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|A. Call to Order|
|B. Open Comment Period|
|B1||Comment Now||Comments on Non-Agenda Items|
|C. Administrative Matters|
|C1||Comment Now||Council Coordination Committee (CCC) Meeting Update|
|C2||Comment Now||Council and Process Efficiencies|
|C3||Comment Now||Marine Planning Update|
|C4||Comment Now||Legislative Matters|
|C5||Comment Now||Fiscal Matters|
|C6||Comment Now||Approval of Council Meeting Records|
|C7||Comment Now||Membership Appointments and Council Operating Procedures|
|C8||Comment Now||Future Council Meeting Agenda and Workload Planning|
|D. Habitat Issues|
|D1||Comment Now||Current Habitat Issues|
|E. Pacific Halibut Management|
|E1||Comment Now||Long-Term Catch Sharing Plan and Regulation Changes - Scoping|
|F. Ecosystem Management|
|F1||Comment Now||Fishery Ecosystem Plan Initiative 4 - Ecosystem Workgroup Update|
|G. Coastal Pelagic Species Management|
|G1||Comment Now||National Marine Fisheries Service Report|
|G2||Comment Now||Mackerel Assessment and Biennial Management Measures – Final Action|
|G3||Comment Now||Essential Fish Habitat Amendment - Final Action|
|H. Groundfish Management|
|H1||Comment Now||National Marine Fisheries Service Report|
|H2||Comment Now||Sablefish Gear Switching - Initial Preliminary Preferred Alternative|
|H3||Comment Now||Amendment 31 Stock Definitions - Final Action|
|H4||Comment Now||Limited Entry Fixed Gear Follow On Actions and Fixed Gear Marking - Scoping|
|H5||Comment Now||Electronic Monitoring Implementation Update|
|H6||Comment Now||Endangered Species Workshop Report|
|H7||Comment Now||2025-2026 Harvest Specifications and Management Measures Planning|
|H8||Comment Now||Inseason Management – Final Action|
|I. Salmon Management|
|I1||Comment Now||Sacramento River Fall Chinook and Klamath River Fall Chinook Conservation Objectives - Scoping|
|J. Highly Migratory Species Management|
|J1||Comment Now||National Marine Fisheries Service Report|
|J2||Comment Now||International Management Activities|
|J3||Comment Now||Exempted Fishing Permits - Preliminary|
|J4||Comment Now||Drift Gillnet Bycatch Performance Report|
|J5||Comment Now||Swordfish Fishery Management Workshop - Scoping|