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Code of Federal Regulations. Title 50. Wildlife and Fisheries. Chapter I. United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior. Subchapter B. Taking, Possession, Transportation, Sale, Purchase, Barter, Exportation, and Importation of Wildlife and Plants. Part 13. General Permit Procedures. Subpart A. Introduction. 13.4 Emergency variation from requirements.

Country of Origin: United States of America

Agency of Origin: United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Department of the Interior

National Citation: 50 C.F.R. 13.4

Agency Citation:

Printable Version 67 FR 12824

Last checked by Web Center Staff: 06/2013

Summary:   This regulation provides that the Director of the USFWS may approve variations from the permit requirements if an emergency exists and it does not hinder the administration of other regulations.
Material in Full:

The Director may approve variations from the requirements of this part when he finds that an emergency exists and that the proposed variations will not hinder effective administration of this Subchapter B, and will not be unlawful.

SOURCE: 39 FR 1161, Jan. 4, 1974; 50 FR 52889, Dec. 26, 1985; 54 FR 4031, Jan. 27, 1989; 54 FR 38147, Sept. 14, 1989; 61 FR 31867, June 21, 1996; 69 FR 24092, May 3, 2004; 70 FR 18317, April 11, 2005, unless otherwise noted.

AUTHORITY: 16 U.S.C. 668a, 704, 712, 742j-l, 1374(g), 1382, 1538(d), 1539, 1540(f), 3374, 4901–4916; 18 U.S.C. 42; 19 U.S.C. 1202; 31 U.S.C. 9701.


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