16 U.S. Code § 712 - Treaty and convention implementing regulations; seasonal taking of migratory birds for essential needs of indigenous Alaskans to preserve...maintain stocks of the birds; protection and conservation of the birds

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(1) In accordance with the various migratory bird treaties and conventions with Canada, Japan, Mexico, and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, the Secretary of the Interior is authorized to issue such regulations as may be necessary to assure that the taking of migratory birds and the collection of their eggs, by the indigenous inhabitants of the State of Alaska, shall be permitted for their own nutritional and other essential needs, as determined by the Secretary of the Interior, during seasons established so as to provide for the preservation and maintenance of stocks of migratory birds.
(2) The Secretary of the Interior is authorized to issue such regulations as may be necessary to implement the provisions of the convention between the United States and Great Britain for the protection of migratory birds concluded August 16, 1916, the convention between the United States and the United Mexican States for the protection of migratory birds and game mammals concluded February 7, 1936, the convention between the United States and the Government of Japan for the protection of migratory birds in danger of extinction, and their environment concluded March 4, 1972, and the convention between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for the conservation of migratory birds and their environment concluded November 19, 1976.

Source

(Pub. L. 95–616, § 3(h)(2), (3),Nov. 8, 1978, 92 Stat. 3112.)
Codification

Par. (1) of section 3(h) ofPub. L. 95–616amended section 706 of this title. Pars. (2) and (3) of such section 3 (h) were redesignated (1) and (2) for codification purposes.
Section was enacted as part of the Fish and Wildlife Improvement Act of 1978, and not as part of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act which comprises this subchapter.

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30 CFR - Mineral Resources

30 CFR Part 773 - REQUIREMENTS FOR PERMITS AND PERMIT PROCESSING

50 CFR - Wildlife and Fisheries

50 CFR Part 10 - GENERAL PROVISIONS

50 CFR Part 12 - SEIZURE AND FORFEITURE PROCEDURES

50 CFR Part 13 - GENERAL PERMIT PROCEDURES

50 CFR Part 14 - IMPORTATION, EXPORTATION, AND TRANSPORTATION OF WILDLIFE

50 CFR Part 20 - MIGRATORY BIRD HUNTING

50 CFR Part 21 - MIGRATORY BIRD PERMITS

50 CFR Part 22 - EAGLE PERMITS

50 CFR Part 92 - MIGRATORY BIRD SUBSISTENCE HARVEST IN ALASKA

 

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