Approved On: May 19, 2022
Effective On: Jan. 1, 2023
It is unlawful to purchase commercial tackle tags or to operate commercial tackle without a valid Resident Commercial Fishing Permit and Sportfishing License (CFS) or Aquatic Turtle Harvester Permit.
- Youths or individuals 65 years of age or older are required to purchase a Junior/Senior Commercial Fishing Permit instead of a Resident Commercial Fishing Permit and Resident Fisheries Conservation License.
- A person with a Resident Commercial Fishing Helper’s Permit and a valid Resident Fisheries Conservation License in their immediate possession may operate the properly tagged tackle of the permitted commercial fisher for whom they hold the permit. The holder of a Resident Commercial Fishing Permit and a Resident Fisheries Conservation License shall be fully responsible for the actions of the person using the Resident Commercial Fishing Helper’s Permit.
- In compliance with Codes 03.07 and 03.08.
PENALTY: Class 2