50 CFR 226.101 - Purpose and scope.

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§ 226.101 Purpose and scope.
The regulations contained in this part identify those habitats designated by the Secretary of Commerce as critical, under section 4 of the Act, for endangered and threatened species under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Commerce. Those species are enumerated at § 223.102 of this chapter if threatened and at § 224.101 of this chapter if endangered. For regulations pertaining to the designation of critical habitat, see part 424 of this title; for regulations pertaining to prohibitions against the adverse modification or destruction of critical habitat, see part 402 of this title. Additional information regarding designated critical habitats that is not provided in this section may be obtained upon request to the Office of Protected Resources (see§ 222.102, definition of “Office of Protected Resources”).
[ 77 FR 25622, May 1, 2012]

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Title 50 published on 2013-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 50 CFR 226 after this date.

  • 2014-04-25; vol. 79 # 80 - Friday, April 25, 2014
    1. 79 FR 22933 - Listing Endangered or Threatened Species: 90-Day Finding on a Petition To Revise the Critical Habitat Designation for the Southern Resident Killer Whale
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      90-day petition finding; request for information.
      Scientific and commercial information pertinent to the petitioned action must be received by June 24, 2014.
      50 CFR Part 226