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Potomac River Compact of 1958

Establishes the Potomac River Fisheries Commission to conserve and improve fishing resources in the tidewater portion of the Potomac River. This compact is also known as the Maryland-Virginia Compact of 1958. It supersedes the Potomac River Compact of 1785.
Category: Conservation and Environment
Interstate Agency: Potomac River Fisheries Commission

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State Citation Year Of Joinder
Congress 76 Stat. 797 1962
Maryland Md. [Nat. Res.] Code Ann. Secs. 4-306 to 4-307 1959
Virginia Code 1950, Secs. 28.2-1001 to 28.2-1005 1959