National Headquarters of the United Striped Bass -2- Game Fish Association
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Yesterday we attempted to present a proposal. The results of this proposal were very well received. Out of 1,100 hits 4 people did not like it or simply misunderstood it. We considered all the comments, and have adjusted Our wording & included some very good suggestions to the following new proposal. We consider this a success and would like to post this newly revised version for your review
We would like to propose the following Regulations be adopted by All The Atlantic States, In All Striped Bass Migratory Waters for 2016.
A) Every State that has not made the Atlantic Striped Bass A Game Fish in their State Waters needs to do so before the 2016 spawning season begins.
B) Once This Is Accomplished, Every State needs to maintain these Very Simple Set Of Regulations.
1) ONE Striped Bass per angler, per day. All fish kept, must measure between 25 - 32 inches. If caught in possession of fish over or under 25 - 32 inches, a fine of One Thousand Dollars for each fish in violation, will apply. Possession is fish On Board, In Hand or Removed From Its Natural Environment.
2) ONE STATE TAG allowing One Striped Bass per angler, over 32 inches to be in possession, if tag is properly affixed to the fish & is legally filled out in writing, with all information required. This Tag may be purchased from the state One per angler, per year, Per State during the non spawning season in each state accordingly.
2A) Tag Program : This program is intended to allow the angler to retain a lifetime trophy fish & promote catch & release of larger fish that may otherwise be caught & culled. ABSOLUTELY no culling allowed, Possession is fish on board, In Hand or removed from its Natural Environment.
2B) Cost of Tag Program may very depending on the cost incurred by each States for implementation of this Tag Program.
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