This section applies to all commercial fishery licenses, delivery licenses, and charter licenses, except for emergency salmon delivery licenses.
(1) The holder of a license subject to this section may substitute the vessel designated on the license or designate a vessel if none has previously been designated if the license holder:
(a) Surrenders the previously issued license to the department;
(b) Submits to the department an application that identifies the currently designated vessel, the vessel proposed to be designated, and any other information required by the department; and
(c) Pays to the department a fee of thirty-five dollars and an application fee of one hundred five dollars.
(2) Unless the license holder owns all vessels identified on the application described in subsection (1)(b) of this section or unless the vessel is designated on a Dungeness crab-coastal or a Dungeness crab-coastal class B fishery license, the following restrictions apply to changes in vessel designation:
(a) The department shall change the vessel designation on the license no more than four times per calendar year.
(b) The department shall change the vessel designation on the license no more than once in any seven-day period.
[2011 c 339 § 16; 1994 c 260 § 11; 1993 sp.s. c 17 § 45. Formerly RCW 75.28.044
Effective date—2011 c 339:
See note following RCW 43.84.092
Finding—Severability—1994 c 260:
See notes following RCW 77.70.280
Effective date—1994 c 260 §§ 1-5, 9-19, and 21-24:
See note following RCW 77.70.280
Contingent effective date—1993 sp.s. c 17 §§ 34-47:
See note following RCW 77.65.020
Finding—Contingent effective date—Severability—1993 sp.s. c 17:
See notes following RCW 77.32.520