Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Tilefish Fishery; 2014 Tilefish Fishing Quota Specification, 64198 [2013-25409]

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(2) The applicant’s interest in the Japanese RE&EE sector; (3) The applicant’s ability to identify and discuss policy issues relevant to U.S. competitiveness in the renewable energy or smart grid sectors; (4) Consistency of the applicant’s experiences and background with the stated scope of the event (see ‘‘Topics to be Covered’’). Diversity of company size and location may also be considered during the selection process. Referrals from political organizations and any documents containing references to partisan political activities (including political contributions) will be removed from an applicant’s submission and not considered during the selection process. Timeline for Recruitment and Applications Recruitment for the Roundtable will begin immediately and conclude no later than November 15, 2013. The U.S. Department of Commerce will review applications and make selection decisions on a rolling basis beginning on or about October 28, 2013. Applications received after November 15, 2013 will be considered only if PO 00000 Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 space and scheduling constraints permit. Dated: October 23, 2013. Edward A. O’Malley, Director, Office of Energy and Environmental Industries. [FR Doc. 2013–25411 Filed 10–25–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC887 Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Tilefish Fishery; 2014 Tilefish Fishing Quota Specification National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. NMFS announces that the overall annual tilefish quota for the 2014 fishing year (November 1, 2013– October 31, 2014) will remain the same as it was in fishing year 2013. NMFS is required to notify the public of the overall annual quota levels for tilefish if the previous year’s quota specifications remain unchanged. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jason Berthiaume, Fishery Management Specialist, (978) 281–9177; fax (978) 281–9135. The tilefish regulations at § 648.292 specify that NMFS notify the public in the Federal Register of the overall annual quota levels for tilefish if the previous year’s quota specifications remain unchanged. The tilefish total allowable landings (TAL) for the 2014 fishing year will remain the same as the fishing year 2013 TAL of 1.995 million lb (904,917 kg). Five percent of the TAL (99,750 lb (45,246 kg)) is allocated to incidental catch, leaving 1,895,250 lb (859,671 kg) allocated to Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) holders. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: October 23, 2013. James P. Burgess, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2013–25409 Filed 10–25–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P E:\FR\FM\28OCN1.SGM 28OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XC887


Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Tilefish Fishery; 
2014 Tilefish Fishing Quota Specification

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: NMFS announces that the overall annual tilefish quota for the 
2014 fishing year (November 1, 2013-October 31, 2014) will remain the 
same as it was in fishing year 2013. NMFS is required to notify the 
public of the overall annual quota levels for tilefish if the previous 
year's quota specifications remain unchanged.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jason Berthiaume, Fishery Management 
Specialist, (978) 281-9177; fax (978) 281-9135.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The tilefish regulations at Sec.  648.292 
specify that NMFS notify the public in the Federal Register of the 
overall annual quota levels for tilefish if the previous year's quota 
specifications remain unchanged. The tilefish total allowable landings 
(TAL) for the 2014 fishing year will remain the same as the fishing 
year 2013 TAL of 1.995 million lb (904,917 kg). Five percent of the TAL 
(99,750 lb (45,246 kg)) is allocated to incidental catch, leaving 
1,895,250 lb (859,671 kg) allocated to Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) 
holders.

    Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.

    Dated: October 23, 2013.
James P. Burgess,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2013-25409 Filed 10-25-13; 8:45 am]
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