15A NCAC 03K .0508      SCALLOP SEASON AND HARVEST LIMIT EXEMPTIONS

The following exemptions and restrictions shall apply to the possession, sale, purchase, or transport of scallops produced in an aquaculture operation:

(1)           Possession and sale of scallops by a scallop aquaculture operation shall be exempt from restrictions set forth in 15A NCAC 03K .0501, .0504, and .0505.

(2)           Purchase and possession of scallops from a scallop aquaculture operation shall be exempt from restrictions set forth in 15A NCAC 03K .0501, .0504, and .0505.

(3)           It is unlawful for a person to possess, sell, purchase, or transport scallops described in Sub-Items (1) and (2) of this Rule unless in compliance with all conditions of the Aquaculture Operation Permit, as set forth in 15A NCAC 03O .0501 and .0503.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 113-134; 113-182; 143B-289.52;

Eff. May 1, 2015.