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58 Pa. Code § 63.13. Nets unlawful without permit.

§ 63.13. Nets unlawful without permit.

 (a)  It is unlawful for a person to make, sell or have in his possession while on, in or about Commonwealth waters, including while within 25 feet of the waters, a net larger than 4 feet square or 4 feet in diameter unless the person has in possession a permit issued under section 2902 of the code (relating to net permits).

 (b)  It is unlawful for a person to violate the terms and conditions set forth on a permit issued under section 2902 of the code, including, but not limited to, when and where the nets shall be used.

 (c)  The Commission may waive the issuance of a net permit to cooperative nurseries, persons who possess an artificial propagation license or permit for special fish collecting activities, and other persons as the Commission will designate.


   The provisions of this §  63.13 adopted March 5, 1982, effective March 6, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 870; amended February 4, 1983, effective January 1, 1983, 13 Pa.B. 614; amended January 6, 1984, effective January 7, 1984, 14 Pa.B. 46. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (80325).

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