Article 2. Royalties of California Fish And Game Code >> Division 6. >> Part 1. >> Chapter 6. >> Article 2.
In addition to the license fee provided for in this chapter,
every person harvesting kelp or other aquatic plants shall pay a
royalty, as the commission may prescribe, of not less than five cents
($0.05) per ton of wet kelp or wet aquatic plants harvested.
Any revenues derived from such royalties shall not be available
for expenditures until appropriated.