16 U.S. Code §7401. Purpose

Section Text

The purpose of this chapter is to implement the Agreement on Port State Measures to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing.

Editorial Notes

SHORT TITLE Pub. L. 114–81, title III, §301, Nov. 5, 2015, 129 Stat. 664, provided that: "This title [enacting this chapter] may be cited as the ‘Port State Measures Agreement Act of 2015’."


16 U.S.C. § 7401 (2018)