Part 9 - Maps (250-RICR-90-00-9)
The purpose of these Rules and Regulations is to manage the marine resources of the state of Rhode Island.
These rules and regulations are promulgated pursuant to R.I. Gen. Laws Title 20, R.I. Gen. Laws Chapters 42-17.1, 42-17.6, and 42-17.7, and in accordance with R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-35-18(b)(5), the Administrative Procedures Act.
The provisions of these Rules and Regulations shall be liberally construed to permit the Department to effectuate the purposes of state law, goals, and policies.
See Rhode Island Marine Fisheries Regulations, Part 1 of this Subchapter.
If any provision of these Rules and Regulations, or the application thereof to any person or circumstances, is held invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the validity of the remainder of the Rules and Regulations shall not be affected thereby.
9.6 Superseded Rules and Regulations
On the effective date of these Rules and Regulations, all previous Rules and Regulations, and any policies regarding the administration and enforcement these regulations shall be superseded. However, any enforcement action taken by, or application submitted to, the Department prior to the effective date of these Rules and Regulations shall be governed by the Rules and Regulations in effect at the time the enforcement action was taken, or application filed.
|Title||250||Department of Environmental Management|
|Part||9||Part 9 - Maps (250-RICR-90-00-9)|
|Type of Filing||Direct Final Adoption|
Regulation Authority :
R.I. Gen. Laws Title 20, R.I. Gen. Laws Chapters 42-17.1, 42-17.6, and 42-17.7, and in accordance with R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-35-18(b)(5), the Administrative Procedures Act.
Purpose and Reason :
Adoption of new rule for re-codification purposes. Associated with repeal of Part XVII - Maps (ERLID # 6405). All outdated/inaccurate maps are proposed to be removed,as these areas shown are verbally described elsewhere in regulations