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Title 50Chapter IIIPart 300Subpart H → §300.121

Title 50: Wildlife and Fisheries
Subpart H—Vessels of the United States Fishing in Colombian Treaty Waters

§300.121   Definitions.

In addition to the terms defined in §300.2, the Magnuson-Stevens Act, and §600.10 of this title, and in the Treaty, the terms used in this subpart have the following meanings. If a term is defined differently in §300.2, the Magnuson-Stevens Act, or the Treaty, the definition in this section shall apply.

Conch means Strombus gigas.

Factory vessel means a vessel that processes, transforms, or packages aquatic biological resources on board.

Lobster means one or both of the following:

(1) Smoothtail lobster, Panulirus laevicauda.

(2) Caribbean spiny lobster or spiny lobster, Panulirus argus.

Regional Administrator means the Administrator of the Southeast Region, or a designee.

Science and Research Director means the Director, Southeast Fisheries Science Center.

Treaty waters means the waters of one or more of the following:

(1) Quita Sueno, enclosed by latitudes 13°55 N. and 14°43 N. between longitudes 80°55 W. and 81°28 W.

(2) Serrana, enclosed by arcs 12 nautical miles from the low water line of the cays and islands in the general area of 14°22 N. lat., 80°20 W. long.

(3) Roncador, enclosed by arcs 12 nautical miles from the low water line of Roncador Cay, in approximate position 13°35 N. lat., 80°05 W. long.

[61 FR 35550, July 5, 1996, as amended at 76 FR 59305, Sept. 26, 2011]

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