PRINTER'S NO. 1280
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
SENATE BILL
No.
935
Session of
2017
INTRODUCED BY SCARNATI, CORMAN, BROWNE, STEFANO, HUTCHINSON,
LAUGHLIN AND SCAVELLO, OCTOBER 19, 2017
REFERRED TO GAME AND FISHERIES, OCTOBER 19, 2017
AN ACT
Amending Title 30 (Fish) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated
Statutes, in Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, further
providing for executive director.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Section 302 of Title 30 of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes is amended to read:
ยง 302. Executive director.
(a) Appointment and compensation.--
(1) The commission shall appoint to serve at its
pleasure and, with the approval of the Governor, fix the
compensation of an executive director who shall be the chief
executive officer of the commission and attend to its
administrative work and have charge of all activities under
the jurisdiction of the commission.
(2) No individual may serve as the executive director
for more than eight years.
(3) The executive director shall be the chief waterways
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patrolman of the commission and shall have charge of, direct,
supervise, and control all waterways patrolmen, deputy
waterways patrolmen and employees of the commission.
(4) No member of the commission nor any person who has
served as a member thereof within one year shall be eligible
for appointment as executive director.
(b) Power to catch, kill or possess fish.--The executive
director or his agent may catch, take, kill or possess any fish
at any time, in any season of the year and with any kind of net
or device.
Section 2. This act shall apply to individuals serving as
executive director of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission
on or after the effective date of this section.
Section 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
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