[USC02] 16 USC 2442: Relationship to existing treaties and statutes
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TEXT OF PART V OF SUBTITLE A (3001 ET SEQ.), EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2022, CURRENTLY SET OUT AS A PREVIEW

16 USC 2442: Relationship to existing treaties and statutes Text contains those laws in effect on June 13, 2021
From Title 16-CONSERVATIONCHAPTER 44A-ANTARCTIC MARINE LIVING RESOURCES CONVENTION

§2442. Relationship to existing treaties and statutes

(a) In general

Nothing in this chapter 1 shall be construed as contravening or superseding (1) the provisions of any international treaty, convention, or agreement, if such treaty, convention or agreement is in force with respect to the United States on Nov. 8, 1984, or (2) the provisions of any statute which implements any such treaty, convention, or agreement. Nothing in this chapter shall be construed as contravening or superseding the provisions of any statute enacted before Nov. 8, 1984, which may otherwise apply to Antarctic marine living resources.

(b) Application of more restrictive provisions

Nothing in this section shall be construed to prevent the application of provisions of the Convention, conservation measures adopted by the Commission pursuant to article IX of the Convention, or regulations promulgated under this chapter, which are more restrictive than the provisions of, measures adopted under, or regulations promulgated under, the treaties or statutes described in subsection (a).

( Pub. L. 98–623, title III, §313, Nov. 8, 1984, 98 Stat. 3406 .)

Codification

This chapter, the first time it appears in subsec. (a), was in the original "this Act" and was translated as reading "this title", as the probable intent of Congress.

1 See Codification note below.