16 U.S. Code § 3501 - Congressional statement of findings and purpose
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (b), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 97–348, Oct. 18, 1982, 96 Stat. 1653, as amended, known as the Coastal Barrier Resources Act, which is classified generally to this chapter (§ 3501 et seq.). For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out below and Tables.
1999—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 106–167 substituted “the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System” for “a Coastal Barrier Resources System”.
1988—Subsecs. (a)(1), (b). Pub. L. 100–707 inserted “and along the shore areas of the Great Lakes” after “Atlantic and Gulf coasts”.