50 CFR 665.249 - Lobster size and condition restrictions in Permit Area 2.

§ 665.249 Lobster size and condition restrictions in Permit Area 2.

(a) Only spiny lobsters with a carapace length of 8.26 cm or greater may be retained (see Figure 1 to this part).

(b) Any lobster with a punctured or mutilated body, or a separated carapace and tail, may not be retained.

(c) A female lobster of any size may not be retained if it is carrying eggs externally. Eggs may not be removed from female lobsters.

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Title 50 published on 03-May-2017 05:17

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  • 2017-04-21; vol. 82 # 76 - Friday, April 21, 2017
    1. 82 FR 18716 - Pacific Island Fisheries; 2016 Annual Catch Limits and Accountability Measures
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      The final specifications are effective May 22, 2017. The final specifications are applicable from January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
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