View Rule

View EO 12866 Meetings Printer-Friendly Version     Download RIN Data in XML

DOC/NOAA RIN: 0648-AI95 Publication ID: Fall 1996 
Title: ●Amendment 47 to the BSAI FMP; Amendment 47 to the GOA FMP and Amendment 6 to the Commercial King and Tanner Crab FMP of the BSAI 
Abstract: Amendments would repeal the North Pacific Fisheries Research Plan that would terminate the comprehensive North Pacific groundfish and crab observer program and the associated user-fee system developed by NMFS and the Council. Amendments 47 and 47 to the groundfish FMPs would establish an interim groundfish observer program to supersede the Research Plan and authorize mandatory groundfish observer coverage requirements for 1997. Amendment 6 to the crab FMP would remove reference to the Research Plan. 
Agency: Department of Commerce(DOC)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: uncollected 
CFR Citation: 50 CFR 679   
Legal Authority: 16 USC 1801 et seq   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
NPRM  Statutory     
Final  Statutory  NPRM 15 days and Final Action 110 days after receipt from the Regional Fishery Management Council.   
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  07/12/1996  61 FR 36702   
NPRM Comment Period End  09/09/1996    
Final Action  10/00/1996    
Final Action Effective  11/00/1996    
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
Agency Contact:
James Balisger
Regional Administrator
Department of Commerce
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NMFS, P.O. Box 21668,
Juneau, AK 99802
Phone:907 586-7221
Fax:907 586-7249
Email: james.balsiger@noaa.gov