15A NCAC 03M .0102 UNMARKETABLE FINFISH
(a) It shall be unlawful to land finfish, taken in connection with a commercial fishing operation, that are unmarketable as individual finfish by reason of size, except a quantity not exceeding 5,000 pounds per vessel per day may be sold to a dealer that is licensed under G.S. 113-169.3(f)(6), (7), or (8).
(b) Atlantic menhaden, Atlantic thread herring, gizzard shad, and pinfish are exempt from this Rule.
History Note: Authority G.S. 113‑134; 113-182; 113‑185; 143B‑289.52;
Eff. January 1, 1991;
Amended Eff. October 1, 2008;
Readopted April 1, 2019.