Draft

Framework 63 proposes: (1) 2022 total allowable catches for U.S./Canada shared resources on Georges Bank; (2) 2022-2023 specifications for Georges Bank yellowtail flounder; (3) 2022-2024 specifications for Georges Bank cod and Gulf of Maine cod; (4) possible adjustment of 2022 specifications for Georges Bank and Gulf of Maine haddock; (5) adjustment of 2022 specifications for white hake based on the rebuilding plan; (6) additional measures to promote stock rebuilding; and (7) alternatives for setting groundfish default specifications.