Or. Admin. R. 635-006-0160 - Bait Fishing License

(1) A bait fishing license may be is issued in accordance with ORS 508.312 of the commercial fishing laws and is required for any individual taking or assisting in the taking of food fish or shellfish for sale to a fish bait dealer or for use as bait in a commercial fishing operation. It is unlawful to take any food fish or shellfish under this license for human consumption purposes.
(2) For the purposes authorized under section (1), a bait fishing license serves in lieu of the commercial fishing and boat licenses required under ORS 508.235 and 508.260. This license is not required for individuals already possessing a valid commercial fishing license pursuant to 508.235, provided the vessel they are operating possesses a valid commercial boat license pursuant to 508.260.


Or. Admin. R. 635-006-0160
FC 246, f. 5-5-72, ef. 5-15-72, Renumbered from 625-040-0095, Renumbered from 635-036-0560; FWC 142-1991, f. 12-31-91, cert. ef. 1-1-92; DFW 91-2009, f. & cert. ef. 8-10-09; DFW 77-2012, f. 6-28-12, cert. ef. 7-1-12

Stat. Auth.: ORS 506.036, 506.109, 506.119 & 506.129

Stats. Implemented: ORS 506.109, 506.119, 506.129, 506.306 & 508.312

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