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A ticket with a discounted fine that is issued to a fisherman prior to the issuance of a notice of violation and assessment (NOVA), offered only in cases where the violation is not contested. Allows violators to quickly resolve their case without incurring the expense of the legal process. Any property that was seized is forfeited by paying the penalty.

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