Section 1 is amended by adding the following definition: "night" means the period beginning 30 minutes after sunset and ending 30 minutes before sunrise the following day; (« nuit ») 3. Description: o Enacted to provide financial and technical assistance to states for the development and implementation of conservation plans and programs for nongame fish and wildlife. Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (16 U.S.C. § 742a) of the United States of America establishes "a comprehensive national fish, shellfish, and wildlife resources policy with emphasis on the commercial fishing industry but also with a direction to administer the Act with regard to the inherent right of every citizen and resident to fish for pleasure, enjoyment, and betterment and to maintain and increase public opportunities for recreational use of fish and wildlife resources. Included in the legislation was a new discharge permit program, called the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES), which replaced the Refuse Act permit program. informational resource until the Administrative Committee of the Federal documents in the last year, 949 We provide this notice under section 10(c) of the ESA and its implementing regulations (50 CFR 17.22 and 17.32) and the National Environmental Policy Act (42 U.S.C. More information and documentation can be found in our Kawailoa Wind Draft Habitat Conservation Plan Amendment 1 INTRODUCTION AND PROJECT OVERVIEW 1.1 Summary Kawailoa Wind, LLC (Kawailoa Wind) was issued an incidental take permit (ITP) from the U.S. Under a No Action alternative, the Service would not issue the requested amended ITP, and applicant either would not continue with the construction, operation, and maintenance of Concordia University or would conduct those activities in a manner that avoids incidental take. the official SGML-based PDF version on govinfo.gov, those relying on it for Section 12 is replaced with the following: Night hunting prohibited 12(1) 2. U.S. Mail: Mr. Adam Zerrenner, Austin Ecological Services Field Office, 10711 Burnet Road, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78758-4460; telephone 512-490-0057; fax 512-490-0974. legal research should verify their results against an official edition of This repetition of headings to form internal navigation links 93–271, approved April 22, 1974 (88 Stat. 12/17/2020, 385 Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (ch. Learn about the principal amendments made in 1978, 1982, 1988, and 2004. Amendment to two regulations under the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act, 1997 to extend and expand the Black Bear Pilot Project in parts of northern and central Ontario for an additional five years and to regulate the baiting of black bears. Congress enacted significant amendments in 1978, 1982, and 1988, while keeping the overall framework of the ESA essentially unchanged. Each document posted on the site includes a link to the The funding levels in the present ESA were authorized through Fiscal Year 1992. This document has been published in the Federal Register. 1 - Short Title 2 - Interpretation and Application 2.1 - Her Majesty 3 - Powers, Duties and Functions of the Minister 5 - Agreements 8 - Endangered Wildlife 9 - Acquisition of Lands 10 - General 13 - Offences and Punishment 19 - Ticketable Offences Related Information. 905) added to the 1956 Act a new section 13 (16 U.S.C. on and its implementing regulations prohibit the “take” of animal species listed as endangered or threatened. Concordia University applied for an amendment to their existing HCP and incidental take permit (ITP) under the Endangered Species Act (16 U.S.C. Congress has annually appropriated funds since that time. For complete information about, and access to, our official publications Passed the House on April 27, 1956 ( 388-19) Signed into law by President Dwight Eisenhower on August 15, 1956. [7], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Fish_and_Wildlife_Act&oldid=976817282, United States federal environmental legislation, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 5 September 2020, at 06:30. 1503 & 1507. The Endangered Species Act Amendments of 2020 ( S. 4589 ), introduced on Sept. 16, is the final version of a discussion draft released by the bill’s sponsor, Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo. Pub.L. Document page views are updated periodically throughout the day and are cumulative counts for this document. IV, October 3, 1970 (84 Stat. Current version: in force since Jul 1, 2020 In your comments, please reference Concordia University HCP and ITP Amendment (TE-827597-4). Take is defined under the ESA as to “harass, harm, pursue, hunt, shoot, wound, kill, trap, capture, or collect listed animal species, or to attempt to engage in such conduct” (16 U.S.C. documents in the last year, 1446 The Act requires the Council to call for recommendations to amend the program at least every five years prior to the Council’s review of its regional electric power and conservation plan. In response, Congress passed the Solid Waste Disposal Act in 1965 as part of the amendments to the Clean Air Act. 742c), approved October 19, 1984, extended until December 1, 1986, the authority and authorization of appropriations for the volunteer programs under the Act. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and an incidental take license (ITL) from the Hawaii Department of Land and It also established a Senior Volunteer Corps for people over 50. documents in the last year, by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration The deadline … corresponding official PDF file on govinfo.gov. This amendment also specified qualifications of the Director of the Service and established method of appointment. The ITP would cover “take” of the covered species associated with construction, operation, and maintenance of Concordia University within the permit area. 98–498 (98 Stat. ), more than two years ago. Regional Director, Southwest Region, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Concordia University has applied to the U.S. The proposed action involves the issuance of an amended ITP by the Service for the covered activities in the permit area, under section 10(a)(1)(B) of the ESA. (See Clean Water Act.) The President of the United States communicates information on holidays, commemorations, special observances, trade, and policy through Proclamations. Purpose of Act 2. Register documents. To ensure consideration, written comments must be received or postmarked on or before January 14, 2021. Back to Top. Until the ACFR grants it official status, the XML If all necessary requirements are met, we will issue the ITP to the applicant. This table of contents is a navigational tool, processed from the Submitting Comments: Regarding any of the three documents available for review, you may submit written comments by one of the following methods. edition of the Federal Register. The Lacey Act of 1900, or simply the Lacey Act (16 U.S.C. Through this notice we also announce the availability of a draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA; 42 U.S.C. This statute replaces RSNB 1973, c F-15, RSNB 1973, c G-1. 1119, 16 U.S.C. to the courts under 44 U.S.C. documents in the last year, by the Federal Communications Commission of the issuing agency. documents in the last year, 10 12/17/2020, 143 Regulations governing such take of endangered and threatened species, respectively, are found in the Code of Federal Regulations at 50 CFR 17.22 and 50 CFR 17.32. The original Act authorized $5 million for each of Fiscal Years 1982 through 1985, for grants for development and implementation of comprehensive State nongame fish and wildlife plans and for administration of the Act. It confirmed the position of Commissioner of Fish and Wildlife and a United States Fish and Wildlife Service in the Department of the Interior, and established a Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife and a Bureau of Commercial Fisheries. While you can request in your comment that we withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. documents in the last year, 355 This PDF is The President of the United States manages the operations of the Executive branch of Government through Executive orders. This may cause some versions to contain changes that did not occur exactly at the displayed dates. 12/14/2020 at 8:45 am. International/National: National. should verify the contents of the documents against a final, official publication in the future. documents in the last year, 314 Petitioner Services contend that allowing the disclosure of the draft opinions, which were not final, would defeat the purpose of the deliberative process privilege enshrined in Exemption 5 of FOIA. 2310; 16 U.S.C. the Federal Register. Short title 1. DRAFT AMENDMENT TO THE PRESIDENTE RIVERA 1996 RESTORATION PLAN . documents in the last year. on FederalRegister.gov on We invite you to try out our new beta eCFR site at https://ecfr.federalregister.gov. A Notice by the Fish and Wildlife Service on 12/15/2020, This document has a comment period that ends in 28 days. In May 2018 the Council issued a call for program amendment recommendations. documents in the last year, by the Homeland Security Department and the Executive Office for Immigration Review We, the U.S. The requested amended ITP, if granted, would authorize incidental take of the Jollyville Plateau salamander, in addition to the already existing ITP for golden-cheeked warbler. In this Issue, Documents Fish and Wildlife Service These tools are designed to help you understand the official document Table of Contents. The legislation would increase the role of … The Wildlife Act is amended by this Act. on We will use the results of this consultation, in combination with the above findings, in our final analysis to determine whether to issue an ITP. 12/17/2020, 42 that agencies use to create their documents. This Act may be cited as the Wild Life Act.. RSN1970 c400 s1. 4321 et seq.) It also requires fishing vessels to be reconstructed or reconditioned in the United States in order to receive funds.[5]. Before including your address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment—including your personal identifying information—may be made publicly available at any time. The Council this month began a year-and-a-half long process to revise its Columbia River Basin Fish and Wildlife Program, which directs more than $250 million a year to address the impacts of hydropower dams on fish and wildlife. 12/17/2020, 206 Reorganization Plan No. The documents posted on this site are XML renditions of published Federal documents in the last year, 1476 About the Federal Register on 92). Power Act. documents in the last year, 23 documents in the last year, 65 documents in the last year, 28 Amendments Not In Force; Regulations made under this Act 1036, 70 Stat. 480) and subsequently amended by Pub.L. §§ 3371 – 3378) is a conservation law in the United States that prohibits trade in wildlife, fish, and plants that have been illegally taken, possessed, transported, or sold. While every effort has been made to ensure that We will evaluate the EA, HCP, and comments we receive, to determine whether the ITP application meets the requirements of section 10(a) of the ESA (16 U.S.C. Fish and Wildlife Service for an amended incidental take permit (ITP) under the Endangered Species Act. Internet: The dEA and HCP: You may obtain electronic copies of these documents at http://www.fws.gov/​southwest/​es/​AustinTexas/​. documents in the last year, 35 March . establishing the XML-based Federal Register as an ACFR-sanctioned documents in the last year, by the Fish and Wildlife Service Fish and Wildlife Service has made publicly available draft revisions for 21 recovery plans that provide a recovery roadmap for 25 federally protected species. Draft Year/Amendment Years: 1980; 1982, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992. that would add authorization for incidental take of the Jollyville Plateau salamander (Eurycea tonkawae) to the already permitted incidental take of golden-cheeked warbler (Setophaga chrysoparia). Adam Zerrenner Field Supervisor, by mail at U.S. The purpose of this Act is to provide for the regulation of the captive hunting of animals without affecting the division of responsibilities within the Government of Manitoba relating to the regulation of animals and activities involving animals. Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; 26 Draft Recovery Plan Amendments for 42 Species Across the United States A Notice by the Fish and Wildlife Service on 01/31/2019 This document was corrected by a document published on 02/05/2019. Therefore, the applicant would not implement the conservation measures described in the HCP. [3], Pub.L. We have considered one alternative to the proposed action as part of this process: No Action. documents in the last year, 639 Fish and Wildlife Service, 500 Gold Avenue SW., Room 6034, Albuquerque, NM 87201. Register, and does not replace the official print version or the official 12/17/2020, 876 Fish and Wildlife Service for an amended incidental take permit (ITP) under the Endangered Species Act. Notice of availability; request for public comments. "[1] Among other things, it directs a program of continuing research, extension, and information services on fish and wildlife matters, both domestically and internationally. A 2013 amendment to the bill extended through FY2017 "the authorization of appropriations for volunteer services for programs conducted by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service or the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), community partnership projects for national wildlife refuges, and refuge education programs". Pub.L. [4], Pub.L. New Documents Canada Wildlife Act. This site displays a prototype of a “Web 2.0” version of the daily Counts are subject to sampling, reprocessing and revision (up or down) throughout the day. 92–502, approved October 28, 1972 (86 Stat. daily Federal Register on FederalRegister.gov will remain an unofficial Fish and Wildlife Service under a variety of laws without comprehensive legislation spelling out how it ought to be managed and used by the public. developer tools pages. Federal Register. 2020-27582 Filed 12-14-20; 8:45 am], updated on 8:45 AM on Thursday, December 17, 2020. The Public Inspection page We provide this notice to seek comments from the public and Federal, Tribal, State, and local governments. on documents in the last year, by the Education Department, the Homeland Security Department, the Agriculture Department, the Agency for International Development, the Housing and Urban Development Department, the Justice Department, the Labor Department, the Veterans Affairs Department, and the Health and Human Services Department 2090), abolished the Bureau of Commercial Fisheries and transferred functions related to commercial fisheries and marine sport fisheries, except Great Lakes fishery research and certain other fishery related activities, to the Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. on Draft Year/Amendment Years: 1980; 1982, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992 International/National: National Description: - Enacted to provide financial and technical assistance to states for the development and implementation of conservation plans and programs for nongame fish and wildlife The terms of the HCP and ITP will also ensure that incidental take will not appreciably reduce the likelihood of Start Printed Page 81216the survival and recovery of the species in the wild. documents in the last year, 110 742j-1), which is commonly referred to as the Airborne Hunting Act or Shooting from Aircraft Act. Title: Amendments to Ontario Regulation 663/98 (Area Descriptions), Ontario Regulation 665/98 (Hunting), Ontario Regulation 666/98 (Possession, Buying and Selling of Wildlife), and Ontario Regulation 670/98 (Open Seasons) under the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act, 1997 to streamline and modernize the management of small game and furbearer wildlife species in Ontario are not part of the published document itself. (01/14/2021) electronic version on GPO’s govinfo.gov. We will also evaluate whether issuance of an ESA section 10(a)(1)(B) permit would comply with section 7 of the ESA by conducting an intra-Service section 7 consultation. Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 (ch. by the Federal Housing Finance Agency and the Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight Office Section 9 of the ESA (16 U.S.C. … All submissions from organizations or businesses, and from individuals identifying themselves as representatives or officials of organizations or businesses, will be made available for public disclosure in their entirety. Eating Our Wildlife – Credence Institute; In February of this year, the Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Thoko Didiza, proposed an amendment to the Meat Safety Act to include a number of wild animals, including lions, rhinos and elephants. that evaluates the impacts on the human environment associated with the proposed amendment. Workplan: This task is called for under Objective 2 (Promote regional fish and wildlife recovery – implement Program and adopt new Fish and Wildlife amendments), Action B (Develop and complete 2014 program amendments) of the Council’s Annual Workplan for 2014. 6.6 (1) Sections 3, 82 (4), 89, 93, 94 (1), 95 and 107 (2) apply in relation to controlled alien species as if those species were wildlife. 2020 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection U.S. [FR Doc. This feature is not available for this document. 105–242 (text) (pdf) (112 Stat. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), make available a draft environmental assessment (dEA) under the National Environmental Policy Act for the Habitat Conservation Plan for an Endangered Species Act Section 10(a)(1)(B) Incidental Take Permit for the Golden-cheeked Warbler Previously Associated with the 440-acre Schlumberger Property to Include Incidental Take of the Jollyville Plateau Salamander Due to Activities Associated with the Construction, Operation, and Maintenance of Concordia University Texas, in Travis County, Texas. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format. better and aid in comparing the online edition to the print edition. 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