[USC05] 33 USC 2102: Establishment of standards
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TEXT OF PART V OF SUBTITLE A (3001 ET SEQ.), EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2022, CURRENTLY SET OUT AS A PREVIEW

33 USC 2102: Establishment of standards Text contains those laws in effect on June 13, 2021
From Title 33-NAVIGATION AND NAVIGABLE WATERSCHAPTER 35-ARTIFICIAL REEFS
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§2102. Establishment of standards

Based on the best scientific information available, artificial reefs in waters covered under this chapter shall be sited and constructed, and subsequently monitored and managed in a manner which will-

(1) enhance fishery resources to the maximum extent practicable;

(2) facilitate access and utilization by United States recreational and commercial fishermen;

(3) minimize conflicts among competing uses of waters covered under this chapter and the resources in such waters;

(4) minimize environmental risks and risks to personal health and property; and

(5) be consistent with generally accepted principles of international law and shall not create any unreasonable obstruction to navigation.

( Pub. L. 98–623, title II, §203, Nov. 8, 1984, 98 Stat. 3395 .)