Menhaden; management of fishery. (SB357)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Management of the menhaden fishery. Directs the Virginia Marine Resources Commission to adopt regulations to implement the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Menhaden and requires that any moratorium on the fishery be subject to legislative review. This bill was incorporated into SB 791. Read the Bill »


02/04/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101317D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/27/2020Assigned ACNR sub: Menhaden
01/27/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB357)
02/04/2020Incorporated by Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (SB791-Lewis) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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