Crab scraping; possession of hard crabs, characteristics of scrape. (HB56)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bloxom (R-Accomack)

Progress

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

Description

Crab scraping; possession of hard crabs; characteristics of scrape. Removes the prohibitions against the possession of hard crabs while having a crab scrape on board a vessel and against the use of a mechanical scrape. The bill also increases the maximum allowed length of the mouth of a crab scrape from four feet to five feet. Amends § 28.2-706, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/01/2017Committee
12/01/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100727D
12/01/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB56)
01/15/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/15/2018Assigned ACNRsub: Subcommittee #3
01/17/2018Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (9-Y 0-N)
02/13/2018Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources