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58 Pa. Code § 53.1. Definitions.

§ 53.1. Definitions.

 The following words and terms, when used in this chapter, have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

   Commission property—Includes either of the following:

     (i)   Property owned or leased by the Commission.

     (ii)   Property controlled by the Commission or held open to public use under an agreement conferring sufficient jurisdiction on the Commission to publish regulations under 30 Pa.C.S. §  741 (relating to control of property).

   Fishing tournament—An organized event where two or more individuals fish during a specified time period. An activity that involves any of the following factors is considered a fishing tournament:

     (i)   The event is sponsored or promoted by an individual or organization.

     (ii)   The event involves the award of trophies, prizes or other recognition to participants for catching fish during the tournament.

     (iii)   The sponsors or promoters of the event have their own rules or requirements for participants in the tournament.


   The provisions of this §  53.1 amended March 13, 1987, effective March 14, 1987, 17 Pa.B. 1088. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (108025).

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