(Pub. L. 87–195, pt. I, § 119, as added Pub. L. 98–164, title VII, § 702,Nov. 22, 1983, 97 Stat. 1045; amended Pub. L. 99–529, title III, § 302,Oct. 24, 1986, 100 Stat. 3017; Pub. L. 101–167, title V, § 533(d)(4)(A),Nov. 21, 1989, 103 Stat. 1227.)
References to Subchapter I Deemed To Include Certain Parts of Subchapter II
References to subchapter I of this chapter are deemed to include parts IV (§ 2346 et seq.), VI (§ 2348 et seq.), and VIII (§ 2349aa et seq.) of subchapter II of this chapter, and references to subchapter II are deemed to exclude such parts. See section 202(b) ofPub. L. 92–226
, set out as a note under section
of this title, and sections
of this title.
A prior section
,Pub. L. 87–195
, pt. I, § 119, as added Pub. L. 95–88
, title I, § 114,Aug. 3, 1977, 91 Stat. 538
; amended Pub. L. 95–424
, title I, § 111,Oct. 6, 1978, 92 Stat. 948
; Pub. L. 96–53
, title I, §§ 104(c),
,Aug. 14, 1979, 93 Stat. 362
, related to renewable and unconventional energy technologies, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 96–533
, title III, § 304(g),Dec. 16, 1980, 94 Stat. 3147
1989—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 101–167
inserted “, notwithstanding section
of this title,” after “subchapter I of this chapter”.
1986—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 99–529
added subsec. (c) and struck out former subsec. (c) which read as follows: “The Administrator of the Agency for International Development, in conjunction with the Secretary of State, the Secretary of the Interior, the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, the Chairman of the Council on Environmental Quality, and the heads of other appropriate Government agencies, shall develop a United States strategy, including specific policies and programs, to protect and conserve biological diversity in developing countries.”
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 99–529
added subsec. (d) and struck out former subsec. (d) which read as follows: “Each annual report required by section
of this title shall include, in a separate volume, a report on the implementation of this subsection. Not later than one year after November 22, 1983, the President shall submit a comprehensive report to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations of the Senate on the United States strategy to protect and conserve biological diversity in developing countries.”
Subsecs. (e) to (h). Pub. L. 99–529
added subsecs. (e) to (h).
For short title of title VII of Pub. L. 98–164
, which enacted this section and amended section
of this title, as the “International Environment Protection Act of 1983”, see section 701 ofPub. L. 98–164
, set out as a Short Title of 1983 Amendment note under section
of this title.
Delegation of Functions
For delegation of functions of President under this section, see Ex. Ord. No. 12163, Sept. 29, 1979, 44
, as amended, set out as a note under section
of this title.
Increased International Cooperation To Protect Biological Diversity
Pub. L. 100–530
, Oct. 25, 1988, 102 Stat. 2651
, provided that Congress supports United States efforts, consistent with 22
, to initiate discussions to develop an international agreement to preserve biological diversity and calls upon the President to continue exerting United States leadership in order to achieve the earliest possible negotiation of an international convention to conserve biological diversity, and directed the President to submit a report to Congress on progress toward goal of negotiating such convention not later than one year after Oct. 25, 1988.