301 KAR 1:120. Live fish sales and handling; licensure

Link to law: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/301/001/120.htm
Published: 2015

      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

      STATUTORY

AUTHORITY: KRS 13A.350, 150.025

      NECESSITY,

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.)
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