Texas Parks and Wildlife Code

Sec. § 75.0102
Applicability; Conflict of Laws


(a)

A structure used to grow oysters that is part of a cultivated oyster mariculture operation is not a natural oyster bed or a private oyster bed and is not subject to location requirements under Subchapter A, Chapter 76 (Oysters).

(b)

The licensing and permitting requirements of Subchapters B, C, and F, Chapter 76 (Oysters), do not apply to activity carried out under a cultivated oyster mariculture permit issued under this chapter.

(c)

A regulation adopted under Section 76.301 (Regulation of Taking, Possession, Purchase, and Sale of Oysters) does not apply to an activity carried out under a cultivated oyster mariculture permit issued under this chapter.

(d)

A rule or proclamation issued under this section prevails to the extent of conflict over a rule or proclamation issued under:

(1)

Chapter 61 (Uniform Wildlife Regulatory Act); or

(2)

Chapter 76 (Oysters).

(e)

Section 2001.0045 (Requirement for Rule Increasing Costs to Regulated Persons), Government Code, does not apply to rules adopted under this chapter.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 174 (H.B. 1300), Sec. 4, eff. September 1, 2019.
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