Fisheries Off West Coast States; Coastal Pelagic Species Fisheries; Amendment 13 to the Coastal Pelagic Species Fishery Management Plan; Annual Catch Limits

Docket ID: NOAA-NMFS-2011-0142
Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Parent Agency: Department of Commerce (DOC)
This rule implements Amendment 13 to the Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS) Fishery Management Plan (FMP). The rule implements parts of Amendment 13 to the CPS FMP, which is intended to ensure the FMP is consistent with advisory guidelines published in Federal regulations. Amendment 13 revises the framework process currently in place to set and adjust fishery specifications and management measures and modifies this framework to include the specification new reference points such as annual catch limit (ACL).
RIN: 0648-BA68
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 50 CFR 660
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Fall 2012
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 16 USC 1801 et seq
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
Notice of Availability06/08/201176 FR 33189
NPRM06/28/201176 FR 37761
NPRM Comment Period End07/28/2011
Final Action11/14/201176 FR 70362
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Related RINs: 0648-BA68
Related Dockets: None
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Aug 08, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 06/08/2011
ID: NOAA-NMFS-2011-0142-0001
Comment Period Closed
Jul 28, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 06/28/2011
ID: NOAA-NMFS-2011-0142-0004
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 11/14/2011
ID: NOAA-NMFS-2011-0142-0009

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/09/2011
ID: NOAA-NMFS-2011-0142-0003
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 06/09/2011
ID: NOAA-NMFS-2011-0142-0002


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Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
Pre Rule
Current Stage
Proposed Rule
Current Stage
Final Rule
Current Stage
Current Stage
Agency Contact
Mark Helvey
Assistant Regional Administrator for Sustainable Fisheries
562 980-4040
562 980-4047 (Fax)
501 West Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90802
Long Beach, CA 90802
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