Government Affairs

Bills That Passed

HB 401 by Rep. Jacobs / SB 680 by Sen. Huston – Shark Fins

The bill prohibits the import, export, and sale of shark fins. However, the prohibitions do not apply to the sale of shark fins by any commercial fishermen who harvested sharks from a vessel holding a valid federal shark fishing permit on January 1, 2020; the export...

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Bills That Did Not Pass

SB 1407 by Rep. Webb / SB 1378 by Sen. Rouson – Vessels

The bill would create a new statute relating to special hazards requiring slow speeds by vessel operators with specifying conditions in which a vessel is not considered to be operating at slow speed, minimum wake. The bill creates exceptions for low visibility, law...

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