Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022
applicant for a surf clam license or licenses shall be the bona fide owner of a
surf clam vessel or vessels and a resident of New Jersey.
(b) No more than three surf clam licenses may
be fished by a single license holder on a single surf clam vessel, to be
identified at the time of application. The top and sides of the surf clam
vessel shall be marked with the New Jersey surf clam license number or numbers
in markings at least 18 inches in size, clearly legible and in good repair with
a surf clam license shall be made in person by the vessel owner or agent of the
Nacote Creek Shellfish Office
Division of Fish and Wildlife
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
PO Box 418, Route 9
Port Republic, New Jersey 08241-0418 (609)
(d) The license
year for surf clam licenses shall be July 1 to June 30.
A licensee may transfer a surf clam
license to a new licensee, provided that the new licensee meets all statutory
and regulatory criteria for licensing (including, without limitations,
application for a license under (c) above and payment of the fee stipulated in
and receives the Department's approval of a notarized statement of transferor's
intent to transfer such tags. The statement of intent shall be signed by the
transferor. A license may be transferred no more than three times during its
(f) A person shall not
transfer a surf clam license or surf clam tags while an enforcement action by
the Department for violation of this subchapter is pending. An enforcement
action is pending against a license holder from the time the Department issues
a Summons or Notice of Violation to the license holder until such time as a
final legal disposition of the enforcement action has been rendered. If the
final legal disposition of the enforcement action requires that a monetary
penalty be paid or orders a suspension of the surf clam license, the surf clam
license or surf clam tags shall not be transferred until the monetary penalty
has been paid or the suspension time has run, whichever is later.
N.J. Admin. Code §
Amended by R.1995
d.632, effective 12/4/1995.
See: 27 New Jersey Register 3269(a), 27 New Jersey Register
Amended by R.2001 d.73, effective
New Jersey Register 4435(a), 33 New Jersey Register 874(a).
Amended by R.2001 d.477, effective 12/17/2001.
See: 33 New Jersey
Register 3288(a), 33 New Jersey Register 4340(a).
(b), recodified existing (c) through (g) as new (b) through (f); rewrote