commercial fishing license is issued in accordance with ORS
of the commercial
fishing laws and is required for each individual who for commercial purposes:
(a) Takes or assists in the taking of any
food fish or shellfish from the waters or land of this state;
(b) Operates or assists in the operation of
any boat or fishing gear for the taking of food fish in the waters of this
(c) Lands food fish from
the waters of the Pacific Ocean at any point in this state.
(2) A commercial fishing license
shall be in the possession of the licensee when engaged in the taking or
landing of food fish or shellfish when taken for commercial purposes.
(3) It is unlawful for a
licensed commercial fisher to keep any food fish or shellfish taken under such
license for personal use.
(4) It is
unlawful for a person to participate in any commercial fishery
if that person's commercial fishing license is suspended or revoked.
Or. Admin. R.
FC 246, f. 5-5-72, ef.
5-15-72, Renumbered from 625-040-0065, Renumbered from 635-036-0545; FWC
142-1991, f. 12-31-91, cert. ef. 1-1-92; DFW 142-2008, f. & cert. ef.
11-21-08; DFW 126-2009, f. & cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.: ORS
Stats. Implemented: ORS