June 24, 2024 – June 26, 2024 all-day Pacific/Honolulu Timezone

Monday, June 24, 2024            Council Meeting                                          9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (HST)
Monday, June 24, 2024            Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items      4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (HST)
Monday, June 24, 2024            Fishers Forum                                             6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (HST)
Tuesday, June 25, 2024          Council Meeting                                           9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (HST)
Wednesday, June 26, 2024      Council Meeting                                           9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (HST)

Location: Hybrid meeting for members and public. In-person attendance hosted at Hibiscus Ballroom, Ala Moana Hotel, Honolulu, HI.

To access the Council Plenary Webex (audio & visual) click link below:
Event number: 2632 858 5207
Event password: CM199mtg (26199685 from phones)

199th Council Meeting Agenda
Summary of Action Items
FR Notice
Final 198th CM Minutes

Fishers Forum Flyer
Fishers Forum Agenda

Monday, June 24, 2024
9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. HST

9:00 AM 1             Welcome and Introductions
9:10 AM 2             Approval of the 199th CM Agenda
199th Council Meeting Agenda
02.(4) Public FDCRC Meeting Agenda
9:20 AM 3             Approval of the 198th CM Meeting Minutes
9:30 AM 4             Executive Director’s Report


5           Agency Reports
5.A National Marine Fisheries Service
9:50 AM 5.A.1   Pacific Islands Regional Office
05.A.1(1) 199 CM PIRO Report to Council
10:00 AM 5.A.2   Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
05.A.2(1) PIFSC Report199th Council 152nd SSC
10:10 AM 5.B NOAA Office of General Counsel Pacific Islands Section
5.C Enforcement
10:20 AM 5.C.1   US Coast Guard 
10:30 AM 5.C.2   NOAA Office of Law Enforcement 
10:40 AM 5.C.3   NOAA Office of General Counsel Enforcement Section
10:50 AM 5.D US State Department
11:00 AM 5.E US Fish and Wildlife Service
05.E(1) USFWS WesPac Report 199
11:10 AM 5.F Public Comment
11:20 AM 5.G Council Discussion and Action

 Lunch Break 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

6           Program Planning
1:00 PM 6.A U.S. Seafood and Trade Priorities
6.A.1  Seafood Import Monitoring Program
06.A.1(1) SIMP Report to Congress_Efforts to Prevent Seafood Harvested through IUU fishing
6.A.2  National Seafood Strategy
06.A.2(1) National Seafood Strategy
2:15 PM 6.B MSRA Research Priorities 2025-2029
06.B(1) Pelagic Fisheries Research Priorities
06.B(2) Island Fisheries Research Priorities
2:30 PM 6.C Status of PRIA and NWHI Sanctuary Proposals
06.C(1) WPRFMC Comments on Proposed PMNM Sanctuary
06.C(2) Report of the Public Hearing Sessions for the Proposed National Marine Sanctuary in Papahānaumokuākea
06.C(3) Summary of comments received at public meetings
3:00 PM 6.D CCC Meeting Report
3:15 PM 6.E Regional Communications and Outreach Report
3:30 PM 6.F Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
6.F.1  Advisory Panels
6.F.2  Plan Teams
06.F.2(1) Archipelagic Plan Team May 2024 Meeting Report
6.F.3  Education Committee
6.F.4  Social Science Planning Committee
6.F.5  Fishing Industry Advisory Committee
6.F.6  Scientific & Statistical Committee
6.F.7  Fishery Data Collection and Research Committee
3:50 PM 6.G Public Comment
3:55 PM 6.H Council Discussion and Action

 4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items

 Fishers Forum
6:00 p.m. –  9:00 p.m.
Where are Fish Going?

 Tuesday, June 25, 2024
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

7           American Samoa Archipelago
9:00 AM 7.A Motu Lipoti
07.A(1) American Samoa 199CM Motu Lipoti
9:10 AM 7.B DMWR Report
07.B(1) DMWR Agency Report 199CM
9:20 AM 7.C 2023 AS FEP Annual SAFE Report
9:40 AM 7.D 2023 Pelagic Annual SAFE Report – AS Module
10:10 AM 7.E Marine Conservation Plan – 2024 – 2026 (Action Item)
10:20 AM 7.F Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
7.F.1  American Samoa Advisory Panel
7.F.2  Plan Teams
7.F.3  Fishing Industry Adviosry Committee
7.F.4  Scientific and Statistical Committee
10:30 AM 7.G Public Comment
10:35 AM 7.H Council Discussion and Action

Break 10:45 – 11:00 AM

8           Mariana Archipelago
8.A Guam
11:00 AM 8.A.1  Isla Informe
11:10 AM 8.A.2  DoAg/DAWR Report
11:20 AM 8.A.3  2023 Annual SAFE Report-Guam Module
11:40 AM 8.A.4  Updates on the Guam Bottomfish Rebuilding Plan
11:50 AM 8.B.1  Arongol Falú
12:00 PM 8.B.2  DLNR/DFW Report
12:10 PM 8.B.3  2023 Annual SAFE Report-CNMI Module
12:30 PM 8.B.4  Commercial Bottomfish Permit and Reporting
12:40 PM 8.C Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
8.C.1  Marianas Advisory Panel
8.C.2  Plan Teams
8.C.3  Fishing Industry Advisory Committee
8.C.4  Scientific and Statistical Committee
12:50 PM 8.D Public Comment
1:00 PM 8.E Council Discussion and Action

 Lunch Break 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

9            Hawai‘i Archipelago & Pacific Remote Island Areas (PRIA)
2:00 PM 9.A Moku Pepa
2:15 PM 9.B DLNR/DAR Report
2:25 PM 9.C 2023 Hawaii Archipelago FEP Annual SAFE Report
2:55 PM 9.D MHI Deep 7 Bottomfish
9.D.1 Report of the P* and SEEM Working Group
09.D.1(1) FINAL Report of the MHI Deep 7 Pstar Working Group09.D.1(2) FINAL Report of the MHI Deep 7 SEEM Working Group Meeting
9.D.2 Options for Specifying ACL for 2024-2027 (Initial Action)
09.D.2(1) MHI Deep 7 BF ACL Discussion Doc
3:40 PM 9.E Terms of Reference for Uku Update Stock Assessment
09.E(1) Uku WPSAR TOR
3:50 PM 9.F Hawaii Small-boat Fisheries Project Update
09.F(2) FINAL Report of the Hawaii Small boat survey
4:00 PM 9.G Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
9.G.1 Hawaii Advisory Panel
9.G.2 Plan Teams
9.G.3 Fishing Industry Advisory Committee
9.G.4 Scientific and Statistical Committee
4:15 PM 9.H Public Comment
4:30 PM 9.I Council Discussion and Action

Wednesday, June 26, 2024
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. HST

10       Protected Species
9:00 AM 10.A Overview of False Killer Whale Conservation and Management
9:30 AM 10.B SSLL Turtle Trip Limit Review Report
10.C BiOp Implementation Working Group Report
9:50 AM 10.C.1    Crew Training
10:10 AM 10.C.2    Insular False Killer Whale Overlap Area Monitoring Requirement
10:30 AM 10.D ESA and MMPA Updates
10.D(1) Oceanic Whitetip Shark ESA 4(d) Take Prohibition Proposed Rule
11:00 AM 10.E         Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
10.E.1       Advisory Panel
10.E.2       Plan Teams
10.E.3       Fishing Industry Advisory Committee
10.E.4       Scientific and Statistical Committee
11:10 AM 10.F          Public Comment
11:20 AM 10.G        Council Discussion and Action

Lunch Break 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

11       Pelagic and International
12:30 PM 11.A 2023 Pelagic and PRIA Annual SAFE Report
1:00 PM 11.B International Fisheries
11.B.1     U.S Stakeholder Engagement on South Pacific Albacore
11.B.2     North Pacific Striped Marlin Stock Status under the Pacific Pelagic FEP
11.B.3     U.S. Stakeholder Engagement on North Pacific Striped Marline Rebuilding Plan
11.B.3(1) Stakeholder Summary on WCNPO MLS Rebuilding Analyses
11.B.4     WCPFC Permanent Advisory Committee
1:40 PM 11.C Electronic Technologies Steering Committee Report
2:00 PM 11.D Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
11.D.1    Advisory Panels
11.D.2    Pelagic Plan Team
11.D.3    Fishing Industry Advisory Committee
11.D.4    Scientific & Statistical Committee
2:10 PM 11.E Public Comment
2:20 PM 11.F Council Discussion and Action

Break 2:30 – 2:45 p.m.

12       Administrative Matters
2:45 PM 12.A Financial Reports
2:55 PM 12.B Administrative Reports
3:05 PM 12.C Council Family Changes
3:15 PM 12.D Meetings and Workshops
3:25 PM 12.E Executive and Budget Standing Committee Report
3:35 PM 12.F Public Comment
3:45 PM 12.G Council Discussion and Action


13       Other Business