[USC02] 16 USC 5603: Authorities of Secretary of State with respect to Convention
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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 5603: Authorities of Secretary of State with respect to Convention Text contains those laws in effect on September 25, 2021
From Title 16-CONSERVATIONCHAPTER 76-NORTHWEST ATLANTIC FISHERIES CONVENTION

§5603. Authorities of Secretary of State with respect to Convention

The Secretary of State may, on behalf of the Government of the United States-

(1) receive and transmit reports, requests, recommendations, proposals, and other communications of and to the Organization and its subsidiary organs;

(2) object, or withdraw an objection, to the proposal of the Commission consistent with the procedures detailed in Articles XIV and XV of the Convention;

(3) give or withdraw notice of intent not to be bound by a measure of the Commission consistent with the procedures detailed in Articles XIV and XV of the Convention;

(4) object or withdraw an objection to an amendment to the Convention; and

(5) act upon, or refer to any other appropriate authority, any other communication referred to in paragraph (1).

( Pub. L. 104–43, title II, §204, Nov. 3, 1995, 109 Stat. 379 ; Pub. L. 114–327, title V, §504, Dec. 16, 2016, 130 Stat. 1996 .)

Amendments

2016-Pars. (2), (3). Pub. L. 114–327 substituted "Commission consistent with the procedures detailed in Articles XIV and XV of the Convention" for "Fisheries Commission".