United States Code
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The Secretary of Commerce, after consultation with the Secretary of State, the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating, and the heads of other appropriate departments or agencies of the United States, shall promulgate such regulations as are necessary and appropriate to implement the provisions of this chapter.
Regulations to implement conservation measures
Notwithstanding subsections (b), (c), and (d) of section 553 of title 5, the Secretary of Commerce may publish in the Federal Register a final regulation to implement any conservation measure for which the Secretary of State notifies the Commission under section 2434(a)(1) of this title—
that has been in effect for 12 months or less;
that is adopted by the Commission; and
with respect to which the Secretary of State,1
does not notify Commission 2
1So in original. The comma probably should not appear.
in accordance with section 2434(a)(1) of this title within the time period allotted for objections under Article IX of the Convention.
2So in original. Probably should be preceded by “the”.
Entering into force
Upon publication of such regulation in the Federal Register, such conservation measure shall enter into force with respect to the United States.
(Pub. L. 98–623, title III, § 307,
Nov. 8, 1984, 98 Stat. 3401; Pub. L. 114–81, title I, § 106(2), Nov. 5, 2015, 129 Stat. 658.)
cite as: 16 USC 2436