Texas Parks and Wildlife Code

Sec. § 76.104
License Fees


(a)

Except as provided by Subsection (e) of this section, the fee for a commercial oyster boat license is $350 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more.

(b)

Except as provided by Subsection (f) of this section, the fee for a sport oyster boat license is $10 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more.

(c)

Except as provided by Subsection (g) of this section, the fee for a commercial oyster fisherman’s license is $100 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more. The definition for “resident” for this subsection is the same as the resident definition in Section 47.001 (Definitions) of this code.

(d)

Except as provided by Subsection (h) of this section, the fee for a commercial oyster boat captain’s license is $25 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more. The definition for “resident” for this subsection is the same as the resident definition in Section 47.001 (Definitions) of this code.

(e)

The fee for a commercial oyster boat license for a boat that is not numbered under Chapter 31 (Water Safety) of this code or does not have a certificate of documentation issued by the United States Coast Guard that lists an address in Texas for the boat owner or other criteria established by the commission is $1,400 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more.

(f)

The fee for a sport oyster boat license for a boat that is not numbered under Chapter 31 (Water Safety) of this code or does not have a certificate of documentation issued by the United States Coast Guard that lists an address in Texas for the boat owner or other criteria established by the commission is $40 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more.

(g)

The fee for a nonresident commercial oyster fisherman’s license is $250 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more. The definition for “nonresident” for this subsection is the same as the nonresident definition in Section 47.001 (Definitions) of this code.

(h)

The fee for a nonresident commercial oyster boat captain’s license is $100 or an amount set by the commission, whichever amount is more. The definition for “nonresident” for this subsection is the same as the nonresident definition in Section 47.001 (Definitions) of this code.
Acts 1975, 64th Leg., p. 1405, ch. 545, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1975. Amended by Acts 1983, 68th Leg., p. 1338, ch. 277, Sec. 47, eff. Sept. 1, 1983; Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 267, art. 2, Sec. 67, eff. Sept. 1, 1985; Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 621, Sec. 4, eff. Sept. 1, 1987; Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 255, Sec. 5, eff. July 31, 1989; Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 365, Sec. 20, eff. Sept. 1, 1993; Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 931, Sec. 71, eff. June 16, 1995.
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