Title 22 Part 07 - Finfish Size and Bag Limits (Gag Grouper)- Proposed Changes

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources (MDMR) does hereby give public notice that on August 21, 2018 at the regularly scheduled meeting of the Commission on Marine Resources, the Commission approved a Notice of Intent to update, modify and change below listed sections of Title 22 Part 7. Said Notice of Intent was filed with the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office on August 22, 2018. A complete copy of Title 22 Part 7 and the proposed changes are available at www.dmr.ms.gov. Public comments on the proposed regulation changes will be accepted through September 17, 2018. All comments should be mailed to the MDMR, Attn: Carly Somerset, 1141 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, MS 39530 or emailed to: Carly Somerset at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and delivered by 5:00 PM on September 17, 2018.

Complete description of proposed changes:

TITLE 22 – MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF MARINE RESOURCES, PART 7 Regulations to Provide Size Limits and Bag Limits on Certain Fish Species and to Prevent Sale of Seafood by Recreational Fishermen

Chapter 9 Commercial Size, Possession and Catch Limits

Section 100

100.18 Gag grouper – twenty-two (22) twenty-four (24) inches (total length)

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