Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council); Public Meetings, 46406-46407 [2014-18783]

Download as PDF 46406 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 153 / Friday, August 8, 2014 / Notices Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. The items of discussion for each individual management committee agenda are as follows: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, at (978) 465–0492, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: August 5, 2014. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2014–18782 Filed 8–7–14; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council); Public Meetings National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meetings of the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council. AGENCY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold meetings of the: Budget/Personnel, Administrative Policy, Red Drum, Reef Fish, Shrimp and Data Collection Management Committees; in conjunction with a meeting of the Full Council. The Council will hold a closed session. The Council will also hold a formal public comment session. DATES: The Council meeting will be held from 1 p.m. on Monday, August 25 until 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2014. ADDRESSES: Meeting Address: The meeting will be held at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino located at 875 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS 39530; (228) 386–7111. Council Address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 North Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Douglas Gregory, Executive Director, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; telephone: (813) 348–1630; fax: (813) 348–1711; email: doug.gregory@ gulfcouncil.org. mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Jkt 232001 1. Discussion of Advisory Panel and Scientific and Statistical Committee Structure and Appointment Process 2. Discussion of Draft SOPPs Revisions Full Council, CLOSED SESSION, Monday, August 25, 2014; 5 p.m. Until 5:30 p.m. RIN 0648–XD428 16:51 Aug 07, 2014 Administrative Policy Administrative Committee Agenda, Monday, August 25, 2014, 2 p.m. Until 4 p.m. 1. Review of Scoping Document for Recreational Red Drum Management National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration VerDate Mar<15>2010 1. Review and Approval of Multi-year Budget 2015–19 Red Drum Management Committee Agenda, Monday, August 25, 2014, 4 p.m. Until 5 p.m. BILLING CODE 3510–22–P SUMMARY: Budget/Personnel Administrative Committee Agenda, Monday, August 25, 2014, 1 p.m. Until 2 p.m. 1. Appointments to the SEDAR Workshop Advisory Panel —Recess— Reef Fish Management Committee Agenda, Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 8:30 a.m. Until 5:30 p.m. 1. Discussion of Gag OFL and ABC 2. Final Action—Red Snapper Accountability Measures Framework Action 3. Review of the Socioeconomic SSC Summary 4. Discussion of Amendment 40— Recreational Red Snapper Sector Separation Revised Public Hearing Draft 5. Review of Draft Greater Amberjack ACL/ACT Framework Action 6. Review of Draft Red Grouper Bag Limit and Accountability Measures Framework Action 7. Discussion of IFQ Updates 8. Summary of the South Florida Regional Management Issues Meeting 9. Summaries of 2014 State Red Snapper Recreational Sampling Programs 10. Discussion of ABC Control Rule Revisions 11. Review of the Reef Fish Scientific and Statistical Committee Summary 12. Review of the Reef Fish Advisory Panel Summary 13. Review of the Red Snapper Advisory Panel Summary —Recess— PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Reef Fish Management Committee Agenda, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 8:30 a.m. Until 10:30 a.m. 1. Continuation of Reef Fish Committee agenda Shrimp Management Committee, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 10:30 a.m. Until 11:30 a.m. 1. Review of Public Hearing Draft for Shrimp Amendment 16— Adjustments to the Annual Catch Limit and Accountability Measures for Royal Red Shrimp 2. SSC Recommendations on Public Hearing Draft Shrimp Amendment 15—Status Determination Criteria for Penaeid Shrimp and Adjustments to the Shrimp Framework Procedure Data Collection Management Committee, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 11:30 a.m. Until 12 p.m. 1. Commercial Electronic Log Pilot Program Update —Recess— Council Session Agenda, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 1:30 p.m. Until 8:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m.: Call to Order and Introductions, Adoption of Agenda, and Approval of Minutes 1:45 p.m.–4:45 p.m.: The Council will receive presentations on National Recreational Policy, Red Snapper Federal Violations, Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) Undercover Operation, New Cooperative Research Effort, and an update on the RESTORE Act Science Program. —Recess— 5:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.: The Council will receive public testimony on Final Action—To Establish Recreational Accountability Measures for Red Snapper, Revised Public Hearing Draft Reef Fish Amendment 40— Sector Separation, and Public Hearing Draft Shrimp Amendment 15 to the Shrimp Status Determination Criteria for Penaeid Shrimp and Adjustments to the Shrimp Framework Procedure, and open testimony on any other fishery issues or concerns. People wishing to speak before the Council should complete a public comment card prior to the comment period. The Council will also review and vote on Exempted Fishing Permits (EFP), if any. —Recess— E:\FR\FM\08AUN1.SGM 08AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 153 / Friday, August 8, 2014 / Notices mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Council Session Agenda, Thursday, August 28, 2014, 8:30 a.m. Until 4:15 p.m. the Council Office (see ADDRESSES), at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. 8:30 a.m.–8:45 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from the Budget/Personnel Administrative Committee. 8:45 a.m.–9:45 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from the Administrative Committee. 9:45 a.m. –10:15 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from the Red Drum Management Committee. 10:15 a.m.–10:45 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from the Shrimp Management Committee. 10:45 a.m.–11 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from the Data Collection Administrative Committee. 11 a.m.–11:30 a.m.: The Council will review Other Business items; 2013/ 2014 Spiny Lobster Landings. —Recess— 1 p.m.–4 p.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from the Reef Fish Management Committee. 4 p.m.–4:15 p.m.: The Committee will hold the Election of the Chair and Vice Chair. —Adjourn— The Agenda is subject to change, and the latest version will be posted on the Council’s file server, which can be accessed by going to the Council Web site at http://www.gulfcouncil.org and clicking on FTP Server under Quick Links. For meeting materials see folder ‘‘Briefing Books/Briefing Book 2014–08’’ on Gulf Council file server. The username and password are both ‘‘gulfguest’’. The meetings will be webcast over the Internet. A link to the webcast will be available on the Council’s Web site, http://www. gulfcouncil.org. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during these meetings. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Note: The times and sequence specified in this agenda are subject to change. Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kathy Pereira at VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:51 Aug 07, 2014 Jkt 232001 Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: August 5, 2014. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2014–18783 Filed 8–7–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XD420 New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting; Correction National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of addendum to a public meeting. AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will meet over two days to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). DATES: The meeting will be held on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. and Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott/Boston Logan Airport, 225 McClellan Highway, Boston, MA 02128; telephone: (617) 569–5250. Council Address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The original notice published in the Federal Register on August 4, 2014 (79 FR 45182). This notice adds an agenda item and changes the start time of the second day. SUMMARY: Agenda Items The SSC will meet to (1) Review stock assessment information, consider information provided by the Groundfish PDT and develop ABC recommendations for Gulf of Maine haddock and Georges Bank yellowtail PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 46407 flounder for fishing years 2015–17; and (2) review stock assessment information, consider information provided by the Whiting PDT and develop ABC recommendations for northern and southern stocks of red hake, whiting (silver hake) and offshore hake for fishing years 2015–17. The committee may not complete all the ABC recommendations for these stocks at this meeting. Review ongoing work from the Council’s Risk Policy Working Group; Provide input regarding the development of a Risk Policy Statement, which will articulate the Council’s risk tolerance and serve as guidance for ABC (acceptable biological catch) control rules and annual catch limits (ACLs) for Council-managed species. The committee will address other business as necessary. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may be discussed, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Thomas A. Nies (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: August 5, 2014. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 153 (Friday, August 8, 2014)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-18783]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XD428


Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council); Public 
Meetings

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

ACTION: Notice of public meetings of the Gulf of Mexico Fishery 
Management Council.

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SUMMARY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will 
hold meetings of the: Budget/Personnel, Administrative Policy, Red 
Drum, Reef Fish, Shrimp and Data Collection Management Committees; in 
conjunction with a meeting of the Full Council. The Council will hold a 
closed session. The Council will also hold a formal public comment 
session.

DATES: The Council meeting will be held from 1 p.m. on Monday, August 
25 until 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2014.

ADDRESSES:
    Meeting Address: The meeting will be held at the Beau Rivage Resort 
& Casino located at 875 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS 39530; (228) 386-
7111.
    Council Address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 
North Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Douglas Gregory, Executive 
Director, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; telephone: (813) 
348-1630; fax: (813) 348-1711; email: doug.gregory@gulfcouncil.org.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The items of discussion for each individual 
management committee agenda are as follows:

Budget/Personnel Administrative Committee Agenda, Monday, August 25, 
2014, 1 p.m. Until 2 p.m.

1. Review and Approval of Multi-year Budget 2015-19

Administrative Policy Administrative Committee Agenda, Monday, August 
25, 2014, 2 p.m. Until 4 p.m.

1. Discussion of Advisory Panel and Scientific and Statistical 
Committee Structure and Appointment Process
2. Discussion of Draft SOPPs Revisions

Red Drum Management Committee Agenda, Monday, August 25, 2014, 4 p.m. 
Until 5 p.m.

1. Review of Scoping Document for Recreational Red Drum Management

Full Council, CLOSED SESSION, Monday, August 25, 2014; 5 p.m. Until 
5:30 p.m.

1. Appointments to the SEDAR Workshop Advisory Panel
--Recess--

Reef Fish Management Committee Agenda, Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 8:30 
a.m. Until 5:30 p.m.

1. Discussion of Gag OFL and ABC
2. Final Action--Red Snapper Accountability Measures Framework Action
3. Review of the Socioeconomic SSC Summary
4. Discussion of Amendment 40--Recreational Red Snapper Sector 
Separation Revised Public Hearing Draft
5. Review of Draft Greater Amberjack ACL/ACT Framework Action
6. Review of Draft Red Grouper Bag Limit and Accountability Measures 
Framework Action
7. Discussion of IFQ Updates
8. Summary of the South Florida Regional Management Issues Meeting
9. Summaries of 2014 State Red Snapper Recreational Sampling Programs
10. Discussion of ABC Control Rule Revisions
11. Review of the Reef Fish Scientific and Statistical Committee 
Summary
12. Review of the Reef Fish Advisory Panel Summary
13. Review of the Red Snapper Advisory Panel Summary
--Recess--

Reef Fish Management Committee Agenda, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 8:30 
a.m. Until 10:30 a.m.

1. Continuation of Reef Fish Committee agenda

Shrimp Management Committee, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 10:30 a.m. 
Until 11:30 a.m.

1. Review of Public Hearing Draft for Shrimp Amendment 16--Adjustments 
to the Annual Catch Limit and Accountability Measures for Royal Red 
Shrimp
2. SSC Recommendations on Public Hearing Draft Shrimp Amendment 15--
Status Determination Criteria for Penaeid Shrimp and Adjustments to the 
Shrimp Framework Procedure

Data Collection Management Committee, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 11:30 
a.m. Until 12 p.m.

1. Commercial Electronic Log Pilot Program Update
--Recess--

Council Session Agenda, Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 1:30 p.m. Until 
8:30 p.m.

1:30 p.m.-1:45 p.m.: Call to Order and Introductions, Adoption of 
Agenda, and Approval of Minutes
1:45 p.m.-4:45 p.m.: The Council will receive presentations on National 
Recreational Policy, Red Snapper Federal Violations, Individual Fishing 
Quota (IFQ) Undercover Operation, New Cooperative Research Effort, and 
an update on the RESTORE Act Science Program.
--Recess--
5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.: The Council will receive public testimony on Final 
Action--To Establish Recreational Accountability Measures for Red 
Snapper, Revised Public Hearing Draft Reef Fish Amendment 40--Sector 
Separation, and Public Hearing Draft Shrimp Amendment 15 to the Shrimp 
Status Determination Criteria for Penaeid Shrimp and Adjustments to the 
Shrimp Framework Procedure, and open testimony on any other fishery 
issues or concerns. People wishing to speak before the Council should 
complete a public comment card prior to the comment period. The Council 
will also review and vote on Exempted Fishing Permits (EFP), if any.
--Recess--

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Council Session Agenda, Thursday, August 28, 2014, 8:30 a.m. Until 4:15 
p.m.

8:30 a.m.-8:45 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from 
the Budget/Personnel Administrative Committee.
8:45 a.m.-9:45 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from 
the Administrative Committee.
9:45 a.m. -10:15 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from 
the Red Drum Management Committee.
10:15 a.m.-10:45 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from 
the Shrimp Management Committee.
10:45 a.m.-11 a.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from 
the Data Collection Administrative Committee.
11 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: The Council will review Other Business items; 2013/
2014 Spiny Lobster Landings.
--Recess--
1 p.m.-4 p.m.: The Council will receive a committee report from the 
Reef Fish Management Committee.
4 p.m.-4:15 p.m.: The Committee will hold the Election of the Chair and 
Vice Chair.
--Adjourn--

    The Agenda is subject to change, and the latest version will be 
posted on the Council's file server, which can be accessed by going to 
the Council Web site at http://www.gulfcouncil.org and clicking on FTP 
Server under Quick Links. For meeting materials see folder ``Briefing 
Books/Briefing Book 2014-08'' on Gulf Council file server. The username 
and password are both ``gulfguest''. The meetings will be webcast over 
the Internet. A link to the webcast will be available on the Council's 
Web site, http://www.gulfcouncil.org.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come 
before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject 
of formal action during these meetings. Action will be restricted to 
those issues specifically identified in this notice and any issues 
arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action 
under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and 
Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council's 
intent to take final action to address the emergency.

Special Accommodations

    These meetings are physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other 
auxiliary aids should be directed to Kathy Pereira at the Council 
Office (see ADDRESSES), at least 5 working days prior to the meeting.

    Note:  The times and sequence specified in this agenda are 
subject to change.


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

    Dated: August 5, 2014.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2014-18783 Filed 8-7-14; 8:45 am]
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