South Atlantic Coastal Migratory Pelagics Framework Action 2013

South Atlantic Coastal Migratory Pelagic Framework Action 2013

Proposed actions:  Modifications to transfer at sea and gill net allowances for Atlantic migratory group Spanish mackerel, and modify the king mackerel trip limit in the Florida East Coast Subzone.

Under Secretarial Review

SAFMC Process



Public Hearing

Final Approval

March 2013


August 2013

September 2013 (pending Gulf approval)

NMFS Process

Secretarial Review

Rule Making



December 2013

Proposed Rule - March 19, 2014

Final Rule - November 19, 2014

December 19, 2014