Part 300 - INTERNATIONAL FISHERIES REGULATIONS  


Subpart A—General
§ 300.1 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.2 Definitions.
§ 300.3 Relation to other laws.
§ 300.4 General prohibitions.
§ 300.5 Facilitation of enforcement.
Subpart B [Reserved]
§ 300.10 Purpose.
§ 300.11 Definitions.
§ 300.12 Issuing offices.
§ 300.13 Vessel permits.
§ 300.14 Vessel identification.
§ 300.15 Prohibitions.
§ 300.16 Penalties.
§ 300.17 Reporting.
Subpart C—Eastern Pacific Tuna Fisheries
§ 300.20 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.21 Definitions.
§ 300.22 Recordkeeping and reporting requirements.
§ 300.23 Eastern Pacific fisheries - Persons and vessels exempted.
§ 300.24 Prohibitions.
§ 300.25 Fisheries management.
§ 300.26 Vessel monitoring system (VMS).
§ 300.27 Incidental catch and tuna retention requirements.
§ 300.28 FAD restrictions.
Subpart D—South Pacific Tuna Fisheries
§ 300.30 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.31 Definitions.
§ 300.32 Vessel licenses.
§ 300.33 Compliance with applicable national laws.
§ 300.34 Reporting requirements.
§ 300.35 Vessel and gear identification.
§ 300.36 Closed area stowage requirements.
§ 300.37 Radio monitoring.
§ 300.38 Prohibitions.
§ 300.39 Exceptions.
§ 300.40 Civil penalties.
§ 300.41 Investigation notification.
§ 300.42 Findings leading to removal from fishing area.
§ 300.43 Observers.
§ 300.44 Other inspections.
§ 300.45 Vessel Monitoring System.
§ 300.46 Transshipping requirements.
Subpart E—Pacific Halibut Fisheries
§ 300.60 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.61 Definitions.
§ 300.62 Annual management measures.
§ 300.63 Catch sharing plan and domestic management measures in Area 2A.
§ 300.64 Fishing by U.S. treaty Indian tribes.
§ 300.65 Catch sharing plan and domestic management measures in waters in and off Alaska.
§ 300.66 Prohibitions.
§ 300.67 Charter halibut limited access program.
§ 300.68 2018 Management Measures for Areas 2C, 3A, 3B, 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, and 4E.
§ 300.69 2018 Catch limits for Area 2A.
Figure 1 to Subpart E of Part 300—Sitka Local Area Management Plan
Figure 2 to Subpart E of Part 300—Southern Southeast Alaska Rural and Non-Rural Areas
Figure 3 to Subpart E of Part 300—Northern Southeast Alaska Rural and Non-Rural Areas
Figure 4 to Subpart E of Part 300—Prince William Sound Rural and Non-Rural Areas
Figure 5 to Subpart E of Part 300—Anchorage, Matanuska-Susitna, and Kenai Rural and Non-Rural Areas
Figure 6 to Subpart E of Part 300—Alaska Peninsula and Aleutian Islands Rural and Non-Rural Areas
Figure 7 to Subpart E of Part 300—Western and Central Alaska Rural and Non-Rural Areas
Table 1 to Subpart E of Part 300— Determination of Commission Regulatory Area 2C Annual Commercial Allocation From the Annual Combined Catch Limit for Halibut
Table 2 to Subpart E of Part 300—Determination of Commission Regulatory Area 3A Annual Commercial Allocation From the Annual Combined Catch Limit for Halibut
Table 3 to Subpart E of Part 300—Determination of Commission Regulatory Area 2C Annual Charter Halibut Allocation From the Annual Combined Catch Limit
Table 4 to Subpart E of Part 300—Determination of Commission Regulatory Area 3A Annual Charter Halibut Allocation From the Annual Combined Catch Limit
Subpart F—Fraser River Sockeye and Pink Salmon Fisheries
§ 300.90 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.91 Definitions.
§ 300.92 Relation to other laws.
§ 300.93 Reporting requirements.
§ 300.94 Prohibitions and restrictions.
§ 300.95 Treaty Indian fisheries.
§ 300.96 Penalties.
§ 300.97 Inseason orders.
Subpart G—Antarctic Marine Living Resources
§ 300.100 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.101 Definitions.
§ 300.102 Relationship to other treaties, conventions, laws, and regulations.
§ 300.103 Scientific research.
§ 300.104 International Fisheries Trade Permits and AMLR first receiver permits.
§ 300.105 Preapproval for importation of frozen Dissostichus species.
§ 300.106 Catch Documentation Scheme (CDS): Documentation and other requirements.
§ 300.107 Vessel permits and requirements.
§ 300.108 Vessel and gear identification.
§ 300.109 Initiating a new fishery.
§ 300.110 Exploratory fisheries.
§ 300.111 Scientific observers.
§ 300.112 Vessel monitoring system.
§ 300.113 CCAMLR Ecosystem Monitoring Program sites.
§ 300.114 Prohibitions.
§ 300.115 Facilitation of enforcement and inspection.
§ 300.116 Penalties.
§ 300.117 Prohibitions.
§ 300.118 Facilitation of enforcement and inspection.
§ 300.119 Penalties.
Figure 1 to Subpart G of Part 300—Boundaries of the Statistical Reporting Area in the Southern Ocean
Figure 2 to Subpart G of Part 300—The Use of Streamer Lines To Minimize the Incidental Mortality of Seabirds in the Course of Longline Fishing or Longline Fishing Research Operations in the Convention Area
Subpart H—Vessels of the United States Fishing in Colombian Treaty Waters
§ 300.120 Purpose.
§ 300.121 Definitions.
§ 300.122 Relation to other laws.
§ 300.123 Certificates and permits.
§ 300.124 Recordkeeping and reporting.
§ 300.125 Vessel identification.
§ 300.126 Prohibitions.
§ 300.127 Facilitation of enforcement.
§ 300.128 Penalties.
§ 300.129 Fishing year.
§ 300.130 Vessel and gear restrictions.
§ 300.131 Conch harvest limitations.
§ 300.132 Lobster harvest limitations.
Subpart I—United States-Canada Fisheries Enforcement
§ 300.140 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.141 Definitions.
§ 300.142 Prohibitions.
§ 300.143 Facilitation of enforcement.
§ 300.144 Penalties and sanctions.
Subpart J—U.S. Nationals Fishing in Russian Fisheries
§ 300.150 Purpose.
§ 300.151 Definitions.
§ 300.152 Procedures.
§ 300.153 Permit issuance.
§ 300.154 Recordkeeping and reporting.
§ 300.155 Requirements.
§ 300.156 Prohibited acts.
§ 300.157 Penalties.
Subpart K—Transportation and Labeling of Fish or Wildlife
§ 300.160 Requirement for marking of containers or packages.
§ 300.161 Alternatives and exceptions.
Subpart L—Pacific Albacore Tuna Fisheries
§ 300.170 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.171 Definitions.
§ 300.172 Vessel list.
§ 300.173 Vessel identification.
§ 300.174 Logbook reports.
§ 300.175 Hail-in and hail-out reports.
§ 300.176 Prohibitions.
Subpart M—International Trade Documentation and Tracking Programs for Highly Migratory Species
§ 300.180 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.181 Definitions.
§ 300.182 International fisheries trade permit.
§ 300.183 Permit holder reporting and recordkeeping requirements.
§ 300.184 Species subject to permitting, documentation, reporting, and recordkeeping requirements.
§ 300.185 Documentation, reporting and recordkeeping requirements for consignment documents and re-export certificates.
§ 300.186 Completed and approved documents.
§ 300.187 Validation requirements.
§ 300.188 Ports of entry.
§ 300.189 Prohibitions.
Subpart N—Identification and Certification of Nations
§ 300.200 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.201 Definitions.
§ 300.202 Identification and certification of nations engaged in illegal, unreported, or unregulated fishing activities.
§ 300.203 Identification and certification of nations engaged in bycatch of protected living marine resources.
§ 300.204 Identification and certification of nations whose vessels are engaged in shark catch.
§ 300.205 Effect of certification.
§ 300.206 Denial of port privileges and import restrictions on fish or fish products.
§ 300.207 Alternative procedures for nations identified as having vessels engaged in IUU fishing activities that are not certified in this subpart.
§ 300.208 Alternative procedures for nations identified as having vessels engaged in bycatch of PLMRs that are not certified in this subpart.
§ 300.209 Alternative procedures for nations identified as having vessels engaged in shark catch that are not certified in this subpart.
Subpart O—Western and Central Pacific Fisheries for Highly Migratory Species
§ 300.210 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.211 Definitions.
§ 300.212 Vessel permit endorsements.
§ 300.213 Vessel information.
§ 300.214 Compliance with laws of other nations.
§ 300.215 Observers.
§ 300.216 Transshipping, bunkering and net sharing.
§ 300.217 Vessel identification.
§ 300.218 Reporting and recordkeeping requirements.
§ 300.219 Vessel monitoring system.
§ 300.220 Confidentiality of information.
§ 300.221 Facilitation of enforcement and inspection.
§ 300.222 Prohibitions.
§ 300.223 Purse seine fishing restrictions.
§ 300.224 Longline fishing restrictions.
§ 300.225 Eastern High Seas Special Management Area.
§ 300.226 Oceanic whitetip shark and silky shark.
§ 300.227 Framework for catch and fishing effort limits.
Subpart P—Vessels on IUU Vessel Lists
§ 300.300 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.301 Definitions.
§ 300.302 Port entry by foreign, listed IUU vessels.
§ 300.303 Port access by foreign, listed IUU vessels.
§ 300.304 Prohibitions.
Subpart Q—International Trade Documentation and Tracking Programs
§ 300.320 Purpose and scope.
§ 300.321 Definitions.
§ 300.322 International Fisheries Trade Permit.
§ 300.323 Reporting and recordkeeping requirements.
§ 300.324 Seafood Traceability Program.
§ 300.325 Prohibitions.
Subpart R—High Seas Fisheries
§ 300.330 Purpose.
§ 300.331 Definitions.
§ 300.332 Issuing offices.
§ 300.333 Vessel permits.
§ 300.334 Fisheries authorized on the high seas.
§ 300.335 Bottom fishing.
§ 300.336 Vessel identification.
§ 300.337 Requirements for Enhanced Mobile Transceiver Units (EMTUs).
§ 300.338 Observers.
§ 300.339 Transshipment on the high seas.
§ 300.340 Prohibitions.
§ 300.341 Reporting.

Authority

16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq., 16 U.S.C. 5501 et seq., 16 U.S.C. 2431 et seq., 31 U.S.C. 9701 et seq.

Source

61 FR 35550, July 5, 1996, unless otherwise noted.

EditorNote

, Nomenclature changes to part 300 appear at 64 FR 44431, Aug. 16, 1999., Nomenclature changes to part 300 appear at 76 FR 59305, Sept. 26, 2011.