Final Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: For Substantial Regulatory Amendments to Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements

October 22, 2007

This Final Regulatory Flexibility Analysis (FRFA) evaluates the adverse economic impacts on regulated small entities of regulatory amendments to 50 CFR part 679 and part 680 to revise and reorganize regulations associated with logbooks, forms, and electronic reporting systems. Several definitions are changed. This action changes certain crab provisions, including fee calculations. The FRFA addresses the statutory requirements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA) of 1980, as amended by the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996 (5 U.S.C. 601-612).

This Final Regulatory Flexibility Analysis (FRFA) evaluates the potential for adverse economic impacts this final rule will have on small entities.  This FRFA addresses the statutory requirements of t he Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA) of 1980 (Public Law 96-354), as amended by the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996 (5 U.S.C. 601-612).  It specifically addresses the requirements at section 604(a).

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