2020 May Council Coordination Committee Meeting

The Council Coordination Committee consists of the chairs, vice chairs, and executive directors from each of the eight regional fishery management councils and meets twice yearly.

Schedule

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Event number: 908 714 758
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**NOTE: The WebEx information is different for each day.

 

           

Time

            
            

Subject

            
            

Presenter

            

1:30 - 1:45

Welcome/Introductions
-  NOAA Fisheries Update
-  NOAA Fisheries Science Update on Coral Work in the Caribbean

>Presentation

 

1:45 - 2:45

Recent Issues with Council Operations and NMFS Rulemaking

Paul Doremus
Sam Rauch
Cisco Werner
Council Chairs & 
Executive Directors

2:45 - 3:15

 

CARES Act - $300M Stimulus package for fisheries and aquaculture. 

 Kelly Denit      
3:15 - 5:15 NOAA Fisheries Updates  
  Priorities Chris Oliver
  Executive Order on Promoting American Seafood Competitiveness and Economic Growth Paul Doremus
 

NEPA Rukemaking Update

>WPRFMC Comments

>NPFMC Comments

>GMFMC Comments

Sam Rauch
 

Offshore Wind Issues

>Presentation

 

Candace Nachman
Mike Pentony
Jon Hare 

  Status of Policy Directives and Prioritization Development Kelly Denit
 

NS1 Technical Guidance Workgroups

>Presentation
Jenni Wallace
 

Status of Bycatch Initiatives

>Presentation

>National Bycatch Reduction Strategy Implementation Plan

Jenni Wallace
 

NMFS Guidance on Changing Stock Status from Known to Unknown

>Presentation

>Draft Procedural Directive

Regina Spallone
5:15 - 5:30 Public Comment  

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Event number: 906 308 410
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Time

            
            

Subject

            
            

Presenter

            

1:30 - 3:00

Management & Budget Update

 

 

NMFS 2020/2021 Budget Issues 

>Presentation

Brian Pawlak 
 

Funding for Basic Surveys

>Presentation

Cisco Werner
 

Fishery Management and Services PPA

>Presentation

Tom Nies 
3:00 - 4:00 Legislative Issues  
  Report on Legislative Outlook and MSA Authorization

David Whaley 

 

Legislative Work Group Report

>Presentation

David Witherell

4:00 - 4:50 CCC Committees and Working Groups  
 

Scientific Coordination Subcommittee

>Report Presentation

>National Meeting Theme Abstract

Marlowe Sabater
Diana Evans
 

Habitat Working Group

>Report

Josh DeMello
 

Council Member Ongoing Development (CMOD)

>Terms of Reference

>Report

Diana Evans
4:50 - 5:10 Administrative  
 

Update on Voting Recusals 

>NPFMC Comments

>WPRFMC Comments

Adam Issenberg
 

Freedom of Information Act

Adam Issenberg
Stacey Nathanson
5:10 - 5:30

Wrap-up, Other Business, and Public Comment

 

      

Last updated by Office of Sustainable Fisheries on 05/28/2020

Regional Fishery Management Councils