Enrolled HB 409: Relating to the maximum length of salmon seine vessels; and providing for an effective date.
00Enrolled HB 409 01 Relating to the maximum length of salmon seine vessels; and providing for an effective date. 02 _______________ 03 * Section 1. AS 16.05.835(a) is amended to read: 04 (a) Unless the Board of Fisheries has provided by regulation for the use of 05 a longer vessel in a salmon seine fishery, a [A] salmon seine vessel may not be 06 longer than 58 feet overall length except vessels that have fished for salmon with 07 seines in waters of the state before January 1, 1962, as 50-foot, official Coast Guard 08 register length vessels. 09 * Sec. 2. This Act takes effect January 1, 2005.