The Seafood Reconciliation Committee will serve 4 year terms after the initial staggered appointments and will meet at least once annually.
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This committee was established in section 19-15 of County Ordinance 08-08, Conduct of Seafood Operations. Appointed members will arbitrate and mediate disputes involving seafood industry operations and issue opinions concerning whether or not such seafood operations are conducted in a manner consistent with generally accepted seafood practices.
Members are composed of representatives of the seafood industry, a municipality, a real estate interest, and an additional member not actively engaged in the seafood industry. Non-voting members will be appointed from the Maryland Waterman's Association and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.