HR 738

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 738

To reauthorize the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 16, 2011

Ms. BORDALLO (for herself, Mrs. CHRISTENSEN, Mr. FALEOMAVAEGA, Mr. SABLAN, Mr. PIERLUISI, Mr. FARR, Ms. HIRONO, Ms. LEE of California, Ms. CASTOR of Florida, Ms. HANABUSA, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. HASTINGS of Florida, and Mr. HONDA) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources


A BILL

To reauthorize the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

TITLE I--AMENDMENTS TO THE CORAL REEF CONSERVATION ACT

TITLE II--UNITED STATES CORAL REEF TASK FORCE

TITLE III--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR CORAL REEF AUTHORITIES

SEC. 2. AMENDMENT OF CORAL REEF CONSERVATION ACT OF 2000.

TITLE I--AMENDMENTS TO THE CORAL REEF CONSERVATION ACT

SEC. 101. EXPANSION OF CORAL REEF CONSERVATION PROGRAM.

SEC. 102. EMERGENCY RESPONSE.

`SEC. 206. EMERGENCY RESPONSE ACTIONS.

SEC. 103. NATIONAL PROGRAM.

SEC. 104. REPORT TO CONGRESS.

`SEC. 208. REPORT TO CONGRESS.

SEC. 105. FUND; GRANTS; GROUNDING INVENTORY; COORDINATION.

`SEC. 209. COMMUNITY-BASED PLANNING GRANTS.

`SEC. 210. VESSEL GROUNDING INVENTORY.

`SEC. 211. REGIONAL, STATE, AND TERRITORIAL COORDINATION.

`SEC. 212. AGREEMENTS.

`SEC. 213. INTERNATIONAL CORAL REEF CONSERVATION STRATEGY.

`SEC. 214. PERMITS.

`SEC. 215. REGULATIONS; APPLICATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH INTERNATIONAL LAW.

SEC. 106. CLARIFICATION OF DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 107. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

TITLE II--UNITED STATES CORAL REEF TASK FORCE

SEC. 201. UNITED STATES CORAL REEF TASK FORCE.

TITLE III--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR CORAL REEF AUTHORITIES

SEC. 301. CORAL REEF CONSERVATION ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 302. NATIONAL CORAL REEF ACTION STRATEGY.

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