-103 and Chapter 5 (§ 28.2-500 et seq.) of Title 28.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-8508 § 3, eff. October 23, 1985.

4VAC20-790-40. Rescinded order.

Virginia Marine Resources Commission Order Number VR 450-01-8411 (4VAC20-700-10) is hereby rescinded.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-103 and Chapter 5 (§ 28.2-500 et seq.) of Title 28.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-8508 § 4, eff. October 23, 1985.

4VAC20-790-50. Penalty.

Pursuant to § 28.1-23 [Repealed] of the Code of Virginia, any person who violates any chapters adopted and promulgated by the commission shall be guilty of a Class I misdemeanor.

Statutory Authority

§ 28.2-103 and Chapter 5 (§ 28.2-500 et seq.) of Title 28.2 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR450-01-8508 § 5, eff. October 23, 1985.

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