National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration November 9, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Provisions; Fisheries of the Northeastern United States; Scup Fishery; Framework Adjustment 9
Document Number: 2016-27020
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-11-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
This action changes the southern and eastern boundaries of the Southern Gear Restricted Area, as recommended by the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council. This rule is intended to increase access to traditional squid fishing areas, while maintaining protection for juvenile scup.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-27012
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration