April 4 – 7, 2016

Doubletree Hotel
6505 Interstate Highway 35-N
Austin, Texas

Agenda and Summary Documents

Committee Sessions

Monday, April 4, 2016

8:30 am – 9:00 am: Administrative/Budget Committee (Tab G) – Leann Bosarge, Chair

9:00 am – 10:00 am: Data Collection Committee (Tab F) – Greg Stunz, Chair

10:00 am – 10:15 am: Break

10:15 am – 12:15 pm: Shrimp Management Committee (Tab D) – Leann Bosarge, Chair

-Recess-

1:45 pm – 3:45 pm: Mackerel Management Committee (Tab C) – Pam Dana, Chair

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm: Break

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Law Enforcement Committee (Tab L) – Doug Boyd, Chair

-Recess-

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

8:30 am – 5:00 pm: Reef Fish Management Committee (Tab B) – Johnny Greene, Chair

-Recess-

NMFS Question and Answer Session immediately following Committee – Crabtree

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

8:30 am – 9:30 am: Reef Fish Management Committee continued (Tab B) – Johnny Greene, Chair

9:30 am – 10:15 am: Gulf SEDAR Committee continued (Tab I) – Kevin Anson, Chair

Council Session

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

-Recess-

  • 1:45 pm – 5:00 pm: Public Comment – Anson
    • Final Action – Coastal Migratory Pelagics Amendment 26 – Changes in Allocations, Stock Boundaries and Sale Provisions for Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Migratory Groups of King Mackerel
    • Final Action – Framework Action to Modify Red Grouper Annual Catch Limits
    • Final Action – Framework Action to Modify Commercial Gear Requirements and Recreational/Commercial Fishing Year for Yellowtail Snapper
    • Final Action – South Atlantic Amendment – Modifications to Charter Vessel and Headboat Reporting Requirements
    • Open Testimony on any Other Fishery Issues or Concerns

– Recess –

Thursday, April 7, 2016

– Recess –

  • 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm: Committee Reports continued
    • Reef Fish (continued) (Tab B) – Greene
  • 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm: Vote on Exempted Fishing Permit Applications(if any) – Anson

– Adjourn –