National Aquaculture Act Of 1980

Business / Agriculture / National Aquaculture Act Of 1980: P.L. 96-362 (September 26, 1980), as amended, is intended to promote and support the development of private aquaculture and to ensure coordination among the various federal agencies that have aquaculture programs and policies. It provided for a national aquaculture policy, including a formal National Aquaculture Development Plan: established a Joint Subcommittee on Aquaculture on which officials of USDA, Commerce, Interior, and nine other federal agencies sit: designated USDA as the lead agency for coordination: and authorized the National Aquaculture Information Center within the National Agricultural Library.

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Aquaculture

Business / Agriculture / Aquaculture: The National Aquaculture Act of 1980 defines aquaculture as 'the propagation and rearing of aquatic species in controlled or selected environments, including ocean ranching.' The Act divides responsib MORE

Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 (OBRA 93)

Technology / Cell Phones / Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 (OBRA 93): The first legislation authorizing the FCC to auction spectrum. MORE

Omnibus Trade And Competitiveness Act Of 1988

Business / Agriculture / Omnibus Trade And Competitiveness Act Of 1988: P.L. 100-418 (August 23, 1988) provided the President with negotiating authority for the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) Uruguay Round, U.S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement, and the North Am MORE

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