New and Proposed Regulations - 2014

Commission's 2014 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 & Trapping Sport Fishing Commercial Fishing Threatened and Endangered Species Other
Continuing from 2013
   
2014

 

 

Department of Fish and Wildlife Rulemakings: Suction Dredge; Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreement Fees; Mountain Lion Carcass Possession; Falconry Fees and Forms; Surety Bond Form; Hunter Education Incentive Tags

Petitions for Regulation Change

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-1028-07
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2015-0309-02s and 2015-0622-04sr
Add Section 662, Title 14, CCR, Petitions for Regulation Change

Tricolored Blackbird

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-1021-03
Petition to List the Tricolored Blackbird as an Endangered Species

Emergency Listing of Tricolored Blackbird

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #n/a
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #Z2014-1219-01E
Amend Section 670.5, Title 14, CCR, Animals of California Declared to be Threatened or Endangered

Name Changes for Endangered, Threatened and Rare Plants

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #n/a
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0820-01N
Amend Section 670.2, Title 14, CCR, Plants of California Declared to be Endangered, Threatened or Rare

Livermore Tarplant

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0829-01, Z2015-0414-01, Z2016-0802-10, and Z2016-1025-02
Petition to List the Livermore Tarplant as an Endangered Species

Hunting Contests

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0819-02
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-1216-02s
Amend Sections 465 and 472, Title 14, CCR, Prohibition of Prizes for Take of Furbearers and Nongame Mammals

Groundfish

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0812-05
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2015-0224-03s
Amend Sections 1.91, 27.20, 27.25, 27.30, 27.35, 27.40, 27.45, 27.50, 27.51, 27.65, 28.26, 28.27, 28.28, 28.29, 28.48, 28.49, 28.54, 28.55, 28.56, 28.58 and 28.90, Title 14, CCR, Recreational Fishing Regulations for Federal Groundfish and Associated Species for Consistency with Federal Rules for 2015 and 2016

Sport Fishing 2015

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0812-07
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2015-0109-01s
Amend Sections 1.45, 2.09, 4.05, 5.00, 5.80, Subsections 7.50(b)(8), (b)(23), (b)(29), (b)(35.5), (b)(45), (b)(50.8), (b)(63), (b)(82), (b)(97), (b)(99), (b)(104), (b)(107), (b)(130), (b)(133), (b)(135), (b)(136), (b)(141), (b)(168), (b)(169), (b)(173), (b)(178), (b)(180), (b)(181), (b)(183), (b)(193), (b)(195.1), (b)(201), and (b)(203.5), Subsections 8.00(a) and (b), and Section 27.90, Title 14, CCR, Inland Sport Fishing Regulations

 

Merced River Sport Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #n/a
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0815-02E
Amend subsection (b)(118) of Section 7.50, Title 14, CCR, Closure of Merced River Due to Low Flow Conditions

Flat-tailed Horned Lizard

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0627-x, Z2015-0224-04, and Z2016-1108-07
Petition to List the Flat-tailed Horned Lizard as an Endangered Species

Authorized Bait Species

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0606-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0829-04S
Amend Sections 200.12, 200.29 and 200.31, Title 14, CCR, Authorized Live Freshwater Bait Species (Tiger Salamander)

Take of Rare Plants

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0606-02
Office of Administrative Law's File ID # 2014-0912-01S
Add Section 786.9, Title 14, CCR, Take of Rare Plants

Commercial Hagfish

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0609-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0916-02s
Add Section 180.6, Title 14, CCR, Hagfish Traps

Herring

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0609-02
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0905-01S
Amend Sections 163 and 164, Title 14, CCR, Harvest of Herring and Harvesting of Herring Eggs

Pacific halibut - Emergency Regulatory Action

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #n/a
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0617-03E
Amend Section28.20, Title 14, CCR, Pacific halibut

Kelp Harvesting Fee

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #n/a
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0506-02N
Amend Section 165, Title 14, CCR, Kelp Harvesting Fee and Application

  • Approved Regulatory Language (PDF)
  • Date Filed with the Office of Administrative Law: May 6, 2014
  • Office of Administrative Law's decision: Approved
  • Date filed with the Secretary of State: May 22, 2014
  • Effective Date of Regulation: May 22, 2014

Upland Game Birds

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0429-05
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0822-07S
Amend Section 300, Title 14, CCR, Upland Game Bird Hunting

Waterfowl

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0429-06
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0822-06S
Amend Section 502, Title 14, CCR, Waterfowl Hunting

Pacific Halibut Sport Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0318-15 and Z2014-0606-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID # n/a
Amend Section 28.20, Title 14, CCR, Pacific halibut sport fishing

Low Flow Closures Due to Drought Conditions

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #n/a
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0213-02E
Amend subsection (e)(2) of Section 7.00, subsections (b)(5) and (b)(155) of Section 7.50, and subsections (a) and (b) of Section 8.00, Title 14, CCR, Low Flow Closures Due to Drought Conditions

Sport Fishing Fees

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #n/a
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0121-01N
Amend Section 701, Title 14, CCR, Sport Fishing Report Cards and Declaration for Multi-day Fishing Trip fee adjustments for 2014

  • Approved Regulatory Language (PDF)
  • Date Filed with the Office of Administrative Law: January 21, 2014
  • Office of Administrative Law's decision: Approved
  • Date filed with the Secretary of State: February 10, 2014
  • Effective Date of Regulation: March 1, 2014

Klamath/Trinity Rivers Sport Fishing

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0121-01
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0523-01S
Amend Subsection (b)(91.1) of Section 7.50, Title 14, CCR, Klamath/Trinity rivers sport fishing

Marine Protected Areas Clean Up

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0114-09
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0703-03s
Amend Section 632, Title 14, CCR, Marine Protected Areas

Mammal Hunting 2014-2015

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0114-08
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0516-01S
Amend Sections 360, 361, 362, 363, and 364, Title 14, CCR, July 1, 2014-June 30, 2015 Mammal Hunting Regulations

Ocean Salmon Fishing - May to November Season

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0107-03
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0422-02s
Amend Subsection 27.80(d), Title 14, CCR, Ocean Salmon Fishing- May-November 2014 Season

Ocean Salmon Fishing - April 2014 Season and Possession Limit

Office of Administrative Law's Notice ID #Z2014-0107-04
Office of Administrative Law's File ID #2014-0324-02s
Amend Subsection 27.80(c), Title 14, CCR, Ocean Salmon Fishing - April 2014 Season
Add Subsection 27.80(e), Title 14, CCR, Ocean Salmon Possession Limit

 

 

Marine Protected Areas Clean Up #2

This rulemaking is tentatively scheduled to be vetted at the July MRC meeting and noticed in December.

Bobcat Protection

This rulemaking is tentatively scheduled to be vetted at the May and September WRC meetings and noticed in December. Mandated through Assembly Bill 1213.

Mammal Hunting 2015-16

This rulemaking is tentatively scheduled to be vetted at the May and September WRC meetings and noticed in December.

Lead Free Ammunition

This rulemaking is tentatively scheduled to be vetted at the January, May and September WRC meetings, and noticed in December. Mandated through Assembly Bill 711.

Falconry Clean Up

This rulemaking is tentatively scheduled to be vetted at the September WRC meeting.

Commercial Crayfish

This rulemaking is tentatively scheduled to be vetted at the September WRC meeting. Mandated through Assembly Bill 165.

Mirage Trail (Magnesia Spring Ecological Reserve)

This rulemaking has not been scheduled. (To implement Assembly Bill 1097.)