2001 Regular Session
To: Conservation and Water Resources
By: Representative Ellington
House Bill 728
(As Sent to Governor)
AN ACT TO REPEAL SECTION 49-15-98, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH PROHIBITS OPERATING COMMERCIAL FISHING VESSELS AT NIGHT WITHOUT DISPLAYING THE LIGHTS; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. Section 49-15-98, Mississippi Code of 1972, which prohibits operating a commercial fishing vessel at night without displaying the lights, is repealed.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after July 1, 2001.