2011 US Code
Title 16 - Conservation
Chapter 89 - PACIFIC WHITING (§§ 7001 - 7010)
Section 7004 - United States representation on joint technical committee

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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2006 Edition, Supplement 5, Title 16 - CONSERVATION
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 16 - CONSERVATION
CHAPTER 89 - PACIFIC WHITING
Sec. 7004 - United States representation on joint technical committee
Containssection 7004
Date2011
Laws in Effect as of DateJanuary 3, 2012
Positive LawNo
Dispositionstandard
Source CreditPub. L. 109-479, title VI, §605, Jan. 12, 2007, 120 Stat. 3646; Pub. L. 111-348, title III, §302(a), Jan. 4, 2011, 124 Stat. 3672.
Statutes at Large References120 Stat. 3646
124 Stat. 3672
Public Law ReferencesPublic Law 109-479, Public Law 111-348

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16 USC § 7004 (2011)
§7004. United States representation on joint technical committee (a) Scientific experts (1) In general

The Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of State, shall appoint no more than 2 individuals to serve as scientific experts on the joint technical committee, at least 1 of whom shall be an official of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

(2) Term of office

An individual appointed under paragraph (1) shall be appointed for a term of not to exceed 4 years, but shall be eligible for reappointment. An individual appointed to fill a vacancy occurring prior to the expiration of the term of office of that individual's predecessor shall be appointed for the remainder of that term.

(b) Independent member

In addition to individuals appointed under subsection (a), the Secretary, jointly with the Government of Canada, shall appoint 1 independent member to the joint technical committee selected from a list of names provided by the advisory panel.

(Pub. L. 109–479, title VI, §605, Jan. 12, 2007, 120 Stat. 3646; Pub. L. 111–348, title III, §302(a), Jan. 4, 2011, 124 Stat. 3672.)

Amendments

2011—Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 111–348 substituted “no more than 2” for “at least 6 but not more than 12”.

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