Code Section Group

Fish and Game Code - FGC

DIVISION 6. FISH [5500 - 9101]

  ( Division 6 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

PART 3. COMMERCIAL FISHING [7600 - 9101]

  ( Part 3 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

CHAPTER 3. Nets [8601 - 8890]

  ( Chapter 3 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

ARTICLE 9. Beach Nets [8800 - 8807]
  ( Article 9 enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456. )

8800.
  

As used in this chapter, a “beach net” is any net hauled from the water to the beach or shore, and includes beach seines and haul seines.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

8801.
  

In Districts 1, 2, and 3, beach nets may not be possessed on any boat.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

8802.
  

In Districts 8 and 9, beach nets may be used.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

8803.
  

In District 10, beach nets may be used, the meshes of which are at least 11/2 inches in length. In that portion of District 10 lying south of Pt. Lobos, beach nets not over 20 feet in length, the meshes of which are at least seven-eighths of an inch in length, may be used to take surf smelt only.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

8804.
  

In District 11, beach nets may be used.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

8805.
  

In Districts 12 and 13, beach nets may not be possessed on any boat.

(Amended by Stats. 1961, Ch. 312.)

8806.
  

In District 18, beach nets may not be used.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

8807.
  

In District 19, beach nets, the meshes of which are at least 11/2 inches in length, may be used to take smelt between September 1st and January 31st.

(Enacted by Stats. 1957, Ch. 456.)

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