Initiative. Amends Fish and Game Code. Prohibits use of purse nets and round haul nets for fishing in ocean and tide waters of the State south of line extending due west from Point San Simeon in San Luis Obispo County. Expresses purpose of conserving fish supply. Subject to limitations, permits use of bait nets for taking bait fish. Provides penalties for violation.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 1153353; A: 35.2; N: 2125079; B: 64.8
Doctor A. R. Anderson, President, Southern Council of Conservation Clubs, Inc.
Hugh M. Burns, Senator, 30th Dist.; Joseph Scott; Vincent Thomas, Assemblyman, 68th Dist.; Irwin L. De Shelter, Regional Director, C. I. O.; Edwin T. Cook; C. J. Haggerty, Secretary, California State Federation of Labor
FISH NETS California Proposition 15 (1948).