Enforcement Committee/Vessel Monitoring System Overview

The Enforcement/VMS Committee is a standing committee of the Council that meets as needed to review and comment on the enforceability aspects of management measures proposed by other committees. It also discusses general enforcement policies and priorities. Representatives from the NOAA Office of Law Enforcement, the U.S. Coast Guard, NOAA General Counsel, and state marine enforcement agencies serve on the committee along with designated Council members.

Past Meetings