301 KAR 1:120.
Live fish sales and handling; licensure.
RELATES TO: KRS
150.025, 150.175, 150.180, 150.190, 150.235, 150.485
AUTHORITY: KRS 13A.350, 150.025
FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: This administrative regulation is necessary in order
to control the flow of live fish from and into natural waters and commercial
channels to prevent the spread of disease or undesirable species. This
amendment is necessary to eliminate unnecessary and confusing wording.
Section 1. All
individuals or companies who sell live fish retail or wholesale must have a
live fish and bait dealers license issued in the name of the individual or
company that is transacting business in this commonwealth. This license or an
exact copy thereof, must be in the possession of the persons who are
transporting, selling or possessing live fish for sale in Kentucky.
Section 2. Those
individuals or companies transporting live fish from one (1) state to another
state through Kentucky without conducting any type of business in this
commonwealth are not required to have a live fish and bait dealers license, but
must have a valid transportation permit.
Section 3. Valid
holders of commercial propagation permits and those individuals or companies
who sell fish for food in establishments licensed by another state agency to
sell retail or wholesale food stuffs are not required to have a live fish and
bait dealers license. (KFWR-F-LF2-1; 1 Ky.R. 150; eff. 12-11-74; Am. 5 Ky.R.
1077; eff. 8-1-79; 14 Ky.R. 1081; eff. 1-4-88.)