Task Forces and Working Groups

Science Planning Task Force
Chair: Caird Rexroad, ARS, USDA
caird.rexroadiii@ars.usda.gov

Regulatory Efficiency Task Force
Chair: Michael Rubino, NOAA, DOC
michael.rubino@noaa.gov

The Regulatory Efficiency Task Force has developed an outline which can be downloaded here. This draft outline lays out the components of a Work Plan for a Federal Aquaculture Regulatory Task Force. The proposed goal of this plan is to address the Federal strategic goal of improving regulatory efficiency and predictability for domestic freshwater and marine aquaculture under existing laws and regulations. The public is encouraged to review and comment on the Draft Outline for a Work Plan for a Federal Aquaculture Regulatory Task Force. The SCA will consider and address the comments received before issuing a draft work plan. Public comments will be accepted at Aqua.RegPlan@noaa.gov. Public comment ends November 9, 2019.