§ 665.1 Purpose and scope
§ 665.2 Relation to other laws
§ 665.3 Licensing and registration
§ 665.4 Annual catch limits
§ 665.12 Definitions
§ 665.13 Permits and fees
§ 665.14 Reporting and recordkeeping
§ 665.15 Prohibitions
§ 665.16 Vessel identification
§ 665.17 Experimental fishing
§ 665.18 Framework adjustments to management measures
§ 665.19 Vessel monitoring system
§ 665.20 v2 Western Pacific Community Development Program

Terms Used In CFR > Title 50 > Chapter VI > Part 665 > Subpart A

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • Circle hook: means a fishing hook with the point turned perpendicularly back towards the shank. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Commercial fishing: means fishing in which the fish harvested, either in whole or in part, are intended to enter commerce or enter commerce through sale, barter, or trade. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Council: means the Western Pacific Fishery Management Council. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Customary exchange: means the non-market exchange of marine resources between fishermen and community residents, including family and friends of community residents, for goods, and/or services for cultural, social, or religious reasons. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Dead coral: means any precious coral that no longer has any live coral polyps or tissue. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • EFP: means an experimental fishing permit. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Fishing trip: means a period of time during which fishing is conducted, beginning when the vessel leaves port and ending when the vessel lands fish. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Fishing year: means the year beginning at 0001 local time on January 1 and ending at 2400 local time on December 31, with the exception of fishing for Deep 7 bottomfish and any precious coral MUS. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Freeboard: means the straight line vertical distance between a vessel's working deck and the sea surface. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Hawaiian Archipelago: means the Main and Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, including Midway Atoll. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Live coral: means any precious coral that has live coral polyps or tissue. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Mariana Archipelago: means Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Offload: means to remove MUS or ECS from a vessel. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Protected species: means an animal protected under the MMPA, as amended, listed under the ESA, as amended, or subject to the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, as amended. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Receiving vessel: means a vessel that receives fish or fish products from a fishing vessel, and with regard to a vessel holding a permit under §665. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Recreational fishing: means fishing conducted for sport or pleasure, including charter fishing. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Regional Administrator: means Regional Administrator, Pacific Islands Region, NMFS (see Table 1 of §600. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Special permit: means a permit issued to allow fishing for coral reef ECS in low-use MPAs or with any gear not specifically allowed under §665. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • SSC: means the Scientific and Statistical Committee of the Western Pacific Fishery Management Council. See 50 CFR 665.12
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.