Fish and Wildlife

Commercial Fisheries

SECTION 20-4-9

§ 20-4-9. Striped bass – Minimum size.

Unless otherwise specified in regulations adopted by the marine fisheries council, no person shall take in any manner whatsoever from the territorial waters of this state, including the waters of the Atlantic Ocean, or have in his or her possession, any striped bass measuring less than sixteen inches (16") in length. Striped bass shall be measured from the tip of the snout to the fork of the tail.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1981, ch. 197, § 3.)