New and Proposed Regulations - 2013

Regulatory changes which began the rulemaking process in 2013 are posted on this page.

     Commission's 2013 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, Suite 1320, Sacramento, CA 95814.

Hunting Sport Fishing Commercial Fishing Threatened and Endangered Species Other

Commercial Fishing Fee Adjustments for 2013/2014

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #: Not applicable
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-1105-01N
Amend Section 705, Title 14, CCR, Commercial Fishing Applications, Permits, Tags and Fees

Market Squid

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-1126-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID 2014-0409-04s
Amend Section 149 and subsection (a) of Section 149.1, Title 14, CCR, Commercial Taking of Market Squid

Public Use of Department Lands

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-1113-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #pending
Amend Sections 550, 551, 552, 630 and 703, add Section 550.5 and repeal Section 553, Title 14, CCR - Pubic Use of Department of Fish and Wildlife Lands (Wildlife Areas and Ecological Reserves)

Enhancement and Management of Fish, Wildlife and Habitat on Private Lands

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-1015-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0203-01S
Amend Section 601 and subsection 702(a)(1), Title 14, CCR, Enhancement and Management of Fish and Wildlife and Their Habitat on Private Lands; Hunting Applications, Tags, Seals, Permits, Reservations and Fees

Waters with Special Fishing Regulations

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0828-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-1210-04s
Repeal subsection (b)(53.8), amend subsections (b)(63), (b)(115), and (b)(187),
and add subsections (b)(195.1) and (b)(205.5) of Section 7.50, Title 14, CCR, Alphabetical List of Waters with Special Fishing Regulations

Commercial Harvest of Kelp

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0816-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-1205-01s
Amend subsections (a), (b), and (c) of Section 165, Title 14, CCR, Harvest of Kelp;
and Section 165.5, Title 14, CCR, Lease of Kelp Beds

Sturgeon Tags

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0716-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-1108-03s
Amend Sections 5.79 and 27.92, Title 14, CCR, White Sturgeon Report Card and Tagging Requirements

Herring

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0611-08
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0918-01S
Amend Sections 163 and 164, Title 14, CCR, Harvest of Herring and Herring Eggs

Upland Game Birds

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0611-09
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0827-05s
Amend Section 300, Title 14, CCR, Upland Game Bird Hunting

Upland Game Bird Stamp

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0611-10
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0827-04s
Amend Section 313, Title 14, CCR, Upland Game Bird Stamp

Waterfowl

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0611-11
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0828-02s
Amend Section 502, Title 14, CCR, Waterfowl Hunting

State Duck Stamp

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0611-12
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0828-03s
Amend Section 510, Title 14, CCR, State Duck Stamp

Abalone

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0430-05
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-1015-07s
Amend Section 29.15, Title 14, CCR, Abalone Sport Fishing

Depredation Permit Application

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0423-07
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0821-02s
Amend Section 401, Title 14, CCR, Depredation Permit Application;
and Repeal Section 480, Title 14, CCR, Bobcat Depredation

Commercial Fishing Records

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0423-06
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0829-02s
Amend Sections 190 and 195, Title 14, CCR, Commercial Fishing Activity Reports and Log Books

Meeting Procedures

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0423-05
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0716-01s and 2013-1011-01sr
Adopt Section 665, Title 14, CCR, Meeting Procedures

Use of Dogs

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #: Not applicable
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013- 0123-02N
Amend Sections 265, 365, 366, 478, 708.12 and 708.16, Title 14, CCR, Use of Dogs for the Pursuit/Take of Mammals or for Dog Training

 

Permits to Take Fully Protected Animals

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #: Not applicable
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013- 0123-03N
Amend Subsections (e) and (f) of Section 670.7, Title 14, CCR, Permits to Take Fully Protected Animals for Scientific Purposes

 

Klamath/Trinity Rivers Sport Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0212-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0514-03s
Amend Subsections 7.50(b)(91.1), Title 14, CCR, Klamath/Trinity Rivers Sport Fishing

Sport Fishing Report Cards

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2013-0108-07
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0315-05S
Amend Sections 1.74 and 701, Title 14, CCR, Sport Fishing Report Card Requirements and Fees

Mammal Hunting

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1221-02
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0516-01s
Amend Sections 354, 360, 361, 362, 363, 364, and 708.9, Title 14, CCR. Mammal Hunting Regulations

Ocean Salmon Fishing - May to November Season

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1218-06
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2012-0422-01s
Amend Subsection 27.80(d), Title 14, CCR, Ocean Salmon Fishing- May-November Season

Ocean Salmon Fishing - April Season

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2012-1218-05
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2013-0320-01S
Amend Subsection 27.80(c), Title 14, CCR, Ocean Salmon Fishing- April Season