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Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Plan

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Amendment 121 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Amendment 110 to the Fishery Management Plan

Amendment 121 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Amendment 110 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska would reclassify sculpins under the ecosystem component (EC) category.
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Effective
01/05/2022

Amendment 111 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Regulatory Amendment to the Rockfish Program

Amendment 111 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area (GOA FMP) and a regulatory amendment to reauthorize the Central Gulf of Alaska (CGOA) Rockfish Program
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Effective
03/31/2021

Amendment 109 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska

Amendment 109 to Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska reduces operational and management inefficiencies in the Central and Western Gulf of Alaska trawl catcher vessel Pacific cod fisheries and affects Pacific cod apportionments.
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Effective
01/01/2021

Amendment 119 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Amendment 107 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska

Regulations requiring the operator of a federally permitted catcher vessel using hook-and-line, pot, or jig gear in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Gulf of Alaska retain and land all rockfish caught while fishing for groundfish or Pacific halibut.
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Effective
03/23/2020
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Amendment 120 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Amendment 108 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska

Amendments 120 and 108 to Alaska groundfish fishery management plans affects catcher/processors activity in the Pacific cod fisheries in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Gulf of Alaska.
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Effective
01/20/2020

Amendment 106 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council submitted Amendment 117 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area and Amendment 106 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of A
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Effective
08/06/2018

Amendment 105 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council submitted Amendment 115 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area, Amendment 105 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, Amendment 49 to the F
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Effective
05/31/2018

Amendment 104 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

BSAI groundfish amendment 114, GOA groundfish amendment 104 and this final rule integrate electronic monitoring into the North Pacific Observer Program.
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Effective
09/07/2017

Amendment 101 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

GOA groundfish FMP amendment 101 to authorize the use of longline pot gear in the GOA sablefish IFQ fishery and establish management measures to minimize conflicts between hook-and-line and longline pot gear used in the GOA sablefish IFQ fisheries.
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Effective
01/27/2017

Amendment 103 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

GOA groundfish FMP amendment 103 and this final rule allow NOAA Fisheries to reapportion unused Chinook salmon prohibited species catch (PSC) within and among specific trawl sectors in the Central and Western Gulf of Alaska.
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Effective
10/12/2016

Amendment 102 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues this final rule to implement Amendments 102/112 to revise regulations and modify the criteria for NOAA Fisheries to place certain small catcher/processors in the partial observer coverage category under the North Pacific Groundfish a
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Effective
03/29/2016

Amendment 100 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces approval of Amendments 108, 100, and 46 to the respective fishery management plans in correcting vessel length exemptions to the License Limitation Program.
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Effective
04/27/2015

Amendment 91 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 100 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area and Amendment 91 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Th
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Effective
04/06/2015

Amendment 97 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries adopts a final rule to implement Amendment 97 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 97 limits Chinook salmon prohibited species catch in Western and Central Gulf of Alaska.
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Effective
01/01/2015

Amendment 96 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries publishes regulations to implement Amendment 96 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and an amendment to the Pacific halibut commercial fishery regulations for waters in and off Alaska. Amendment 96 to th
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Effective
12/08/2014

Amendment 95 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 95 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. These regulations modify halibut prohibited species catch management in the Gulf of Alaska by establishing halibut PSC limits
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Effective
03/24/2014

Amendment 89 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 89 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and revise regulations governing the configuration of modified nonpelagic trawl gear.
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Effective
02/18/2014

Amendment 94 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

This final rule amends certain sablefish provisions of the Individual Fishing Quota Program for the Fixed-Gear Commercial Fisheries for Pacific Halibut and Sablefish in Waters in and off Alaska.
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Effective
07/05/2013
Effective
01/01/2013

Amendment 90 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces approval of Amendment 98 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area; Amendment 90 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska; Amendment 40 to the FMP for Bering Sea/Al
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Effective
10/31/2012

Amendment 93 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries publishes regulations for Amendment 93 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. The regulations apply exclusively to the directed pollock trawl fisheries in the Central and Western Reporting Areas of GOA.
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Effective
08/25/2012

Amendment 88 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations implementing Amendment 88 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 88 is the Central Gulf of Alaska Rockfish Program.
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Effective
06/26/2012

Amendment 83 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries publishes regulations to implement Amendment 83 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 83 allocates Western and Central GOA Pacific cod total allowable catch limits among various gear and operati
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Effective
01/01/2012

Amendment 86 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries regulations implement Amendment 86 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This action adds a Pacific cod endorsement on licenses issued under the License Limitation Program in specific management areas.
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Effective
04/21/2011

Amendment 87 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendments 95 and 96 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area and Amendment 87 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 9
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Effective
11/05/2010

Amendment 85 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations implementing Amendment 85 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. These regulations amend the Central Gulf of Alaska Rockfish Program to remove a restriction that prohibits certain catcher/pro
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Effective
12/03/2009

Amendment 78 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations implementing Amendment 90 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area and Amendment 78 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska.
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Effective
09/21/2009

Amendment 82 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 92 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area and Amendment 82 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska.
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Effective
09/14/2009

Amendment 62 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to increase the number of times per year that a stationary floating processor that is qualified under the American Fisheries Act may move within State of Alaska waters in the Bering Sea subarea to process
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Effective
08/17/2009

Amendment 77 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule that implements Amendment 73 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area and Amendment 77 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amen
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Effective
01/30/2009

Amendment 72 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces the approval of Amendment 72 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 72 amends the FMP to state that the Council will annually review information on the discard of shallow-water flatfish in G
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Effective
08/25/2008

Amendment 79 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces the Commerce Secretary's approval of Amendment 79 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska.
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Effective
08/20/2008

Amendment 67 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries adopts a rule that modifies the Individual Fishing Quota Program for the fixed-gear commercial Pacific halibut fishery and sablefish fishery by revising regulations specific to those fisheries. This action is intended to improve the effecti
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Effective
09/10/2007

Amendment 68 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 68 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This action implements statutory provisions for the Central Gulf of Alaska Rockfish Pilot Program. This action is necessary t
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Effective
12/20/2006

Amendment 73 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule implementing Amendments 78 and 65 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area, Amendments 73 and 65 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, Amendment
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Effective
07/28/2006

Amendment 65 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule implementing Amendments 78 and 65 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area, Amendments 73 and 65 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, Amendment
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Effective
07/28/2006

Amendment 69 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule that implements Amendment 69 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 69 amends the manner in which the total allowable catch for the other species complex is annually determined in
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Effective
04/12/2006

Amendment 75 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council has submitted for Secretary of Commerce review Amendment 83 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area and Amendment 75 to the FMP f
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Published
03/24/2005

Amendment 48 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule that implements Amendment 48 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Amendment 48 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area. Amendments 48/48 revise
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Effective
12/08/2004

Amendment 63 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 63 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 63 moves skates from the "other species" list to the "target species" list in the FMP. By listing skates
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Effective
06/11/2004

Amendment 74 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council has submitted for Secretary of Commerce review Amendment 81 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 74 to the FMP
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Published
06/02/2004

Amendment 66 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 66 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and an amendment to the Pacific halibut commercial fishery regulations for waters in and off of Alaska.
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Effective
06/01/2004

Amendment 64 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 72 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 64 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. T
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Effective
08/28/2003

Amendment 61 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

Four fishery management plan amendments to incorporate the provisions of the American Fisheries Act (AFA) into the Alaska fishery management plans and their implementing regulations.
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Effective
01/29/2003

Amendment 60 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries proposes regulations to implement Amendment 60 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Area. This action would prohibit the use of non-pelagic trawl gear in Cook Inlet. This action is necessary to address bycatch
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Effective
12/27/2002

Amendment 54 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries proposes regulations to implement Amendment 54 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 54 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. These amendments wou
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Published
10/12/2001

Amendment 59 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 59 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and to make changes to the regulations governing the Individual Fishing Quota commercial fishery and halibut sport fishery. Thi
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Effective
12/11/2000

Amendment 56 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces the approval of Amendment 56 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Amendment 56 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area. These amendme
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Effective
01/27/1999

Amendment 51 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 51 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 51 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This ac
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Effective
01/20/1999

Amendment 55 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces approval of the following fishery management plan amendments: Amendment 55 to the FMP for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area; Amendment 55 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska; Amendment
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Effective
01/20/1999

Amendment 57 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 59 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area, Amendment 57 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, and Amendment 9 to
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Effective
01/19/1999

Amendment 41 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule implementing part of Amendment 39 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands, Amendment 41 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, and Am
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Effective
01/01/1999

Amendment 50 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 50 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Amendment 50 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area. This ru
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Effective
07/13/1998

Amendment 39 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues regulations to implement Amendment 36 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 39 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This ac
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Effective
04/16/1998

Amendment 46 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues this final rule to implement Amendment 46 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Amendment 46 removes black and blue rockfish from the complex of species managed under the FMP. The rule makes conforming
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Effective
04/06/1998

Amendment 49 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 49 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This final rule requires all vessels fishing for groundfish in the Gulf of Alaska to retain all pollock and Pacific cod begin
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Effective
01/12/1998

Amendment 44 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces the approval of Amendments 44/44 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area. These amendments revise d
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Effective
01/09/1997

Amendment 47 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 47 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, Amendment 47 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area, Amendment
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Effective
01/01/1997

Amendment 43 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a proposed rule that would implement Amendment 43 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 43 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the G
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Effective
12/20/1996

Amendment 42 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 42 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Amendment 42 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area, a
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Effective
08/16/1996

Amendment 37 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule that implements Amendment 33 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 37 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. The
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Effective
07/26/1996

Amendment 29 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 26 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 29 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. T
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Effective
07/19/1996

Amendment 45 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 45 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This rule combines the third and fourth quarterly allowances for pollock in the three statistical areas of the combined Weste
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Effective
05/30/1996

Amendment 36 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule that would implement Amendment 32 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 36 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of A
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Effective
02/23/1996

Amendment 40 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries publishes a proposed rule that would implement through December 31, 1998, allocations of Pacific cod and pollock for processing by the inshore and offshore components in the Gulf of Alaska and pollock for processing by the inshore and offsh
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Effective
01/01/1996

Amendment 38 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries publishes a proposed rule that would implement through December 31, 1998, allocations of Pacific cod and pollock for processing by the inshore and offshore components in the Gulf of Alaska and pollock for processing by the inshore and
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Published
09/18/1995

Amendment 23 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries by this final rule imposes a temporary moratorium on the entry of new vessels into the groundfish fisheries under Federal jurisdiction in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands management area, the crab fisheries under Federal jurisdictio
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Effective
09/11/1995

Amendment 28 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

Correction to final rule to impose a temporary moratorium on the entry of new vessels into the groundfish fisheries under Federal jurisdiction in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands management area, the crab fisheries under Federal jurisdiction
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Effective
09/11/1995

Amendment 30 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

Information regarding Amendment 30 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, along with other amendments, incorporating the North Pacific Fisheries Research Plan into each FMP.
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Effective
08/15/1994

Amendment 35 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a proposed rule to implement Amendment 31 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area, Amendment 35 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, and a regulatory amen
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Published
06/27/1994

Amendment 34 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues this proposed rule to implement Amendment 30 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands area and Amendment 34 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, and to mak
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Published
05/30/1994

Amendment 32 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces approval of Amendment 32 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This amendment establishes a plan to rebuild stocks of the rockfish Pacific ocean perch (Sebastes alutus) in the Gulf of Alaska. This ac
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Effective
03/31/1994

Amendment 20 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 15 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands area, Amendment 20 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska, and a regulatory amendment af
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Effective
12/09/1993

Amendment 31 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries announces approval of Amendment 31 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This amendment removes Atka mackerel from the "other species" category and establishes Atka mackerel as a separate target species in the
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Effective
10/18/1993

Amendment 27 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries proposes regulations that would establish two trawl test areas in the Gulf of Alaska and one trawl test area in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands area where pelagic and bottom trawl fishermen could test their trawl fishing gear
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Published
12/14/1992

Amendment 26 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries publishes a proposed rule that would implement Amendment 26 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska if the amendment is approved by the Secretary of Commerce after review and consideration of publi
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Published
10/15/1992

Amendment 24 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues final regulations to implement Amendment 19 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 24 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. These
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Effective
09/30/1992

Amendment 25 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA issues a final rule to implement Amendment 20 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 25 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. The amendments authorize regula
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Effective
01/20/1992

Amendment 22 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries proposes regulations to implement Amendment 22 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Amendment 17 to the FMP for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area. These proposed regulation
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Published
12/04/1991

Amendment 21 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 16 to the Fishery Management Plan for Bering Sea/ Aleutian Islands Groundfish and Amendment 21 to the FMP for the Gulf of Alaska Groundfish Fishery.
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Effective
05/06/1991

Amendment 19 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA issues final rules to implement Amendment 14 to the Fishery Management Plan for BeringSea/Aleutian Islands Groundfish, and Amendment 19 to the Fishery Management Plan for Gulf of Alaska Groundfish Fishery.
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Effective
01/01/1991

Amendment 18 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule to implement Amendment 13 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 18 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. Regulations implement
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Effective
02/07/1990

Amendment 17 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a proposed rule to implement Amendment 17 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Amendment 12 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area. Bot
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Published
09/06/1988

Amendment 16 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a proposed rule to implement Amendment 16 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Amendment 11a to the FMP for the Groundfish. Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area. Prop
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Published
12/21/1987

Amendment 15 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA issues a final rule to implement Amendment 15 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. The amendment revises the management goals and objectives and 1) establishes a single optimum yield range and an administrativ
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Effective
04/03/1987

Amendment 14 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

The measures proposed in the amendment will 1) establish Central Southeast Outside District within existing Southeast Outside District to better manage demersal shelf rockfish which are part of the other rockfish category and which have a harvest limit of
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Effective
11/18/1985

Amendment 13 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a proposed rule to implement Amendment 13 to the fishery management plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This amendment adjusts the management of the pollock resource by combining the Western and Central Regulatory Areas of the
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Published
04/27/1984

Amendment 11 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

NOAA Fisheries issues a proposed rule to implement Amendment 11 to the fishery management plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. This amendment would increase the pollock optimum yield and reduce the sum of optimum yields for sablefish.
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Published
09/21/1983

Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area Fishery Management Plan Historical Amendments 1 through 10

Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area Fishery Management Plan Historical Amendments 1 through10, 1978-1982
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Effective
06/02/1982

Implementation of the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

Final regulations  to implement an amendment to the Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for Gulf of Alaska Groundfish establishing an optimum yield (OY), domestic annual harvest (DAH), and total allowable level of foreign fishing (TALFF) for fish
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Effective
09/12/1979

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 07/23/2021