(1)“Board” means any Regional Marine Research board  established pursuant to section
1447b(a) of this title;
(2)“Federal agency” means any department, agency, or other instrumentality of the Federal Government, including any independent agency or establishment of the Federal Government and any government corporation;
(3)“local government” means any city, town, borough, county, parish, district, or other public body which is a political subdivision of a State and which is created pursuant to State law;
(4)“marine and coastal waters” means estuaries, waters of the estuarine zone, including wetlands, any other waters seaward of the historic height of tidal influence, the territorial seas, the contiguous zone, and the ocean;
(5)“nonprofit organization” means any organization, association, or institution described in section
501(c)(3) of title
26 which is exempt from taxation pursuant to section
501(a) of title
(6)“region” means 1 of the 9 regions described in section
1447b(a) of this title; and
(7)“State” means a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
 So in original. Probably should be capitalized.
Territorial Sea and Contiguous Zone of United States
For extension of territorial sea and contiguous zone of United States, see Proc. No. 5928 and Proc. No. 7219, respectively, set out as notes under section
1331 of Title
43, Public Lands.
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