50 CFR 80.31 - How does an agency certify the number of paid license holders?

§ 80.31 How does an agency certify the number of paid license holders?
(a) A State fish and wildlife agency certifies the number of paid license holders by responding to the Director's annual request for the following information:
(1) The number of people who have paid licenses to hunt in the State during the State-specified certification period (certification period); and
(2) The number of people who have paid licenses to fish in the State during the certification period.
(b) The agency director or his or her designee:
(1) Must certify the information at paragraph (a) of this section in the format that the Director specifies;
(2) Must provide documentation to support the accuracy of this information at the Director's request;
(3) Is responsible for eliminating multiple counting of the same individuals in the information that he or she certifies; and
(4) May use statistical sampling, automated record consolidation, or other techniques approved by the Director for this purpose.
(c) If an agency director uses statistical sampling to eliminate multiple counting of the same individuals, he or she must ensure that the sampling is complete by the earlier of the following:
(1) Five years after the last statistical sample; or
(2) Before completing the first certification following any change in the licensing system that could affect the number of license holders.

Title 50 published on 2013-10-01

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 16 - CONSERVATION

§ 669 - Cooperation of Secretary of the Interior with States; conditions

§ 669a - Definitions

§ 669b - Authorization of appropriations

16 U.S. Code § 669b–1 - Authorization of appropriation of accumulated unappropriated receipts

§ 669c - Allocation and apportionment of available amounts

§ 669d - Apportionment; certification to States and Secretary of the Treasury; acceptance by States; disposition of funds not accepted

§ 669e - Submission and approval of plans and projects

§ 669f - Payment of funds to States; laws governing construction and labor

§ 669g - Maintenance of projects; expenditures for management of wildlife areas and resources

16 U.S. Code § 669g–1 - Payment of funds to and cooperation with Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and Virgin Islands

§ 669h - Requirements and restrictions concerning use of amounts for expenses for administration

16 U.S. Code § 669h–1 - Firearm and bow hunter education and safety program grants

16 U.S. Code § 669h–2 - Multistate conservation grant program

§ 669i - Rules and regulations

§ 669j - Repealed. Aug. 7, 1946, ch. 770,

§ 669k - Reports and certifications

§ 777 - Federal-State relationships

§ 777a - Definitions

§ 777b - Authorization of appropriations

§ 777c - Division of annual appropriations

§ 777d - Certification of funds deducted for expenses and amounts apportioned to States

§ 777e - Submission and approval of plans and projects

16 U.S. Code § 776 to 776f - Repealed.

§ 777g - Maintenance of projects

16 U.S. Code § 776 to 776f - Repealed.

§ 777n - Expenditure of remaining balance in Boat Safety Account