Chapter 11 - SCALLOPS

  1. § 188-11-01 - Definitions
  2. § 188-11-02 - Reporting
  3. § 188-11-03 - Atlantic Sea Scallops Harvesting Season
  4. § 188-11-04 - Configuration of Scallop Drag
  5. § 188-11-05 - Scallop Harvesting Gear Restrictions
  6. § 188-11-06 - Municipal Mooring Field Closures
  7. § 188-11-07 - Atlantic Sea Scallop Limitations
  8. § 188-11-08 - Targeted Scallop Conservation Closures
  9. § 188-11-09 - Limited Access Areas
  10. § 188-11-10 - Cobscook Bay Limits and Restrictions
  11. § 188-11-11 - Open and Closed Scallop Fishing Days
  12. § 188-11-12 - Rotational Management Plan
  13. § 188-11-13 - Trigger Mechanism
  14. § 188-11-14 - Commercial Scallop License Limited Entry System

Notes

EFFECTIVE DATES:
AMENDED:
September 20, 1980 - Section 2
November 1, 1981 - Section 3 (Expired 4-15-82)
November 1, 1981 - Section 4 (Expired 4-15-82)
November 1, 1982 - Sections 3 & 4
November 1, 1983 - Sections 4 & 5
November 6, 1984 - Section 5 (EMERGENCY)
November 1, 1985 - Section 10(A)
January 7, 1986 - Section 10(B)
January 21, 1986 - Section 10(C) & (D)
August 24, 1986 - Section 3(C), 4, 5 & 10(C)
December 16, 1986 - Section 10(E) & (F)
January 26, 1987 - Section 3(B) and 10(A) & (B)
October 25, 1987 - Section 10(E)
December 15, 1987 - Section 15 (EMERGENCY)
December 18, 1987 - Section 15 (EMERGENCY)
September 4, 1988 - Section 3(B)
October 27, 1988 - Section 15 (EMERGENCY)
November 30, 1988 - Section 3(C) (EMERGENCY)
October 31, 1989 - Section 3(A) & (B)
November 22, 1989 - Section 10(E)(F) (REPEALED)
November 1, 1990 - Sec. 16 (EMERGENCY)
December 31, 1990 - Sec. 16 (REPEALED) (EMERGENCY)
October 29, 1991 - Sec. 16
October 31, 1991 - Sec. 4 (A) (EMERGENCY)
November 1, 1991 - Sec. 3 (A)(2) (EMERGENCY)
October 27, 1992 - Sec. 3 (A) (EMERGENCY)
October 27, 1992 - Sec. 3 (B) (EMERGENCY)
October 27, 1992 - Sec. 4 (EMERGENCY)
November 13, 1992 - Sec. 3 (A) (EMERGENCY)
December 5, 1992 - Sec. 5
October 24, 1993 - Sec. 3 (A)
October 27, 1993 - Sec. 3 (B) (EMERGENCY)
February 8, 1994 - Sec. 17 (EMERGENCY)
October 3, 1994 -- Section 11.17 (Emergency)
October 24, 1994 -- Section 11.02; 11.10 (A), (C); 11.18 (EMERGENCY)
February 5, 1995 -- Section 11.02; 11.10 (A), (C); 11.18
July 3, 1995 -- Section 11.10(B)
August 31, 1997 -- Section 11.16
September 19, 1997 -- renumbering, new Sections 11.01 and 11.07
March 18, 2000 - repealed 11.02, 11.04, 11.05, 11.10(C)(1)
renumbered 11.10 (C)(2) to 11.10 (C)(1)
amended 11.10(A), 11.10(D)
December 1, 2001 - Section 11.01(4) (punctuation); 11.15 (heading removed); 11.19 added
November 25, 2002 - Section 11.07(1)(a)
November 25, 2002 - Section 11.10(B)
November 25, 2002 - Section 11.10(E)
November 25, 2002 - Section 11.20(A), chart
September 16, 2003 - Section 11.19
November 25, 2003 - Section 11.07(1)(a)(i), 11.10(B)
April 27, 2004 - Section 11.07(1)(a)(iii)
June 22, 2007 - Section 11.15 (expires May 1, 2010) (major substantive)
September 23, 2008 - Section 11.02 and 11.10(B)
November 24, 2008 - Section 11.07(3) added
November 24, 2008 - Sections 11.09 (expires May 1, 2009), 11.10(F) and 11.10(G) added, chapter renumbered
February 4, 2009 - Section 11.10(1)(H) added (EMERGENCY, expires May 1, 2009)
February 21, 2009 - Section 11.10(1)(H) (EMERGENCY, expires May 1, 2009))
July 20, 2009 - Section 11.10(1)(A); 11.15(2)
September 21, 2009 - Section 11.09; 11.10(1)(H)
September 21, 2009 - Section 11.10(1)(H)(10); 11.19(1)(E); 11.20(1) - removed chart
December 21, 2009 - Section 11.10(1)(H)(1)(2)(3)(8)(c)
September 20, 2010 - Section 11.09; 11.10(1)(D) & (E); 11.10(1)(H), 11.19(1)(B),(C) & (D)
August 22, 2011 - Section 11.09; 11.10(1)(H)(5); also removed 11.15
January 2, 2012 - Section 11.10(1)(H)(11) (EMERGENCY, expires April 1, 2012)
November 14, 2012- Section 11.01 (5,6,7) added; 11.09 (1) amended and (2) added; 11.10(1)(H);
11.19; Sections 11.21 and 11.22 added
December 8, 2012-Section 11.10(1)(F),11.22 (10) added (EMERGENCY, expires March 8, 2013) December 22, 2012-Section 11.22(11)(12)(13) added (EMERGENCY, expires March 22, 2013) January 16, 2013-Section 11.10(1)(F)(2)&(G) amended (EMERGENCY, expires March 8, 2013) January 19, 2013-Section 11.22(14)(15)(16) added (EMERGENCY, expires March 22, 2013) February 4, 2013-Section 11.22(10)(13) amended (EMERGENCY, expires March 22, 2013) February 23, 2013-Section 11.22(17)(18)(19) added (EMERGENCY, expires March 22, 2013) March 9, 2013-Section 11.09(2)(C) amended,11.22(20) added (EMEGENCY, expires March 22, 2013)
October 17, 2013-Section 11.09(1)(2)(3)(4);11.10(F)(G)(H);11.22 amended
January 18, 2014-Section 11.22(2)(7)(8)(10) amended; 11.22(13)(14) added (EMERGENCY, expires April 18, 2014)
January 24, 2014-Section 11.22(8) amended; 11.22(15)(16) added (EMERGENCY, expires April 24, 2014)
February 8, 2014 -Sections 11.09(3) and (4) amended; Sections 11.22(8), (10), (13), (14), (15) and (16) amended; Sections 11.22(17), (18) and (19) added; (EMERGENCY, expires May 1, 2014)
February 22, 2014-Sections 11.22 (20) and (21) added; (EMERGENCY, expires May 1, 2014) October 7, 2014-Sections 11.09 (1)(2)(3)(4);11.10(1)(F)(H);11.19(1)(B)(C)&(2);11.22 amended.
Sections 11.23, 11.24 added.
December 27, 2014-Sections 11.22(6) and (7) added; (EMERGENCY, expires March 26, 2014) February 26, 2015- Sections 11.10 and 11.22 amended (EMERGENCY, section 11.22 expires May 1, 2015)
October 26, 2015-Section 11.04 added; 11.09 amended; 11.10 (1)(H) amended; 11.21(1)(B)(5) and (1)(B)(6) amended; 11.21 (1)(C)(5) amended; 11.22 and 11.22(1)&(2)&(3)&(4)&(5) amended; 11.22 (6)&(7)&(8)&(9)&(10)&(11) added; 11.24 amended.
December 11, 2015 - Emergency Rulemaking - Chapter 11.22 (1)(12)(13)(14) Muscle Ridge, Gouldsboro and Dyer Bays, Wohoa Bay and Jonesport Reach and Inner Machias Rotational Area. Effective Date December 13, 2015 (Expired March 11, 2016)
January 16, 2016 - Emergency Rulemaking - Chapter 11.22 Scallop Targeted Closures (6)(15)(16) South Portland Harbor, Vinalhaven & Fox Island Thorofare and Whiting & Dennys Bays. Effective Date January 16, 2016
January 22, 2016 - Emergency Rulemaking - Chapter 11.22 Targeted Closures (1)(17) Muscle Ridge and Western Penobscot Bay - Effective date January 23, 2016
March 20, 2016 - Emergency Rulemaking - Chapter 11.22 Targeted Closures (21)(22)(23)(24)(25)(26)(27) Inner Machias Area, Wohoa/Western Bay Rotational Area, Gouldsboro/Dyers Bay Rotational Area, Upper Blue Hill Bay/Union River Rotational Area, Jericho Bay Area, Eggemoggin Reach/Southeast Harbor Rotational Area and Casco Bay - Effective date March 20, 2016
July 12, 2016 - Regular Rulemaking - Chapter 11 Restructuring - Effective date July 12, 2016 November 15, 2016 - Section 11.08 (1)(3)(4)(5)(6)(7)(8)(9)(10) and (11); 11.09 (5)(6); 11.11 (1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(6); 11.21 (A)(B)(C)
January 1, 2017-Emergency Rulemaking-11.05(3), 11.08(10)-(13), 11.09(5), 11.12
January 2, 2017-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(1)(14)(15)
February 5, 2017-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(11)(13)(15)-(18)
February 26, 2017-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(13)(15)-(18)
March 12, 2017-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(19)
November 14, 2017-Regular Rulemaking-11.01(6), 11.06(7), 11.07(B)(1)(2), 11.08, 11.09, 11.10, 11.11, 11.12(1)(A)(8)
January 1, 2018-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(10), 11.08(11), 11.11(5)
January 21, 2018-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(12); 11.08(13)
February 4, 2018-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(11); 11.08(13)
February 18, 2018-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(14); 11.08(15)
March 4, 2018-Emergency Rulemaking-11.08(13); 11.08(14); 11.08(16).
June 24, 2018-Regular Rulemaking-11.01(8), 11.14 (Maj. Substantive) added
November 14, 2018-Regular Rulemaking-11.03, 11.05, 11.07, 11.08, 11.09, 11.10, 11.11, 11.12(1)(C)
December 16, 2018 -Section 11.08(7), (EMERGENCY)
December 30, 2018 -Section 11.08(8), (EMERGENCY)
January 6, 2019 -Section 11.08(9), (EMERGENCY)
January 27, 2019 -Section 11.08(8, 9, 10, 11), (EMERGENCY)
February 10, 2019 -Section 11.08(7, 8, 9), (EMERGENCY)
February 24, 2019 - Section 11.08(11, 12, 13, 14), (EMERGENCY)
March 17, 2019 -Section 11.08(14), (EMERGENCY)
November 13, 2019-Regular Rulemaking-11.05, 11.08, 11.09, 11.11, 11.12(1)(B)
December 8, 2019 - Section 11.08(8), (EMERGENCY)
January 5, 2020 -Section 11.08(9), (EMERGENCY)
January 19, 2020 -Section 11.08(10), (EMERGENCY)
February 2, 2020 -Section 11.08(11, 12), (EMERGENCY)
February 16, 2020 -Section 11.08(13), (EMERGENCY)
November 9, 2020-Section 11.08, 11.09, and 11.11
January 17, 2021-Section 11.08 (EMERGENCY)
February 14, 2021-Section 11.08 (EMERGENCY)
March 7, 2021-Section 11.08 (EMERGENCY)
October 31, 2021-Sections 11.06,11.08, 11.09, 11.11, 11.12 and 11.14
November 1, 2022 - Sections 11.08, 11.09, 11.11, and 11.12
November 5, 2022 - Sections 11.07, 11.08, 11.09, 11.11 and 11.12 filing 2023-222
12/24/2023 - filing 2023-252

State regulations are updated quarterly; we currently have two versions available. Below is a comparison between our most recent version and the prior quarterly release. More comparison features will be added as we have more versions to compare.


No prior version found.