The Maryland Boat Act Advisory Committee Meeting Summaries, Minutes and Archives

Below are the meeting summaries, minutes and hearing transcripts for the Maryland Boat Act Advisory Committee (BAAC), all of the documents are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader.

(Please note: The recommendations in hearing transcripts are not considered final until they have been reviewed by the Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources. The Secretary's decision will be posted as soon as it is made available.)​

BAAC Meetings and Hearing Transcripts/Summaries

2020 Meetings

2019 Meetings

2018 Meetings

2017 Meetings

2016 Meetings


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