Harvester's license, commercial; increases fee for nonresidents for those fishing in tidal waters. (SB1086)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News) with support from co-patron Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Nonresident harvester's license. Increases the fee for nonresident commercial harvester's licenses required by the Marine Resources Commission (MRC) for those fishing in tidal waters and by the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries for those fishing in Back Bay to $850. The formula for allocating the proceeds of the license sales by MRC between funds is changed from the current procedure. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 096997275
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/28/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1086)
02/02/2009Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)