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Title 50Chapter VIPart 665Subpart C → §665.211

Title 50: Wildlife and Fisheries
Subpart C—Hawaii Fisheries

§665.211   Annual Catch Limit (ACL).

(a) In accordance with §665.4, the ACL for MHI Deep 7 bottomfish for each fishing year is as follows:

Fishing yearACL (lb)
(1) 2018-2019492,000
(2) 2019-2020492,000
(3) 2020-2021492,000

(b) When an ACL is projected to be reached based on analyses of available information, the Regional Administrator shall publish a notification to that effect in the Federal Register and shall use other means to notify permit holders. The notification will include an advisement that the fishery will be closed beginning at a specified date, which is not earlier than seven days after the date of filing the closure notification for public inspection at the Office of the Federal Register, until the end of the fishing year in which the ACL is reached.

(c) On and after the date specified in paragraph (b) of this section, no person may fish for or possess any Deep 7 bottomfish in the MHI management subarea, except as otherwise allowed in this section.

(d) On and after the date specified in paragraph (b) of this section, no person may sell or offer for sale Deep 7 bottomfish, except as otherwise authorized by law.

(e) Fishing for, and the resultant possession or sale of, Deep 7 bottomfish by vessels legally registered to Mau Zone, Ho'omalu Zone, or PRIA bottomfish fishing permits and conducted in compliance with all other laws and regulations, is exempted from this section.

[84 FR 29397, June 24, 2019]

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