Current Proposals

The Federal Subsistence Board invites comments on proposed changes to the Federal Subsistence fishing regulations for the 2019-2021 regulatory years, and on proposed changes to nonrural determinations. 


2019-2021 Fisheries and Nonrural Determinations Proposals book (PDF)

Please reference the proposal number in your comments.

You may submit your comments by:


Federal Subsistence Board
Attn: Theo Matuskowitz
Office of Subsistence Management
1011 East Tudor Road, Mail Stop 121
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-6199

Fax: (907) 786-3898


All comments received by June 29, 2018 will be included in the meeting materials for the appropriate Subsistence Regional Advisory Councils to discuss at their fall meetings.
*Comments received after June 29, 2018 will be forwarded to the Federal Subsistence Board for their consideration; however, they will not be included in Fall 2018 Regional Advisory Council meeting materials, or in any proposal analysis. 
After December 31, 2018, anyone wishing to provide written comments may do so only by delivering comments directly to the Federal Subsistence Board at its regulatory meeting scheduled to begin on January 29, 2019. The commenter must include 30 copies of their written comments for distribution at the meeting. No written comments will otherwise be accepted after that deadline.

Fish and Shellfish Proposed Rule in Federal Register, March 23, 2018