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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

9:30 a.m. Introductions and Announcements (Council Chairman Terry Stockwell)

9:35 Reports on Recent ActivitiesCouncil Chairman, Executive Director, Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office Regional Administrator, NOAA General Counsel, Northeast Fisheries Science Center and Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council liaisons, and representatives of the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, U.S. Coast Guard and NOAA Enforcement

11:30 Report on the Recent Meetings of the Northeast Region Coordinating Council and the Council Coordination Committee

11:45 Open Period for Public Comments

12:15 p.m. Lunch Break

1:15 Ecosystem-based Fisheries Management (EBFM) Committee Report

2:15 Highly Migratory Species Reports

3:15 Risk Policy Working Group Report

4:00 Magnuson-Stevens Act Reauthorization

5:45 Meeting Adjournment

6:30 Listening Session on NOAA Fisheries Plans to Develop a National Policy for Recreational Fishing

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

8:30 a.m. Electronic Monitoring Onboard Fishing Vessels

10:00 Groundfish Committee Report

t12:00 p.m. Lunch Break

1:00 Groundfish Committee Report – continued

6:00-7:30 Habitat Listening Session

Thursday, June 19, 2014

8:30 a.m. Omnibus Vessel Baseline Amendment

9:15 Scallop Committee Report

12:30 p.m. Lunch Break

1:30 Scallop Committee Report – to be continued if necessary

2:30 Request for Emergency Action for the Atlantic Herring Fishery

3:30 Other Business