16 U.S. Code § 6402 - National coral reef action strategy
(a) In general
Not later than 180 days after December 23, 2000, the Administrator shall submit to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation of the Senate and to the Committee on Resources of the House of Representatives and publish in the Federal Register a national coral reef action strategy, consistent with the purposes of this chapter. The Administrator shall periodically review and revise the strategy as necessary. In developing this national strategy, the Secretary may consult with the Coral Reef Task Force established under Executive Order 13089 (June 11, 1998).
(b) Goals and objectives
The action strategy shall include a statement of goals and objectives as well as an implementation plan, including a description of the funds obligated each fiscal year to advance coral reef conservation. The action strategy and implementation plan shall include discussion of—
(7) local strategies developed by the States or Federal agencies, including regional fishery management councils; and
Source(Pub. L. 106–562, title II, § 203,Dec. 23, 2000, 114 Stat. 2800.)
References in Text
Executive Order 13089, referred to in subsec. (a), is set out as a note under section 6401 of this title.
Change of Name
Committee on Resources of House of Representatives changed to Committee on Natural Resources of House of Representatives by House Resolution No. 6, One Hundred Tenth Congress, Jan. 5, 2007.