National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.
Temporary rule; closure; correction.
This document contains a correction to the temporary rule that closes the commercial fisheries for golden tilefish and snowy grouper in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of the South Atlantic that was published in the Federal Register October 12, 2006.
Effective 12:01 a.m., local time, October 23, 2006, until 12:01 a.m., local time, on January 1, 2007.Start Further Info
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A temporary rule was published in the Federal Register on October 12, 2006 (71 FR 60076), closing the commercial fisheries for golden tilefish and snowy grouper in the EEZ of the South Atlantic from 12:01 a.m., local time, October 23, 2006, until 12:01 a.m., local time, on January 1, 2007. NMFS determined that this closure was necessary to protect the golden tilefish and snowy grouper resources.
Need for Correction
Accordingly, the temporary rule, published on October 12, 2006, at 71 FR 60076, is corrected as follows:
On page 60076, in the 3rd column, in the subject heading, remove the phrase “Reef Fish Fishery of the Gulf of Mexico” and add in its place the phrase “Snapper-Grouper Fishery Off the Southern Atlantic States”.Start Signature
Dated: November 1, 2006.
James P. Burgess,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E6-18747 Filed 11-6-06; 8:45 am]
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