(1)to implement the Agreement to Promote Compliance with International Conservation and Management Measures by Fishing Vessels on the High Seas, adopted by the Conference of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations on November 24, 1993; and
(2)to establish a system of permitting, reporting, and regulation for vessels of the United States fishing on the high seas.
This chapter, referred to in text, was in the original “this Act”, and was translated as reading “this title”, meaning title I of Pub. L. 104–43, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
Section 111 of title I of Pub. L. 104–43provided that: “This title [enacting this chapter] shall take effect 120 days after the date of enactment of this Act [Nov. 3, 1995].”
Section 1 ofPub. L. 104–43provided that: “This Act [enacting this chapter, chapters 76 (§ 5601 et seq.) and 77 (§ 5701 et seq.) of this title, sections
1826g of this title, and sections
1980b of Title
22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse, amending sections
5002 of this title and section
1977 of Title
22, enacting provisions set out as notes under this section, sections
5701 of this title, and section
1980a of Title
22, and amending provisions set out as a note under section
1823 of this title] may be cited as the ‘Fisheries Act of 1995’.”
Section 101 of title I of Pub. L. 104–43provided that: “This title [enacting this chapter] may be cited as the ‘High Seas Fishing Compliance Act of 1995’.”
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