Federal Register: October 26, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 208)
DOCID: FR Doc 01-27027
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
DOCUMENT ID: [I.D. 101601C]
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice of public meetings.
Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee; Public Meetings
DATES: The meetings are scheduled as follows:
1. November 6, 2001, 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m.
2. November 7, 2001, 8:30 a.m. 4 p.m.
3. November 8, 2001, 9 a.m.1:30 p.m.
Notice is hereby given of meetings of the Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee (MAFAC) from November 68, 2001.
Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee,
As required by section 10(a) (2) of the
Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. (1982), notice is hereby
given of meetings of MAFAC and MAFAC Subcommittees. MAFAC was
established by the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary) on February 17,
1972, to advise the Secretary on all living marine resource matters
that are the responsibility of the Department of Commerce. This
Committee ensures that the living marine resource policies and programs
of the Nation are adequate to meet the needs of commercial and
recreational fisheries, and of environmental, state, consumer, academic, tribal, and other national interests.
Matters to Be Considered
November 6, 2001
General Overview, Administrative Issues, MagnusonStevens Act Reauthorization, and National Environmental Policy Act.
November 7, 2001
Ecosystem Management, Sustainability, Marine Protected Areas, Constituent Meeting.
November 8, 2001
Wrapup reports and adjournment.
Time will be set aside for public comment on agenda items. Special Accommodations
These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to MAFAC (see ADDRESSES).
Dated: October 22, 2001.
Deputy Assistant Administrator for Operations, National Marine Fisheries Service
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Laurel Bryant, Designated Federal Official; telephone: (301) 7132259.