RULE NO.: RULE TITLE:
68A-25.001: Feeding or Enticement of Alligators or Crocodiles Unlawful
68A-25.002: General Provisions for Taking Possession and Sale of Reptiles
68A-25.003: Taking and Disposal of Nuisance-Alligators Statewide
68A-25.004: Regulations Governing the Operation of Alligator Farms
68A-25.031: Regulations Governing Alligator Egg and Hatchling Collections on Lands Not Included in Alligator Management Programs
68A-25.032: Regulations Governing the Establishment of Alligator Management Programs
68A-25.042: Regulations Governing Statewide Alligator Trapping, Permitting, Taking and Sale
68A-25.052: Regulations Governing the Processing of Alligators and the Sale of Alligator Meat and Parts
PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2012, for taking and possessing alligators that will ensure conservation of alligator populations while providing for realization of their potential aesthetic, recreational, and economic values.
SUBJECT AREA TO BE ADDRESSED: Subject areas covered in the proposed rules include requirements for taking and possessing alligators and other reptiles.
RULEMAKING AUTHORITY: Art. IV, Sec. 9, Florida Constitution.
LAW IMPLEMENTED: Art. IV, Sec. 9, Florida Constitution 379.3012, 379.303, 379.304, 379.305, 379.372, 379.373, 379.374, 379.3751, 379.3752, 379.3761, 379.3762 FS.
IF REQUESTED IN WRITING AND NOT DEEMED UNNECESSARY BY THE AGENCY HEAD, A RULE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP WILL BE NOTICED IN THE NEXT AVAILABLE FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE WEEKLY.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 5 days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: The ADA Coordinator at (850)488-6411. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT AND A COPY OF THE PRELIMINARY DRAFT, IF AVAILABLE, IS: Michael Yaun, Deputy General Counsel, Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, 620 South Meridian Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1600, (850)487-1764
THE PRELIMINARY TEXT OF THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT IS NOT AVAILABLE.