16 U.S. Code § 1435 - Application of regulations; international negotiations and cooperation
The Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary, shall take appropriate action to enter into negotiations with other governments to make necessary arrangements for the protection of any national marine sanctuary and to promote the purposes for which the sanctuary is established.
The Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of State and other appropriate Federal agencies, shall cooperate with other governments and international organizations in furtherance of the purposes and policies of this chapter and consistent with applicable regional and mutilateral  arrangements for the protection and management of special marine areas.
 So in original. Probably should be “multilateral”.
1992—Pub. L. 102–587, § 2105(b), substituted “; international negotiations and cooperation” for “and international negotiations” in section catchline.
Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 102–587, § 2105(a)(1), substituted “This chapter and the regulations” for “The regulations” and inserted “or be enforced against” after “apply to”.
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 102–587, § 2105(a)(2), added subsec. (c).
For direction that the Secretary of State seek effective international action and cooperation through the development of appropriate international rules and regulations in support of the policy of this chapter and section 1419 of Title 33.chapter 27 of Title 33, Navigation and Navigable Waters, see
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