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secretariat Natural and Historic Resources
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4 VAC 20-10 Pertaining to Fishing in Broad and Linkhorn Bays
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-20 Pertaining to the Licensing of Fixed Fishing Devices
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-25 Pertaining to Pound Net Siting Public Interest Review
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-60 Pertaining to the Display of Licenses to Catch Finfish or Crabs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-70 Pertaining to the Harvesting of Clams
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-80 Pertaining to the Setting of Fishing Devices Proximate to Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-100 Pertaining to the Taking of Clams on Seaside of Eastern Shore
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-110 Pertaining to Lobsters
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-120 Pertaining to Public Notice of Applications for Permits for Certain Uses of State-Owned Bottomlands
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-130 Pertaining to Prohibited Areas for Use of Patent Tongs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-140 Pertaining to Identification of Crab Pots, Peeler Pots, Eel Pots, and Fish Pots
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-150 Pertaining to the Dredging of Conchs (Also Known As Whelks)
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-170 Pertaining to the Removal of Nets
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-190 Pertaining to Measuring Mesh Size of Menhaden Nets
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-220 Pertaining to the Taking of Finfish by Gill Nets
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-230 Pertaining to the Harvesting of Surf Clams
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-240 Pertaining to the Tangier Island Crab Scrape Sanctuary
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-252 Pertaining to the Taking of Striped Bass
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-260 Pertaining to Designation of Seed Areas and Clean Cull Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-270 Pertaining to Blue Crab Fishery
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-280 Pertaining to Speckled Trout
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-290 Marking of Leased Oyster Planting Ground
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-310 Pertaining to the Relaying of Shellfish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-320 Pertaining to the Taking of Black Drum
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-330 Pertaining to the Taking of Shellfish from Condemned Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-333 Virginia General Permit #1 (VGP#1) for Projects Undertaken by the Virginia Department of Transportation in, on or over State-Owned Subaqueous Lands Anywhere Within the Commonwealth
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-335 Pertaining to on-Bottom Shellfish Aquaculture Activities
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-336 General Permit No. 3 Pertaining to Noncommercial Riparian Shellfish Growing Activities
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-337 Submerged Aquatic Vegetation (Sav) Transplantation Guidelines
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-340 Public Participation Guidelines
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-345 General Wetlands Permit for Emergency Situations
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-350 Pertaining to Prohibiting the Sale of Billfish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-360 Criteria for the Siting of Marinas or Community Facilities for Boat Mooring
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-370 Pertaining to the Culling of Crabs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-380 Pertaining to Grey Trout (Weakfish)
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-390 Wetlands Mitigation -- Compensation Policy
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-395 General Permit for Emergency Situations and Water Quality Improvement Projects
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-398 Ballast Water Discharge Reporting
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-400 Criteria for the Placement of Sandy Dredged Material Along Beaches in the Commonwealth
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-410 Pertaining to the Use of Patent Tongs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-430 Pertaining to the Marking and Minimum Mesh Size of Gill Nets
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-440 Coastal Primary Sand Dune/Beaches Guidelines: Barrier Island Policy
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-450 Pertaining to the Taking of Bluefish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-460 Pertaining to the Use of Crab Traps and Pounds
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-470 Pertaining to Hampton Roads Management Area
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-480 Pertaining to Eastern Shore Bayside Management Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-490 Pertaining to Sharks
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-500 Pertaining to the Catching of Eels
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-510 Pertaining to Amberjack and Cobia
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-520 Pertaining to the Use of Patent Tongs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-530 Pertaining to American Shad
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-540 Pertaining to Spanish and King Mackerel
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-550 Pertaining to the Removal of Gill Nets and Other Nonfixed Finfishing Gear
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-560 Pertaining to Shellfish Management Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-561 Pertaining to the Hampton Flats Hard Clam Harvest Area
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-566 Pertaining to the Hampton Roads Shellfish Relay Area
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-570 Pertaining to the Use of Firearms to Take Fish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-580 Pertaining to the Alteration of Finfish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-590 Pertaining to the Taking of Hard Clams
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-700 Pertaining to Crab Pots
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-720 Pertaining to Restrictions on Oyster Harvest
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-730 Pertaining to Nonresident Harvesters License Fee
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-740 Pertaining to the Snagging or Towing of Fish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-751 Pertaining to the Setting and Mesh Size of Gill Nets
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-752 Pertaining to Blue Crab Sanctuaries
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-754 Pertaining to Importation of Fish, Shellfish or Crustacea into Virginia's Waters
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-755 Pertaining to Artificial Reefs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-770 Piankatank River Management Area
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-780 Patent Tong Restrictions
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-790 Open Public Oyster Rocks, Pocomoke Sound
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-810 Opening of John East Turn and Poynter Rocks and Closing Beaseley Bay Rock and Deep Creek Channel, Buoy No. 7
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-830 A Change in the Oyster Cull Size for Oysters Harvested from Russ Rock, Rappahannock River
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-850 Expansion of the Jail Island Clean Cull Area
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-860 A Change in the Oyster Cull Size for Oysters Harvested from Little Carters Rock, Rappahannock River
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-880 Pertaining to Hard Crab Pot Limits
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-890 Pertaining to Channeled Whelk
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-900 Pertaining to Horseshoe Crab
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-910 Pertaining to Scup (Porgy)
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-920 Pertaining to Landing Licenses
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-950 Pertaining to Black Sea Bass
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-960 Pertaining to Tautog
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-970 Pertaining to Spadefish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-980 Pertaining to on-Shore Loading and Unloading of Shellfish from Condemned Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-995 Pertaining to Commercial Hook-And-Line Fishing
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1000 Pertaining to Dredging in Submerged Aquatic Vegetation
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1020 Pertaining to Bay Scallops
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1030 Management Plan for the Ungranted State Lands in Accomack and Northampton Counties
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1040 Pertaining to Commercial Crab Fishery Licenses
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1045 Pertaining to Establishment of Restricted Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1050 Pertaining to Establishment of Restricted Area -- Huntington Ingalls Industries/Newport News Shipbuilding Company
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1060 Pertaining to Enlargement of Established Restricted Area -- Dominion Power/Nuclear Power Station
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1065 Pertaining to Establishment of Restricted Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1070 Pertaining to Haul Seines
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1080 Pertaining to Monkfish (Goosefish)
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1090 Pertaining to Licensing Requirements and License Fees
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1100 Pertaining to Shellfish Handling
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1110 Pertaining to Sheepshead
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1120 Pertaining to Tilefish and Grouper
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1130 General Permit No. 4 for Temporary Protective Enclosures for Shellfish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1140 Prohibition of Crab Dredging in Virginia Waters
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1170 Requirements Related to the Purchase of Fish from the Catcher
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1180 Pertaining to Fishing Guides, Charter Boat, and Head Boat Fisheries
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1190 Pertaining to Gill Net Control Date
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1200 Pertaining to the Special Oyster Relay Season in the Rappahannock River
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1220 Pertaining to Separation Between Nets
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1230 Pertaining to Restrictions on Shellfish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1240 Fisherman Identification Program
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1250 Pertaining to the Tagging of Shellfish
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1260 Pertaining to River Herring
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1270 Pertaining to Atlantic Menhaden
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1280 Pertaining to Fishing License and Privilege Revocation
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1290 Pertaining to Restrictions on the Harvest of Shellfish and in Condemned Shellfish Areas
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1300 Living Shoreline Group 1 General Permit for Certain Living Shoreline Treatments Involving Tidal Wetlands
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1310 Pertaining to Jonah Crab
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1320 Pertaining to Establishment of Restricted Area - Maritime Administration James River Reserve Fleet
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1330 Living Shoreline Group 2 General Permit for Certain Living Shoreline Treatments Involving Submerged Lands, Tidal Wetlands, or Coastal Primary Sand Dunes and Beaches
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1340 Fast-Track Permitting Program for Disposal of Dredged Material
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1350 Pertaining to General Oyster Planting Ground Lease Renewal Fee
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1360 Pertaining to Commercial Electrofishing
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1370 Pertaining to Atlantic Croaker
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1380 Pertaining to Spot
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1390 Pertaining to Shrimp
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
4 VAC 20-1400 Pertaining to Red Drum
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.