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CDFW Public Hearing Amended Proposed Regulations: Lost Gear Recovery

  • Monterey CDFW Office Public Meeting Room 20 Lower Ragsdale Drive Suite 100 Monterey, CA, 93940 United States (map)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Department of Fish and Wildlife (Department) has made changes to the original Notice (Z-2019-0201-01) which follows:

Section 132.2, Title 14, CCR is proposed for additional amendment in subsections limiting specified derelict trap gear retrieval to Dungeness crab permitted vessels. Section 132.7, Title 14, CCR is proposed for amendment modifying the requirement for use of certified mail. Amendments are proposed to form DFW1059 (allowing logbooks to be submitted within a specified time period, correcting the spelling of “USCG” in item 1, and updating the regulatory section referenced in item 13 to align with the amended text of Section 132.7, Title 14, CCR) and form DFW1078a (adding in the fee specified in Section 705, Title 14, CCR and correcting an incorrect reference to the Fish and Game Commission).

After consideration of all public comments, objections, and recommendations regarding the proposed action, the Department may adopt the proposed regulations.

Public Hearing

The Department will hold a second public hearing regarding the amended proposed regulations on:

Date: June 25, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Location: California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Monterey Office Large Conference Room
20 Lower Ragsdale Drive, Suite 100, Monterey, California

The Conference Room is wheelchair accessible. At the public hearing, any person may present statements or arguments orally or in writing relevant to the proposed action described in the Informative Digest. The Department requests, but does not require, that the persons who make oral comments at the hearing also submit a written copy of their testimony at the hearing.

The current rulemaking file for this proposal consists of the following documents: