National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.
Final rule; correcting amendments.
This document contains a correction to the final rule for the Halibut Donation Program that was published in the Federal Register on June 12, 1998.
Effective October 19, 2001.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Patsy A. Bearden, 907-586-7008.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
A final rule was published in the Federal Register on 63 FR 32144 (June 12, 1998) to authorize the distribution of Pacific halibut taken as bycatch in the specified groundfish trawl fisheries off Alaska to economically disadvantaged individuals through tax-exempt organizations selected by NMFS to be the authorized distributors.
An error was made by inadvertently omitting a word revision at § 679.26 (b)(1)(vi) from “salmon” to read “fish.”Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 50 CFR Part 679End List of Subjects
Alaska, Fisheries, Recordkeeping and reporting requirements.Start Amendment Part
Accordingly, 50 CFR part 679 is corrected by making the following correcting amendment:End Amendment Part Start Part
PART 679—FISHERIES OF THE EXCLUSIVE ECONOMIC ZONE OFF ALASKAEnd Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation for part 679 continues to read as follows:End Amendment Part
2. In § 679.26 (b)(1)(vi), remove the word “salmon” and replace it with the word “fish.”Start Signature
Dated: October 15, 2001.
Acting Assistant Administrator for Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 01-26451 Filed 10-18-01; 8:45 am]
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