LD 1552 LR 2330(02)
An Act To Make Technical Changes to Maine's Marine Resources Laws
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Marine Resources
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
Minor cost increase - General Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill makes changes to the laws regarding the Aquaculture Advisory Council, defines a vessel's base of operations, repeals the defunct Sea Run Fisheries and Habitat Advisory Council and clarifies eligibility criteria for non-resident lobster landings permits and green crab licenses.  Any costs to the Department of Marine Resources are anticipated to be minor and can be absorbed within existing budgeted resources.