50 CFR 224.104 - Special requirements for fishing activities to protect endangered sea turtles.

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§ 224.104 Special requirements for fishing activities to protect endangered sea turtles.
(a) Shrimp fishermen in the southeastern United States and the Gulf of Mexico who comply with rules for threatened sea turtles specified in § 223.206 of this chapter will not be subject to civil penalties under the Act for incidental captures of endangered sea turtles by shrimp trawl gear.
(b) Summer flounder fishermen in the Summer flounder fishery-sea turtle protection area who comply with rules for threatened sea turtles specified in § 223.206 of this chapter will not be subject to civil penalties under the Act for incidental captures of endangered sea turtles by summer flounder gear.
(c) Special prohibitions relating to sea turtles are provided at § 223.206(d).
[64 FR 14066, Mar. 23, 1999, as amended at 66 FR 44552, Aug. 24, 2001; 66 FR 67496, Dec. 31, 2001; 68 FR 8471, Feb. 21, 2003; 69 FR 18453, Apr. 7, 2004; 72 FR 31757, June 8, 2007]

Title 50 published on 2014-10-01.

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  • 2015-02-13; vol. 80 # 30 - Friday, February 13, 2015
    1. 80 FR 7977 - Endangered and Threatened Species; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Puget Sound/Georgia Basin Distinct Population Segments of Yelloweye Rockfish, Canary Rockfish and Bocaccio; Correction
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      Correcting amendment.
      This final rule is effective February 11, 2015.
      50 CFR Parts 223 and 224

Title 50 published on 2014-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 50 CFR Part 224 after this date.

  • 2015-07-27; vol. 80 # 143 - Monday, July 27, 2015
    1. 80 FR 44322 - Endangered and Threatened Species; Identification and Proposed Listing of Eleven Distinct Population Segments of Green Sea Turtles (Chelonia mydas) as Endangered or Threatened and Revision of Current Listings; Second Extension of Comment Period
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, Fish and Wildlife Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      Proposed rule; extension of comment period.
      Comments and information regarding this proposed rule must be received by close of business on August 26, 2015.
      50 CFR Part 17