Lobsters, Crabs and Other Crustaceans

250-RICR-90-00-5 ACTIVE RULE

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5.6Superseded Rules and Regulations

5.7General Lobster and Crab Pot Provisions


5.9Blue Crab

5.10Horseshoe Crab

5.11Jonah Crab

5.12Atlantic Rock Crab

Title 250 Department of Environmental Management
Chapter 90 Marine Fisheries
Subchapter 00 N/A
Part 5 Lobsters, Crabs and Other Crustaceans
Type of Filing Direct Final Amendment
Regulation Status Active
Effective 06/05/2022 to 04/28/2024

Regulation Authority:

R.I. Gen Laws Title 20
Chapters 42-17.1
and 42-17.7
and in accordance with § 42-35-18(b)(5).

Purpose and Reason:

The proposed language (section 5.8.1(I)(2)(e)) was included in the rule when amended in 2015 (Part XV, section 15.13.2; effective date 4/15/2015), but was then inadvertently deleted when the rule was re-organized in July 2015 (Part XV repealed; new Part 5 adopted; section 8.19(B)(1)(f)).  This filing is to correct that inadvertent deletion