2019 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Bill Title:||Relating to boats.|
Creates towed watersports program within State Marine Board.
Requires person operating motorboat for purpose of engaging in towed watersports on specified waters of this state to hold towed watersports endorsement. Requires owners of motorboats engaged in towed watersports on specified waters of this state to hold towed watersports motorboat certificate. Punishes by maximum of $1,000 fine. Punishes second or subsequent offense within three years by maximum of $2,000 fine and requires court to order person to not operate boat for one year and to complete boating safety course. Requires court to order person to not operate boat for one year and to complete boating safety course if person is convicted of certain boating offenses within three-year period preceding date of person's current conviction. Directs State Marine Board to suspend person's towed watersports endorsement and towed watersports motorboat certificate if board receives notice from court that person has been convicted of certain boating offenses.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||Joint Committee On Ways and Means|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|