Crab pots; unauthorized taking of crabs Class 3 misdemeanor. (SB377)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Crab pots; unauthorized taking of crabs. Makes it a Class 3 misdemeanor to take crabs from a crab pot unless authorized by the licensed and identified owner. The punishment for a Class 3 misdemeanor is a fine of not more than $500. Amends § 28.2-705, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/21/2008: Awaiting a Vote in the Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources Committee

History

  • 01/08/2008 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087734792
  • 01/08/2008 Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
  • 01/15/2008 Impact statement from DPB (SB377)
  • 01/21/2008 Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)