Current through Register Vol.. 38, No. 17, April 11, 2022
A. Floating container size shall not exceed
two feet by eight feet by one foot.
Floating containers shall not be solid
walled, but shall be constructed of a mesh material of sufficient size not to
restrict water flow.
1. Mesh size shall not
be less than one inch measured diagonally across the longest axis of square,
rectangular, or diamond shaped mesh nor less than one-inch diameter for
shall be nontoxic and not retard shellfish pumping rates.
3. Floating containers shall be frequently
cleaned and maintained in such a manner that fouling does not accumulate to the
degree that water flow through the container is impeded.
C. Each floating container shall be attached
in such a way as to not restrict water flow.
D. For commercial purposes, each floating
container shall be designed so that it can be secured with a standard Marine
Resources Commission seal tag and that the container cannot be opened without
breaking the seal or seals.
4 Va. Admin.
Derived from Virginia
Register Volume 16, Issue 19, eff. May 15,
§ 28.2-201 of the Code of Virginia.