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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1987

PUBLIC LAW 100-220—DEC. 29, 1987

101 STAT. 1477

(5) the general public. (e) RECOVERY OF COSTS.—The costs of reproducing and distributing maps prepared under this section may be recovered under section 9701 of title 31, United States Code, or another law. SEC. 3204. CONTRACT AUTHORITY.

The Director may, subject to appropriations, enter into contracts and agreements on a reimbursable or cost-sharing basis with other Federal agencies. State governments, local governments, and private entities, to carry out this subtitle. SEC. 3205. DEFINITIONS.

For purposes of this subtitle— (1) The term "Director" means the Director of Charting and Geodetic Services of the National Ocean Service, within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. (2) The term "Great Lakes" means Lake Erie, Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, Lake Ontario, Lake St. Clair, Lake Superior, the Saint Mary's River, the Saint Clair River, the Detroit River, the Niagara River, the Saint Lawrence River to the Canadian border, to the extent such lakes and rivers are subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. (3) The term "high risk of erosion" means subject to erosion at a rate greater than 1 foot per year. SEC. 3206. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out section 3202 not more than $100,000 for fiscal year 1988. Amounts appropriated pursucmt to this section shall remain available until expended.


This title may be cited as the "Driftnet Impact Monitoring, Assessment, and Control Act of 1987". SEC. 4002. FINDINGS.

The Congress finds that— (1) the use of long plastic driftnets is a fishing technique that may result in the entanglement and death of enormous numbers of target and nontarget marine resources in the waters of the North Pacific Ocean, including the Bering Sea; (2) there is a pressing need for detailed and reliable information on the number of marine resources that become entangled and die in actively fished driftnets and in driftnets that are lost, abandoned, or discarded; and (3) increased efforts are necessary to monitor, assess, and reduce the adverse impacts of driftnets. SEC. 4003. DEFINITIONS.

As used in this title— (1) DRIFTNET.—The term "driftnet" means a gillnet composed of a panel of plsistic webbing one and one-half miles or more in length.

State and local governments. 33 USC 883a note.

33 USC 883a note.

33 USC 883a note.

Driftnet Impact Monitoring, Assessment, and Control Act of 1987. North Pacific Ocean. 16 USC 1822 note.