Joint CMP Amendment 29

Joint CMP Amendment 29

Proposed actions: Amendment 26 included an action to revise commercial and recreational allocations of the Gulf king mackerel ACL. The Councils selected No Action for this action so that the amendment could be submitted for formal review, but the Gulf Council directed staff to begin development of an amendment to consider different ways to allocate quota for Gulf king mackerel. The amendment includes also includes an action to revise the recreational AMs for Gulf king mackerel and an action to modify the framework procedure, to align with the potential quota sharing/allocation system.

Most Recent Council Actions: The South Atlantic Council reviewed the amendment at the September 2016 meeting and the Gulf Council will review at their October 2016 meeting.


Public - Hearing

Council Process

  • Pre-Scoping:  N/A
  • Scoping:  Jan/Feb 2015
  • Public Hearing:  Jan/Feb 2016
  • Final Approval:  

NMFS Process

  • Secretarial Review:  
  • Rule Making:  
  • Implementation: