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SCHEDULE


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Jan - Apr 2015  

Internal review of action plans and status report; identify major update needs; finalize detailed update process (March/April: Condition Report Update done); Lay out process for SAC (Start work on known regulatory changes). Adjust Staff Performance Plans.

April SAC meeting: process schedule, implementation status report and draft list of update issues

May - Aug 2015  

Finalize staff assessment of issues (w/ description of needed regulatory changes):

  • June 19: Joint SAC meeting, MPR/Condition Report updates and process schedule
  • July 21: Issue Condition Report summary
  • Aug 19: Joint GF-MB SAC (Half Moon Bay): Report on Implementation Status and Focus of Update Efforts

Aug - Oct 2015  

Prepare for and conduct scoping (all meetings will be from 6PM to 8PM):


Nov - Dec 2015   Prepare findings report (synthesis of scoping comments)

Nov 2015 - May 2016  

Synthesis Report/Findings; prioritization - Draft work plan

Create any needed SAC working groups

Staff writing and Working Groups; June SAC Meeting

Jun 2016 - May 2017   Writing draft updated plan with revised regulations; write Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS)/draft rule

End of May 2017   Issue Draft Plan (with regulations changes) and DEIS start 60 day public comment

End of July 2017   Comment period closes on draft plan and DEIS

Aug 2017 - Dec 2017   Prepare Final Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement and Rule

January 2018   Issue Final Rule
URL: http://montereybay.noaa.gov/intro/mp/2015review/schedule.html    Reviewed: October 02, 2015
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