Current through Register Vol.. 38, No. 17, April 11, 2022
A. Inspections. Agents of the commission and
the Department of Wildlife Resources are authorized to make periodic inspection
of the facilities and the stock of each operation permitted under this section.
Every person engaged in the business of striped bass aquaculture shall allow
such inspection at any reasonable time.
B. Diseased fish. No person permitted under
this chapter shall maintain in the permitted facility any fish which shows
evidence of any contagious disease listed in the most current list by the
United States Fish and Wildlife Service as "certifiable diseases," except for
the period required for application of standard treatment procedures or for
Disposition. No person permitted under this chapter shall sell or otherwise
transfer possession of any striped bass or hybrid striped bass which shows
evidence of a "certifiable disease" to any person, except that such transfer
may be made to a fish pathologist for examination and diagnosis.
4 Va. Admin.
Derived from Virginia
Register Volume 13, Issue 8, eff. December 6, 1996; Amended,
Register Volume 36, Issue 26, eff.
Statutory Authority: §
of the Code of Virginia.