Section was formerly classified to section
, Food and Drugs.
1986—Pub. L. 99–570
and Pub. L. 99–640
generally amended section identically, substituting provisions relating to Congressional declaration of findings for provisions relating to definitions.
Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 99–307
inserted provision that an event otherwise qualifying as an arrangement not lose that qualification by the fact that consent to, or the terms of, such arrangement are communicated by radio, telephone, or other similar means, or by how specific such arrangement is as to the vessel to which such arrangement applies.
Section 2015 of Pub. L. 99–570
, as amended by Pub. L. 100–690
, title IV, § 4802(a)(1), Nov. 18, 1988, 102 Stat. 4294
, provided for interdiction procedures for vessels of foreign registry, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 103–447
, title I, § 103(c), Nov. 2, 1994, 108 Stat. 4694