Current Regulation Requests and Disposition of Regulations


The timeframe for implementing the review of existing regulations during a boating season expires on April 15 each year.

Please visit UPCOMING PUBLIC MEETINGS to learn the date, time and location of the next BAAC meeting concerning current regulatory requests which are listed below.

Get more information on how to request a proposed Boating Regulation.

2020 REGULATION REQUESTS

The Boat Act Advisory Committee has received regulatory change requests for review, which will be posted on or before April 17th, 2020.

DISPOSITION OF REGULATION REQUESTS


The official comment period for regulations is as listed in the publication date that appears in the Maryland Register.

For more information on any Regulation Requests or Proposed Regulations please contact Mike Simonsen at michael.simonsen@maryland.gov or 410-260-8272.

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Boat Act Advisory Committee Links


Shoreline Erosion Studies


Chesapeake Bay Hotline

Call 1-877-224-7229 to report the following

  • ​Boating accident or reckless activity
  • ​Fish kill or algal bloom
  • Floating debris that poses a hazard to navigation
  • Illegal fishing activity
  • Public sewer leak or overflow
  • Oil or hazardous material spill
  • Critical area or wetland violation
  • Suspicious or unusual activity

Online Services

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