[Federal Register Volume 87, Number 186 (Tuesday, September 27, 2022)]
[Page 58487]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2022-20892]



National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


Council Coordination Committee Meeting

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of a public meeting; information regarding the agenda.


SUMMARY: The National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Sustainable 
Fisheries will host a hybrid meeting of the Council Coordination 
Committee, also known as the CCC, consisting of the Regional Fishery 
Management Council chairs, vice chairs, and executive directors from 
October 18 to October 20, 2022. This meeting will be chaired by the 
Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council. The intent of this meeting is 
to discuss issues of relevance to the Councils and NMFS, including 
issues related to the implementation of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery 
Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act.

DATES: The meeting will begin at 1 p.m., on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 
and recess at 5:30 p.m., or when business is complete. The meeting will 
reconvene at 9 a.m., on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, and recess at 5 
p.m., or when business is complete. The meeting will reconvene on the 
final day at 9 a.m., on Thursday, October 20, 2022, and adjourn by 
12:30 p.m., or when business is complete.

ADDRESSES: Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn 
Washington Capitol, 550 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20024; telephone: 
(202) 479-4000.
    The meeting will also be broadcast via webinar. Connection details 
and public comment instructions will be available at https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/event/2022-october-council-coordination-committee-meeting

[email protected] or at (301) 427-8561.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The 2007 reauthorization of the Magnuson-
Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act established the CCC. 
The CCC consists of the chairs, vice chairs, and executive directors of 
each of the eight Regional Fishery Management Councils, or their 
respective proxies. All sessions are open to the public and time will 
be set aside for public comments at the end of each day and after 
specific sessions at the discretion of the meeting Chair. The meeting 
Chair will announce public comment times and instructions to provide 
comment at the start of each meeting day. There will be opportunities 
for public comments to be provided in-person and remotely via webinar. 
Updates to this meeting, briefing materials, public comment 
instructions and additional information will be posted on https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/event/2022-october-council-coordination-committee-meeting and http://www.fisherycouncils.org/ when available.

Proposed Agenda

Tuesday, October 18, 2022--1 p.m.--5:30 p.m. EDT

1. Opening of Meeting
2. Approval of Agenda and Minutes
3. NMFS Update and Upcoming Priorities
4. NMFS Budget Update
5. NMFS Science Update
6. Legislative Outlook
7. Climate Governance and Scenario Planning Updates
8. Public Comment
Adjourn Day 1

Wednesday, October 19, 2022--9 a.m.--5 p.m. EDT

1. Best Practices for Hybrid Meeting Operations
2. Preventing Harassment in Councils
3. International Issues
4. Equity and Environmental Justice
5. America the Beautiful Initiative
6. Northeast Regional Marine Fisheries Habitat Assessment Presentation
7. CCC Committee Updates
8. Public Comment
Adjourn Day 2

Thursday, October 20, 2022--9 a.m.--12:30 p.m. EDT

1. National Standard 1 (Technical Guidance)
2. FishWatch Update
3. Endangered Species Act--Magnuson-Stevens Act Integration
4. Public Comment
5. Wrap-up and Other Business
Adjourn Day 3
    The order in which the agenda items are addressed may be adjusted 
by the meeting Chair to stay on time. The CCC will meet as late as 
necessary to complete scheduled business.

Special Accommodations

    If you have particular access needs please contact Sean Lawler at 
[email protected] prior to the meeting for accommodation.

    Dated: September 22, 2022.
Kelly Denit,
Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries 
[FR Doc. 2022-20892 Filed 9-26-22; 8:45 am]