16 U.S. Code § 6103 - Definitions

§ 6103.
Definitions
In this chapter:
(1) Fund

The term “Fund” means the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Fund established by section 6108(a) of this title.[1]

(2) Caribbean

The term “Caribbean” includes Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands.

(3) ConservationThe term “conservation” means the use of methods and procedures necessary to bring a species of neotropical migratory bird to the point at which there are sufficient populations in the wild to ensure the long-term viability of the species, including—
(A)
protection and management of neotropical migratory bird populations;
(B)
maintenance, management, protection, and restoration of neotropical migratory bird habitat;
(C)
research and monitoring;
(D)
law enforcement; and
(E)
community outreach and education.
(4) Fund

The term “Fund” means the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Fund established by section 6108(a) of this title.

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(5) Secretary

The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of the Interior.



[1]  So in original. Pars. (1) and (4) have identical text.
Amendments

2006—Par. (1). Pub. L. 109–363, § 302(h)(3)(A), added par. (1) and struck out former par. (1). Text read as follows: “The term ‘Account’ means the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Account established by section 6108(a) of this title.”

Pars. (2) to (5). Pub. L. 109–363, § 302(c), added pars. (2) and (4) and redesignated former pars. (2) and (3) as (3) and (5), respectively.

 

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