Current through Register Vol.. 38, No. 17, April 11, 2022
A. It shall be unlawful for any person to
operate a striped bass aquaculture facility without first obtaining a permit
from the commission. Such permit shall authorize and define the limits of
activities concerning the purchase, possession, sale, giving, receiving, and
transportation of striped bass or hybrid striped bass in accordance with the
other rules contained in this chapter.
B. The application for a striped bass
aquaculture facility shall state the name and address of the applicant, the
type and location of the facility, type of water supply, location of nearest
tidal waters or tributaries to tidal water, and an estimate of production
capacity. All aquaculture permits shall expire on December 31 of the year of
issue and are not transferable. Permits shall be automatically renewed by the
commission provided no structural changes in the facility have been made, the
facility has been adequately maintained, and the permittee has complied with
all of the provisions of this chapter.
The original of each permit shall be
maintained and prominently displayed at the aquaculture facility described
therein. A copy of such permit may be used as evidence of authorization to
transport striped bass or hybrid striped bass or to sell the fish away from the
permitted facility under the conditions imposed in
4 Va. Admin.
Derived from Virginia
Register Volume 13, Issue 8, eff. December 6,
§ 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia.