Maine Revised Statutes

§6749-Q. License surcharges

The following surcharges are assessed on licenses issued by the department: [2001, c. 327, §13 (AMD).]

1. Handfishing sea urchin license.  One hundred and sixty dollars on a sea urchin handharvesting license;
[ 1995, c. 392, §8 (AMD) .]
1-A. Sea urchin hand-raking and trapping license.  One hundred and sixty dollars on a sea urchin hand-raking and trapping license;
[ 1995, c. 392, §8 (NEW) .]
1-B. Handfishing sea urchin license with tender.   One hundred and sixty dollars on a handfishing sea urchin license with tender.
[ 2009, c. 561, §29 (NEW) .]
2. Sea urchin dragging license.  One hundred and sixty dollars on a sea urchin dragging license;
[ 1993, c. 740, §3 (NEW) .]
3. Sea urchin and scallop diving tender license.  Thirty-five dollars on a sea urchin and scallop diving tender license;
[ 2007, c. 615, §19 (AMD) .]
4. Wholesale seafood license with a sea urchin buyer's permit.  Five hundred dollars on a wholesale seafood license with a sea urchin buyer's permit; and
[ 1993, c. 740, §3 (NEW) .]
5. Wholesale seafood license with a sea urchin processor's permit.  One thousand dollars on a wholesale seafood license with a sea urchin processor's permit.
[ 2001, c. 327, §14 (AMD) .]

The commissioner shall deposit all surcharges assessed in this section in the Sea Urchin Research Fund established in section 6749-R, except that fees collected under subsection 3 must be evenly split between the Sea Urchin Research Fund and the Scallop Research Fund established in section 6729-A. [2007, c. 615, §20 (AMD).]

SECTION HISTORY
1993, c. 740, §3 (NEW). 1995, c. 392, §8 (AMD). 1995, c. 462, §A32 (AMD). 1997, c. 177, §1 (AMD). 1997, c. 685, §5 (AMD). 2001, c. 327, §§13,14 (AMD). 2007, c. 615, §§19, 20 (AMD). 2009, c. 561, §29 (AMD).