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The Commission invites the public to submit requests for 2015 regulatory changes (season length, clearances in Area 4, logbook reporting measures, etc.) or management actions for review at the Annual Meeting. The deadline date for submission is October 31, 2014. The Commission will not guarantee consideration of proposals received after this date. The submission form can be downloaded using the link below or can be requested by calling the Commission offices at (206) 634-1838. A summary of all proposals will be posted on the IPHC website when available.

Completed forms can be submitted by:

FAX: (206) 632-2983

Mail: 2320 W. Commodore Way, Suite 300, Seattle, WA 98199-1287, U.S.A.

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Proposals submitted to date

Number TopicSubmitted byReceived

Establish a maximum size limit for Pacific Halibut that are to be caught and retained.

KC Dochtermann October 20, 2014

Retainment of first 29" or less fish.

James Howe October 31, 2014

Late Proposals


Review size limit of 30 inches for the commercial fishery

Fishing Vessel Owners' Association December 8, 2014

Area 3A sport charter fishing comments

Ninilchik Saltwater Charters December 20, 2014

AK sport size limit comments

David Marsh December 21, 2014

Industry Features

Commercial Fishery

Commercial Feature

Commercial halibut fishery updates from Alaska, British Columbia, and the U.S. West Coast.

Sport Fishery

Sport Feature

Sport fishing information from Alaska, British Columbia, and the U.S. West Coast.

Advisory Bodies

Advisory Bodies Feature

The IPHC maintains an auxilary website for its Advisory Bodies at iphc.info.