Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 46487-46488 [2017-21465]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 192 / Thursday, October 5, 2017 / Notices Tariff Schedule of the United States (‘‘HTSUS’’) subheadings: 7306.30.10.00, 7306.30.50.25, 7306.30.50.32, 7306.30.50.40, 7306.30.50.55, 7306.30.50.85, and 7306.30.50.90. Although the HTSUS subheadings are provided for convenience and customs purposes, our written description of the scope of this proceeding is dispositive.8 [FR Doc. 2017–21461 Filed 10–4–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Upcoming Secretary-Led International Trade Administration Multi-Sector Trade Mission to China BILLING CODE 3510–DR–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, is amending the Notice published at Vol. 82, No. 187 (82 FR 45264, September 28, 2017), the Secretary-Led International Trade Administration Multi-Sector Trade Mission to China, to modify the maximum number of delegation participants, set at 25 U.S. participants, to allow for additional participants on the mission. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Amendments to revise the number of delegation participants. ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Background Based on the high interest in the mission and the significant number of applications received to date, it has been determined that the Department of Commerce may accept more than 25 U.S. firms or trade associations as delegation participants for the Trade Mission to China. The final number of participants will be determined based on the review of applications and the capacity of the Department of Commerce to accommodate additional participants on the delegation. The application deadline remains October 6, 2017. All applications will be assessed according the conditions and criteria that are included in the original Federal Register notice and Mission Statement located on the Web site. Notice of this change was posted on the Mission Web site (www.export.gov/ ChinaMission2017) on Monday, October 2, 2017. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:52 Oct 04, 2017 Jkt 244001 Frank Spector, Senior Advisor for Trade Missions. [FR Doc. 2017–21565 Filed 10–4–17; 8:45 am] International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: 8 Certain Welded Carbon Steel Pipe and Tube from Turkey: Notice of Final Antidumping Duty Administrative Review, 75 FR 64250. 64251 (October 19, 2010). Contacts General Business and Applications: The Office of Business Liaison, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 5062, Washington, DC 20230, Phone: +1–202–482–1360, Fax: 202–482– 4054, Email: BusinessLiaison@ doc.gov. Tyler Shields: Director, The Office of China and Mongolia, U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Room 38013, Washington, DC 20230, Phone: +1– 202–482–3544, Email: tyler.shields@ trade.gov. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XF720 New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a two-day public meeting of its Scientific & Statistical Committee to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for formal consideration and action, if appropriate. DATES: This meeting will be held on Monday, October 23, 2017, beginning at 10 a.m. and Tuesday, October 24, 2017. beginning at 9 a.m. ADDRESSES: Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, Boston Logan, 100 Boardman Street, Boston, MA 02128; phone: (617) 567–6789. 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: SUMMARY: Agenda The Committee will review recent stock assessment information from the PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 46487 2017 Groundfish Operational Assessment updates and information provided by the Council’s Groundfish Plan Development Team and recommend the overfishing levels and acceptable biological catch for all groundfish stocks (except for Georges Bank yellowtail flounder and Atlantic halibut) managed under the Northeast Multispecies Fishery Management Plan for fishing years 2016–2018. Other business will be discussed as needed. Although non-emergency issues not contained on this agenda may come before this Council for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Council action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the MagnusonStevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. The public also should be aware that the meeting will be recorded. Consistent with 16 U.S.C. 1852, a copy of the recording is available upon request. 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: October 2, 2017. Jeffrey N. Lonergan, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2017–21463 Filed 10–4–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XF719 Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a meeting of its Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC). See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\05OCN1.SGM 05OCN1 46488 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 192 / Thursday, October 5, 2017 / Notices The SSC will meet Tuesday, October 24, 2017, from 1:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m.; Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. and Thursday, October 26, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. ADDRESSES: Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Town & Country Inn and Suites, 2008 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407; phone: (800) 334–6660 or (843) 571–1000; fax: (843) 766–9444. Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC 29405. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information Officer, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, North Charleston, SC 29405; phone: (843) 571– 4366 or toll free (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769–4520; email: kim.iverson@ safmc.net. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following items will be discussed by the SSC during the meeting: 1. Updates on 2016–17 landings, Annual Catch Limits (ACLs), Acceptable Biological Catches (ABCs), and Accountability Measures (AMs). 2. Updates on recent Southeast Data Assessment and Review (SEDAR) stock assessment program activities, the longterm assessment scheduling approach, and Council future assessment priorities; approve Terms of Reference, schedule, and identify participants for the Cobia Stock Identification Workshop, Greater Amberjack, and Red Porgy assessments; approve the revised Terms of Reference for SEDAR 55 assessment for Vermilion Snapper. 3. Discuss a NOAA Fisheries’ Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC) report on the feasibility of a Gray Triggerfish assessment. 4. Review updated Red Grouper projections and provide fishing level recommendations. 5. Review the SEDAR 50 Blueline Tilefish assessment and provide fishing level recommendations. 6. Review the revised Golden Tilefish assessment and provide fishing level recommendations. 7. Discuss ABC Control Rule modifications. 8. Review Amendment 46 to the Snapper Grouper Fishery Management Plan addressing red snapper and evaluate SEFSC Index Projection methodology progress. 9. Review and comment on the Commercial and Recreational Snapper Grouper Visioning Amendments. 10. Review the South Atlantic Ecosystem Model and provide recommendations for future direction and utility of this tool. ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:52 Oct 04, 2017 Jkt 244001 11. Discuss the Wreckfish Individual Transferable Quota (ITQ) Program Review. 12. Receive updates and progress reports on ongoing Council amendments and activities including the Citizen Science Program. 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 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 intent to take final action to address the emergency. Written comment on SSC agenda topics is to be distributed to the Committee through the Council office, similar to all other briefing materials. Written comment to be considered by the SSC shall be provided to the Council office no later than one week prior to an SSC meeting. For this meeting, the deadline for submission of written comment is 12 p.m. Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Multiple opportunities for comment on agenda items will be provided during SSC meetings. Open comment periods will be provided at the start of the meeting and near the conclusion. Those interested in providing comment should indicate such in the manner requested by the Chair, who will then recognize individuals to provide comment. Additional opportunities for comment on specific agenda items will be provided, as each item is discussed, between initial presentations and SSC discussion. Those interested in providing comment should indicate such in the manner requested by the Chair, who will then recognize individuals to provide comment. All comments are part of the record of the meeting. Special Accommodations This meeting is accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the Council office (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 business 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. PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: October 2, 2017. Jeffrey N. Lonergan, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2017–21465 Filed 10–4–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0649–XF726 Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a meeting of its Law Enforcement Technical Committee (LETC), in conjunction with the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission’s Law Enforcement Committee (LEC). DATES: The meeting will convene on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, starting at 8:30 a.m. and will adjourn at 5 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Battle House Renaissance hotel, located at 26 North Royal Street, Mobile, AL 36602; telephone: (251) 338–2000. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607; telephone: (813) 348–1630. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Steven Atran, Senior Fishery Biologist, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; steven.atran@gulfcouncil.org, telephone: (813) 348–1630, and Mr. Steve Vanderkooy, Inter-jurisdictional Fisheries Coordinator, Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission; svanderkooy@gsmfc.org, telephone: (228) 875–5912. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The items of discussion on the agenda are as follows: SUMMARY: Joint Gulf Council’s Law Enforcement Technical Committee and Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission’s Law Enforcement Committee Meeting Agenda Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. 1. Introductions and Adoption of Agenda 2. Approval of Minutes (Joint Meeting October 13, 2016) 3. Special election for LETC Vice-chair 4. Discussion of Joint LETC/LEC Chairs E:\FR\FM\05OCN1.SGM 05OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XF719


Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery 
Management Council; Public Meeting

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

ACTION: Notice of a public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will 
hold a meeting of its Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC). See 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

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DATES: The SSC will meet Tuesday, October 24, 2017, from 1:30 p.m. 
until 5:30 p.m.; Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 
p.m. and Thursday, October 26, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m.

ADDRESSES:
    Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Town & Country Inn 
and Suites, 2008 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407; phone: (800) 334-
6660 or (843) 571-1000; fax: (843) 766-9444.
    Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 
Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC 29405.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information 
Officer, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, North Charleston, SC 29405; 
phone: (843) 571-4366 or toll free (866) SAFMC-10; fax: (843) 769-4520; 
email: kim.iverson@safmc.net.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following items will be discussed by the 
SSC during the meeting:
    1. Updates on 2016-17 landings, Annual Catch Limits (ACLs), 
Acceptable Biological Catches (ABCs), and Accountability Measures 
(AMs).
    2. Updates on recent Southeast Data Assessment and Review (SEDAR) 
stock assessment program activities, the long-term assessment 
scheduling approach, and Council future assessment priorities; approve 
Terms of Reference, schedule, and identify participants for the Cobia 
Stock Identification Workshop, Greater Amberjack, and Red Porgy 
assessments; approve the revised Terms of Reference for SEDAR 55 
assessment for Vermilion Snapper.
    3. Discuss a NOAA Fisheries' Southeast Fisheries Science Center 
(SEFSC) report on the feasibility of a Gray Triggerfish assessment.
    4. Review updated Red Grouper projections and provide fishing level 
recommendations.
    5. Review the SEDAR 50 Blueline Tilefish assessment and provide 
fishing level recommendations.
    6. Review the revised Golden Tilefish assessment and provide 
fishing level recommendations.
    7. Discuss ABC Control Rule modifications.
    8. Review Amendment 46 to the Snapper Grouper Fishery Management 
Plan addressing red snapper and evaluate SEFSC Index Projection 
methodology progress.
    9. Review and comment on the Commercial and Recreational Snapper 
Grouper Visioning Amendments.
    10. Review the South Atlantic Ecosystem Model and provide 
recommendations for future direction and utility of this tool.
    11. Discuss the Wreckfish Individual Transferable Quota (ITQ) 
Program Review.
    12. Receive updates and progress reports on ongoing Council 
amendments and activities including the Citizen Science Program.
    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 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 intent to 
take final action to address the emergency.
    Written comment on SSC agenda topics is to be distributed to the 
Committee through the Council office, similar to all other briefing 
materials. Written comment to be considered by the SSC shall be 
provided to the Council office no later than one week prior to an SSC 
meeting. For this meeting, the deadline for submission of written 
comment is 12 p.m. Tuesday, October 17, 2017.
    Multiple opportunities for comment on agenda items will be provided 
during SSC meetings. Open comment periods will be provided at the start 
of the meeting and near the conclusion. Those interested in providing 
comment should indicate such in the manner requested by the Chair, who 
will then recognize individuals to provide comment. Additional 
opportunities for comment on specific agenda items will be provided, as 
each item is discussed, between initial presentations and SSC 
discussion. Those interested in providing comment should indicate such 
in the manner requested by the Chair, who will then recognize 
individuals to provide comment. All comments are part of the record of 
the meeting.

Special Accommodations

    This meeting is accessible to people with disabilities. Requests 
for auxiliary aids should be directed to the Council office (see 
ADDRESSES) at least 5 business 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: October 2, 2017.
Jeffrey N. Lonergan,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2017-21465 Filed 10-4-17; 8:45 am]
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