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Title 15Subtitle BChapter IXSubchapter BPart 922


TITLE 15—Commerce and Foreign Trade

Subtitle B—REGULATIONS RELATING TO COMMERCE AND FOREIGN TRADE (CONTINUED)

CHAPTER IX—NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

SUBCHAPTER B—OCEAN AND COASTAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

PART 922—NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY PROGRAM REGULATIONS

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Subpart A—GENERAL

§922.1
Applicability of regulations.
§922.2
Mission, goals, and special policies.
§922.3
Definitions.
§922.4
Effect of National Marine Sanctuary designation.
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Subpart B—SANCTUARY NOMINATION PROCESS

§922.10
General.
§922.11
Selection of nominated areas for national marine sanctuary designation.
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Subpart C—DESIGNATION OF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES

§922.20
Standards and procedures for designation.
§922.21
[Reserved]
§922.22
Development of designation materials.
§922.23
[Reserved]
§922.24
Congressional documents.
§922.25
Designation determination and findings.
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Subpart D—MANAGEMENT PLAN DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION

§922.30
General.
§922.31
Promotion and coordination of Sanctuary use.
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Subpart E—REGULATIONS OF GENERAL APPLICABILITY

§922.40
Purpose.
§922.41
Boundaries.
§922.42
Allowed activities.
§922.43
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.44
Emergency regulations.
§922.45
Penalties.
§922.46
Response costs and damages.
§922.47
Pre-existing authorizations or rights and certifications of pre-existing authorizations or rights.
§922.48
National Marine Sanctuary permits—application procedures and issuance criteria.
§922.49
Notification and review of applications for leases, licenses, permits, approvals, or other authorizations to conduct a prohibited activity.
§922.50
Appeals of administrative action.
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Subpart F—MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.60
Boundary.
§922.61
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.62
Permit procedure and criteria.
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Subpart G—CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.70
Boundary.
§922.71
Definitions.
§922.72
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities—Sanctuary-wide.
§922.73
Additional prohibited or otherwise regulated activities—marine reserves and marine conservation area.
§922.74
Permit procedures and issuance criteria.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart G of Part 922—Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart G of Part 922—Marine Reserve Boundaries
Appendix
Appendix C to Subpart G of Part 922—Marine Conservation Area Boundary
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Subpart H—GULF OF THE FARALLONES NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.80
Boundary.
§922.81
Definitions.
§922.82
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.83
Permit procedures and issuance criteria.
§922.84
Certification of other permits.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart H of Part 922—Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart H of Part 922—2 nmi From the Farallon Islands Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix C to Subpart H of Part 922—No-Anchoring Seagrass Protection Zones in Tomales Bay
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Subpart I—GRAY'S REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.90
Boundary.
§922.91
Definitions.
§922.92
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities—Sanctuary-wide.
§922.93
Permit procedures and criteria.
§922.94
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities—Research area.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart I of Part 922—Boundary Coordinates for the Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary Research Area
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Subpart J—NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY OF AMERICAN SAMOA

§922.100
Scope of regulations.
§922.101
Boundary.
§922.102
Definitions.
§922.103
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities—Sanctuary-wide.
§922.104
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities—Sanctuary-wide except in the Muliāva Unit.
§922.105
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities—Unit-specific.
§922.106
Management and enforcement.
§922.107
Permit procedures and criteria.
Appendix
Appendix to Subpart J of Part 922—American Samoa National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
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Subpart K—CORDELL BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.110
Boundary.
§922.111
Definitions.
§922.112
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.113
Permit procedures and issuance criteria.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart K of Part 922—Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart K of Part 922—Line Representing the 50-Fathom Isobath Surrounding Cordell Bank
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Subpart L—FLOWER GARDEN BANKS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.120
Boundary.
§922.121
Definitions.
§922.122
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.123
Permit procedures and criteria.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart L of Part 922—Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart L of Part 922—Coordinates for the Department of the Interior Topographic Lease Stipulations for OCS Lease Sale 171
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Subpart M—MONTEREY BAY NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.130
Boundary.
§922.131
Definitions.
§922.132
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.133
Permit procedures and criteria.
§922.134
Notification and review.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart M of Part 922—Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart M of Part 922—Zones Within the Sanctuary Where Overflights Below 1000 Feet Are Prohibited
Appendix
Appendix C to Subpart M of Part 922—Dredged Material Disposal Sites Within the Sanctuary
Appendix
Appendix D to Subpart M of Part 922—Dredged Material Disposal Sites Adjacent to the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
Appendix
Appendix E to Subpart M of Part 922—Motorized Personal Watercraft Zones and Access Routes Within the Sanctuary
Appendix
Appendix F to Subpart M of Part 922—Davidson Seamount Management Zone
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Subpart N—STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.140
Boundary.
§922.141
Definitions.
§922.142
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.143
Permit procedures and criteria.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart N of Part 922—Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
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Subpart O—OLYMPIC COAST NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.150
Boundary.
§922.151
Definitions.
§922.152
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.153
Permit procedures and criteria.
§922.154
Consultation with the State of Washington, affected Indian tribes, and adjacent county governments.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart O of Part 922—Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
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Subpart P—FLORIDA KEYS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.160
Purpose.
§922.161
Boundary.
§922.162
Definitions.
§922.163
Prohibited activities—Sanctuary-wide.
§922.164
Additional activity regulations by Sanctuary area.
§922.165
Emergency regulations.
§922.166
Permits other than for access to the Tortugas Ecological Reserve—application procedures and issuance criteria.
§922.167
Permits for access to the Tortugas Ecological Reserve.
§922.168
[Reserved]
Appendix
Appendix I to Subpart P of Part 922—Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix II to Subpart P of Part 922—Existing Management Areas Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix III to Subpart P of Part 922—Wildlife Management Areas Access Restrictions
Appendix
Appendix IV to Subpart P of Part 922—Ecological Reserves Boundary
Appendix
Appendix V to Subpart P of Part 922—Sanctuary Preservation Areas Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix VI to Subpart P of Part 922—Special-Use Areas Boundary Coordinates and Use Designations
Appendix
Appendix VII to Subpart P of Part 922—Areas To Be Avoided Boundary Coordinates
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Subpart Q—HAWAIIAN ISLANDS HUMPBACK WHALE NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

§922.180
Purpose.
§922.181
Boundary.
§922.182
Definitions.
§922.183
Allowed activities.
§922.184
Prohibited activities.
§922.185
Emergency regulations.
§922.186
Penalties; appeals.
§922.187
Interagency Cooperation.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart Q of Part 922—Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale, National Marine Sanctuary Boundary Description and Coordinates of the Lateral Boundary Closures and Excluded Areas.
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Subpart R—THUNDER BAY NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY AND UNDERWATER PRESERVE

§922.190
Boundary.
§922.191
Definitions.
§922.192
Joint Management Committee.
§922.193
Prohibited or otherwise regulated activities.
§922.194
Certification of preexisting leases, licenses, permits, approvals, other authorizations, or rights to conduct a prohibited activity.
§922.195
Permit procedures and criteria.
§922.196
Emergency regulations.
§922.197
Consultation with affected federally-recognized Indian tribes.
§922.198
Procedures for determining watercraft and related items which sink on or after the date of Sanctuary designation to be an underwater cultural resource.
Appendix
Appendix A to Subpart R of Part 922—Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Underwater Preserve Boundary Coordinates
Appendix
Appendix B to Subpart R of Part 922—Minor Projects for Purposes of §922.193(a)(2)(iii)


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