2024 Session

Budget Bill - HB30 (Introduced)

Marine Resources Commission

Item 376

Item 376

First Year - FY2025Second Year - FY2026
Administrative and Support Services (59900)$3,153,039$3,153,039
General Management and Direction (59901)FY2025 $3,153,039FY2026 $3,153,039
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2025 $2,860,425FY2026 $2,860,425
SpecialFY2025 $124,102FY2026 $124,102
Dedicated Special RevenueFY2025 $168,512FY2026 $168,512

Authority: Title 28.2, Chapters 1 and 2, Code of Virginia.

A. The Marine Resources Commission shall recover the cost of reproduction, plus a reasonable fee per record, from persons or organizations requesting copies of computerized lists of licenses issued by the commission.

B. From the amounts collected pursuant to § 28.2-200 et seq., Code of Virginia, and deposited into the Virginia Marine Products Fund (§ 3.2-2705, Code of Virginia), the Marine Resources Commission may retain $10,000 the first year and $10,000 the second year for the administrative cost of issuing gear licenses.

C. The Virginia Marine Resources Commission shall report by December 15 of each year all projects and expenditures funded from the Virginia Saltwater Recreational Fishing Development Fund. The report shall be submitted to the Chairs of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance and Appropriations Committees.