16 U.S. Code § 6102 - Purposes

The purposes of this chapter are—
(1) to perpetuate healthy populations of neotropical migratory birds;
(2) to assist in the conservation of neotropical migratory birds by supporting conservation initiatives in the United States, Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean; and
(3) to provide financial resources and to foster international cooperation for those initiatives.


(Pub. L. 106–247, § 3,July 20, 2000, 114 Stat. 593; Pub. L. 109–363, title III, § 302(b),Oct. 17, 2006, 120 Stat. 2075.)

2006—Par. (2). Pub. L. 109–363inserted “Canada,” after “United States,”.

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