Texas Parks and Wildlife Code

Sec. § 47.009
Wholesale Fish Dealer’s License


Except as provided by Subsection (c) of this section, no person may engage in business as a wholesale fish dealer unless he has obtained a wholesale fish dealer’s license.


The license fee for a wholesale fish dealer’s license is $400 for each place of business or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more.


A person who has an aquaculture license for a Texas aquaculture facility under Section 134.011 (Licensing), Agriculture Code, is not required to obtain or possess a wholesale fish dealer’s license if the person’s business activities with regard to the sale of aquatic products involve aquatic products raised on the person’s aquaculture facility only.
Acts 1975, 64th Leg., p. 1405, ch. 545, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1975. Amended by Acts 1983, 68th Leg., p. 1334, ch. 277, Sec. 28, eff. Sept. 1, 1983; Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 267, art. 2, Sec. 42, eff. Sept. 1, 1985; Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 491, Sec. 6, eff. Sept. 1, 1991; Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 1256, Sec. 57, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.

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