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Rule Title: Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation
Department: FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION COMMISSION    Add to MyFLRules Favorites
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Division: Marine Fisheries
Chapter: REEF FISH

Latest version of the final adopted rule presented in Florida Administrative Code (FAC):

VIEW_RULE Effective Date: 5/30/2017
History Notes: Rulemaking Authority Art. IV, Sec. 9, Fla. Const. Law Implemented Art. IV, Sec. 9, Fla. Const. History–New 12-11-86, Amended 2-1-90, 3-1-94, 10-4-95, 7-15-96, 1-1-98, 12-31-98, 6-1-99, Formerly 46-14.005, Amended 1-1-03, 3-1-05, 7-17-05, 7-1-07, 3-12-08, 4-1-08, 1-19-10, 6-10-13, 1-24-14, 3-15-17, 5-30-17.
References in this version: No reference(s).
History of this Rule since Jan. 6, 2006
Notice /
Adopted
Section Description ID Publish
Date
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 19054018 Effective:
05/30/2017
View Text Proposed
68B-14.0036
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This federal consistency action would modify existing reef fish regulations to increase the Atlantic black sea bass recreational bag limit from five to seven fish and require buoy line marking for commercial Atlantic black .... 18948385 5/9/2017
Vol. 43/90
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 18754385 Effective:
03/15/2017
View Text Proposed
68B-14.005
NOAA Fisheries approved rules removing the requirement that commercial harvesters use stainless steel circle hooks when fishing for yellowtail snapper on hook-and-line gear with natural baits in the Gulf of Mexico south .... 18644484 2/22/2017
Vol. 43/36
View Text Withdrawal
68B-14.0036
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Recreational Bag Limits: Snapper, Grouper, Hogfish, Black Sea Bass, Red Porgy, Amberjacks, Tilefish, Exception, Wholesale/Retail Purchase Exemption, Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: .... 18639149 2/21/2017
Vol. 43/35
View Text Proposed
68B-14.0036
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This federal consistency action would modify existing reef fish regulations to increase the Atlantic black sea bass recreational bag limit from five to seven fish and require buoy line marking for commercial Atlantic black .... 18461736 1/9/2017
Vol. 43/05
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule amendments for reef fish in the 2017 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 18448835 1/5/2017
Vol. 43/03
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule amendments for reef fish in the 2016 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 17014787 1/11/2016
Vol. 42/06
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule amendments for reef fish in the 2015 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 15510899 1/8/2015
Vol. 41/05
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 14111674 Effective:
01/24/2014
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule amendments for reef fish in the 2014 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 14006041 1/8/2014
Vol. 40/05
View Text Proposed
68B-14.005
NOAA Fisheries eliminated the requirement to possess and use venting tools when fishing for reef fish in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico (formerly 50 C.F.R. § 622.30(c), effective September 3, 2013). The purpose of .... 13982664 12/26/2013
Vol. 39/248
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 13044577 Effective:
06/10/2013
View Text Change
68B-14.0045
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Commercial Harvest Requirements; Licenses, Season Closures, Bag and Trip Limits, Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 12935937 4/26/2013
Vol. 39/82
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule amendments for reef fish in the 2013 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 12419800 12/28/2012
Vol. 38/99
View Text Proposed
68B-14.0035
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NOAA Fisheries Service has published rules that reduce commercial and recreational fishing for black sea bass in the Atlantic Ocean. A stock assessment completed in 2011 showed that black sea bass are undergoing overfishing. .... 12193305 10/25/2012
Vol. 38/58
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule changes for reef fish in the 2012 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 10822986 12/22/2011
Vol. 37/51
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule changes for reef fish in the 2011 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 9502525 12/23/2010
Vol. 36/51
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule changes for reef fish in the 2010 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 8224938 2/5/2010
Vol. 36/05
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 8160045 Effective:
01/19/2010
View Text Proposed
68B-14.005
The purpose of this rule amendment is to modify the Commission’s Reef Fish Gear Rule to become consistent with federal reef fish gear regulations in the South Atlantic. NOAA Fisheries Service has published rules that include .... 7890094 11/6/2009
Vol. 35/44
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose and effect of this rule development notice is to address possible rule changes for reef fish in the 2009 calendar year as a result of stock assessments, federal regulatory actions or other management or enforcement .... 6724154 2/6/2009
Vol. 35/05
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 5358200 Effective:
04/01/2008
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 5317848 Effective:
03/12/2008
View Text Change
68B-14.0036
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Recreational Bag Limits: Snapper, Grouper, Hogfish, Black Sea Bass, Red Porgy, Amberjacks, Tilefish, Exception, Wholesale/Retail Purchase Exemption, Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: .... 5262558 2/22/2008
Vol. 34/08
View Text Proposed
68B-14.0035
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The purpose of these rule amendments is to modify the Commission’s Reef Fish rules to become consistent with federal reef fish regulations for red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico. Based on federally established benchmarks, .... 5033832 1/4/2008
Vol. 34/01
View Text Proposed
68B-14.005
Participants in the black sea bass fishery have requested a volumetric equivalency for the current specifications on black sea bass traps similar to the existing equivalency provision in the stone crab and blue crab rules .... 5031504 1/4/2008
Vol. 34/01
View Text Development
68B-14.0035
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The purpose of these rule amendments is to modify the Commission’s Reef Fish Rule to become consistent with federal reef fish regulations for red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico. Based on federally established benchmarks, .... 5010164 12/21/2007
Vol. 33/51
View Text Development
68B-14.005
Participants in the black sea bass fishery have requested a volumetric equivalency for the current specifications on black sea bass traps similar to the existing equivalency provision in the stone crab and blue crab rules .... 4680946 10/5/2007
Vol. 33/40
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 4171793 Effective:
07/01/2007
View Text Change
68B-14.001
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Purpose and Intent, Designation as Restricted Species, Size Limits: Amberjacks, Black Sea Bass, Gray Triggerfish, Grouper, Hogfish, Red Porgy, Snapper, Size Limits for Importation and Sale, Recreational .... 4058982 4/27/2007
Vol. 33/17
View Text Proposed
68B-14.001
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The purpose of these rule amendments is to modify the Commission’s Reef Fish Rule to become consistent with federal reef fish regulations in the South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico. The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council .... 3853730 3/9/2007
Vol. 33/10
View Text Development
68B-14.001
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The purpose of these rule amendments is to modify the Commission’s Reef Fish Rule to become consistent with federal reef fish regulations in the South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico. The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council .... 3833457 3/2/2007
Vol. 33/09
View Text Final
68B-14.005
Regulation and Prohibition of Certain Harvesting Gear: Allowable Gear, Incidental Bycatch, Violation 2608056 Effective:
07/17/2005