New and Proposed Regulations - 2012

Regulatory changes which begin the rulemaking process in 2012 will be posted on this page.

     Commission's 2012 anticipated rulemaking calendar (PDF).

The California Fish and Game Commission is considering the following changes to Title 14 of the California Code of Regulations. A business or a person submitting a comment to a proposed regulation or proposed amendment or repeal of a regulation has the right to request a copy of the final statement of reasons. Copies of the final statements of reasons will be available on this web page as they are prepared. Requests may also be submitted to the California Fish and Game Commission, 1416 Ninth Street, Room 1320, Sacramento, CA 95814.

Hunting Sport Fishing Commercial Fishing Threatened and Endangered Species Other

Falconry

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1204-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0426-03S
Amend Section 670 and Repeal Section 678, Title 14, CCR, Practice of Falconry

Townsend's Big-Eared Bat

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1120-01, and 2013-1217-01
Petition to List the Townsend's Big-Eared Bat as a Threatened or Endangered Species

Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1016-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0116-01s
Amend Section 670.5, Title 14, CCR, Add Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog to the List of Threatened and Endangered Species

Recreational Groundfish Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1005-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0104-01s
Amend Sections 27.25, 27.30, 27.35, 27.45, 27.50, 27.65, 28.26, 28.27, 28.28, 28.29, 28.49, 28.54, 28.55, 28.56, and 28.58, Title 14, CCR, Recreational Groundfish Fishing for 2013-2014

Clear Lake Hitch

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1002-01 and Z2013-0311-12
Petition to List the Clear Lake Hitch as a Threatened Species

Northern Spotted Owl

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0924-01, and 2013-1217-03
Petition to List the Northern Spotted Owl as a Threatened or Endangered Species

White Shark

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0829-01, 2013-0219-07
Petition to List the White Shark as a Threatened or Endangered Species

Sage Grouse EMERGENCY Regulations

Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0828-02E  
Amend Section 300, Title 14, CCR, Upland Game Hunting-Sage Grouse Permits, Emergency Regulations

Sport Fishing Regulations

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0717-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-1113-01s
Amend Sections 1.77, 2.25, 2.30, 4.20, 5.00, 5.05, 5.10, 5.40, 5.60, 5.80, 5.81, 7.00, 7.50, 8.00, 27.85, 27.90, 27.91, 28.90, 28.95, and 701; and Add Sections 1.45 and 5.91, Title 14, CCR, Sport Fishing Regulations

Commercial Herring

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0626-02
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-1025-02s
Amend Sections163 and 164, Title 14, CCR, Commercial Herring Fishery

Upland Game Hunting

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0605-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0829-01s
Amend Section 300, Title 14, CCR, Upland Game Hunting

 

Blue Cavern State Marine Conservation Area

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0529-12
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0907-01c
Amend Section 632, Title 14, CCR, Blue Cavern State Marine Conservation Area

Kelp Bass, Barred Sand Bass and Spotted Sand Bass

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0529-12
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-1126-04s
Amend Sections 27.65 and 28.30, Title 14, CCR, Kelp Bass, Barred Sand Bass and Spotted Sand Bass Sport Fishing

 

Migratory Game Bird (Waterfowl) Hunting

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0420-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0824-01s
Amend Section 502, Title 14, CCR, Waterfowl, Migratory; American Coot; and Common Moorhen (Common Gallinule)

Permits for Restricted Species and Inspection of Facilities

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0417-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0720-02S
Amend Section 671.1 and Add Section 671.8, Title 14, CCR, Permits for Restricted Species and Inspection of Facilities

Blue Cavern SMCA EMERGENCY Regulations

Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0420-02E
Section 632, Title 14, CCR, Blue Cavern State Marine Conservation Area, Emergency Regulations

Gray Wolf

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0403-04 and Z2012-1018-02
Petition to List the Gray Wolf as an Endangered Species

Election of Commission Officers

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0326-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0525-05S
Repeal Section 660, Title 14, CCR, Election of Commission Officers

Marine Protected Areas (North Coast)

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0313-07
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-1005-02s
Amend Section 632, Title 14, CCR, Marine Protected Areas

Klamath-Trinity Rivers Salmon Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0214-07
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0503-03s
Amend Section 7.50, Title 14, CCR, Klamath-Trinity Rivers Salmon Fishing

Central Valley Salmon Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0214-06
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0427-03s
Amend Section 7.50, Title 14, CCR, Central Valley Salmon Fishing

 

Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishing - May to November Season

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-0131-06
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0425-02s
Amend Section 27.80, Title 14, CCR, Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishing - May to November Season

 

Abalone- Re-adoption of EMERGENCY Regulations

Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0215-03EE
Section 29.15, Title 14, CCR, Abalone - Re-adoption of Emergency Regulations

Recreational and Commercial Greenling Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2011-1227-04
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0326-01S
Amend Sections 28.29, 52.10 and 150.16, Title 14, CCR, Recreational and Commercial Take of Greenling

Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishing - Early Season

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2011-1227-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0315-01S
Amend Section 27.80, Title 14, CCR, Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishing - Early Season

 

Mammal Hunting

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2011-1220-02
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0501-01s
Amend Sections 360, 361, 362, 363, 364, 365 and 708.12, Title 14, CCR. Mammal Hunting Regulations