Public Hearing and Scoping Meeting Archives

January/February 2017

Amendments for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Amendment 44 (yellowtail snapper allocation

Amendments for Scoping: Vision Blueprint Recreational Regulatory Amendment 26; Vision Blueprint Commercial Regulatory Amendment 27; Snapper Grouper Amendment 43 (red snapper and recreational reporting)

May 2017

Amendments for Public Hearing: Spiny Lobster Regulatory Amendment 4

2016 Archives -

October 2016

Amendment for Public Hearing: Coastal Migratory Pelagics Amendment 30 (cobia recreational fishing season)

August 2016

Amendments for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Amendment 41 (mutton snapper); Coastal Migratory Pelagics Framework Amendment 4 (Atlantic cobia)

Amendments for Scoping: Dolphin Wahoo Amendment 10/Snapper Grouper Amendment 44 (dolphin and yellowtail snapper allocations)

January/February 2016

Amendments for Public Hearing:  Atlantic For-Hire Reporting Amendment; Snapper Grouper Amendment 37 (hogfish); Coastal Migratory Pelagics Amendment 26 (king mackerel)

Amendments for Scoping: Snapper Grouper Amendment 41 (mutton snapper)


2015 Archives -

November 2015

Amendments for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Regulatory Amendment 25 - Blueline tilefish fishing levels, commercial trip limit, and recreational bag limit; yellowtail snapper fishing year and commercial accountability measure; and black sea bass recreational bag limit; Dolphin Wahoo Regulatory Amendment 1 - commercial trip limit for dolphin

August 2015

Amendments for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Regulatory Amendment 16 - Black sea bass pot fishery; Snapper Grouper Amendment 36 - Spawning Special Management Zones (SMZs)

Amendments for Scoping: Snapper Grouper Amendment 37 - Hogfish Issues; Snapper Grouper Regulatory Amendment 23 Black sea bass bag limits; Jacks trip limit; Golden tilefish fishing year start

April 2015

Amendment for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Amendment 36 - spawning Special Management Zones (SMZs)

January 2015

Amendments for Scoping: Coastal Migratory Pelagics (Mackerel) Amendment 26 - King mackerel management measures

Amendments for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Amendment 35 - Removal of 4 species from the snapper grouper fishery management unit and modifications to golden tilefish endorsement program 


2014 Archives -


November 2014:

Amendment for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Regulatory Amendment 22 (gag and wreckfish)


August 2014:

Amendments for Scoping: Snapper Grouper Amendment 35, Snapper Grouper Amendment 36

Amendments for Public Hearings: Generic AM/Dolphin Allocation Amendment; Dolphin Wahoo Amendment 7/ Snapper Grouper Amendment 33; CMP Framework Amendment 2; Snapper Grouper Amendment 32; Snapper Grouper Regulatory Amendment 20

January and February 2014:

Amendments for Scoping: Snapper Grouper Regulatory Amendment 16, Coastal Migratory Pelagics 24, Coastal Migratory Pelagics 26; Generic Accountability Measure and Dolphin Allocation Amendment (via webinar)

Amendments for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Amendment 29, Coastal Migratory Pelagics (Mackerel) Framework Amendment 1


2013 Archives - 


November 2013 (held via webinar):

Amendments for Scoping: November 7, 2013 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 31

Amendments for Public Hearing: November 18, 2013 - Dolphin Wahoo Amendment 7 


August 5-17, 2013:

Amendments for Scoping: None

Amendments for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Regulatory Amendment 14, Dolphin Wahoo Amendment 5, Coastal Migratory Pelagics Amendment 20a, 20b and Framework, Coral Amendment 8


January 22 - 30, 2013:

Amendments for Scoping: Dolphin Wahoo Amendment 5

Amendment for Public Hearing: Snapper Grouper Amendment 27


2012 Archives - 


August 2012:

Amendments for Public Hearing: Comprehensive Ecosystem-Based Amendment 3 (CE-BA 3), Shrimp Amendment 9, Joint Dealer Reporting Amendment


January 24 - February 2, 2012:

Amendments for Scoping: Comprehensive Ecosystem-Based Amendment 3 (CE-BA 3) and Shrimp Amendment 9

Amendments for Public Hearing: Spiny Lobster Amendment 11; Golden Crab Amendment 6; and Snapper Grouper Amendment 18B