Texas Parks and Wildlife Code - Section 66.0091. Fishing In Certain Man-Made Waterways
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§ 66.0091. FISHING IN CERTAIN MAN-MADE WATERWAYS. (a)
This section applies to a county in which at least 60 percent of the
total area of the county is regularly covered by water and in which
the majority of the total area of a wildlife refuge for species of
wildlife on the federal endangered species list is located.
(b) No person may take or attempt to take fish of any variety
by the use of nets, except hand-cast nets or minnow seines, from any
canal or other artificial or man-made waterway within any platted
subdivision platted under Chapter 231, Acts of the 40th
Legislature, Regular Session, 1927 (Article 974a, Vernon's Texas
Civil Statutes), if two or more residences abut onto the canal or
(c) No person may set any net in the mouth of a canal or
waterway described in this section that interferes with or impedes
the free movement of fish into or out of the canal or waterway.
Added by Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 635, § 1, eff. June 19, 1987.
Last modified: August 11, 2007