Final rule for the charter halibut moritorium was published on 12/29/09 making the qualifying criteria being:
Partcipation in 2004 or 2005 and 2008
to get a permit a charter boat must have submitted atleast 5 days of bottomfish effort during the qualifying period
for the permit to be transferable at least 15 trips must have been done during each of the qualifying years.
Here is the link to the whole thing:
Here is the link to the civilian version