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2019 November Council Coordination Committee Meeting

The Council Coordination Committee meets twice each year to discuss issues relevant to all councils, including issues related to the implementation of the Magnuson-Stevens Act.



Discussion Item


1:30–1:50 p.m.

Welcome and Introductions

Meeting Roster (PDF, 13 pages)

Jessica McCawley
Chris Oliver

1:50–1:55 p.m.

Background—May CCC Minutes & Meeting Report

May Transcript (PDF, 249 pages)

Gregg Waugh

1:55–3 p.m.

NMFS Update

  • FY20 Priorities

NOAA Fisheries Strategic Plan

  • Best Available Scientific Information
  • Shifting Distribution Workshop
  • Policy Directive System
  • Aquaculture

Presentation (PDF, 12 pages)

Draft Outline for a Work Plan for a Federal Aquaculture Regulatory Task Force

Chris Oliver
Alan Risenhoover



David O’Brien

3–3:15 p.m.

Public Comment


3:15–3:30 p.m.



3:30–5:30 p.m.

Legislative Outlook and MSA Reauthorization

  • Legislative Workgroup Report

Presentation (PDF, 8 pages)

CCC Working Paper (PDF, 93 pages)

  • Roundtable Discussion with Congressional Members/Staff

MSA Reauthorization Listening Tour (PDF, 4 pages)

Dave Whaley
David Witherell
Congressional staff (pending)

5:30 p.m.

Adjourn for the day


Last updated on 06/15/2020