VA HB56 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 1 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-12-01 - Committee Referral Pending
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


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.

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Crab scraping; possession of hard crabs, characteristics of scrape.



2017-12-01HouseCommittee Referral Pending
2017-12-01HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100727D

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282706(n/a)See Bill Text

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