HB 403 (BR 1289) - D. Floyd, T. Thompson, J. DeCesare
AN ACT relating to harvesting of catfish.
Create new section of KRS Chapter 150 to regulate the harvesting of catfish by commercial anglers and the purchase of catfish by pay lakes by administrative regulation to ensure proper propagation and prevent depletion of catfish populations; require the department to promulgate administrative regulations ninety days after the effective date of the act; allow the department to set more restrictive daily creel and size limits per license holder; prohibit the transport of live catfish harvested in Kentucky out of state for commercial sale.
Feb 15-introduced in House
Feb 19-to Agriculture & Small Business (H)