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National Invasive Species Act of 1996

hearing before the Subcommittee on Drinking Water, Fisheries, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, second session, on S. 1660, to provide for ballast water management to prevent the introduction and spread of nonindigenous species into the waters of the United States, and for other purposes, September 19, 1996.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Drinking Water, Fisheries, and Wildlife.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Discharge of ballast water -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Non-indigenous pests -- Control -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Aquatic pests -- Control -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 104-746
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .E63 1996a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 231 p. :
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL751633M
      ISBN 100160540348
      LC Control Number97146125
      OCLC/WorldCa36456439

      The National Invasive Species Act of (Public Law ), a reauthorization and amendment of the Non-Indigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of (Public Law ), is intended to prevent invasive species from entering inland waters through ballast water. The Branch of Aquatic Invasive Species, (BAIS), part of the Service's Fisheries Program office in Washington D.C., leads the Service’s Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) abcdfestivalgoa.com AIS Program is currently authorized by the National Invasive Species Act (; formerly the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of ).

      House report on NATIONAL INVASIVE SPECIES ACT OF This report is by the Transportation and Infrastructure. Begun on Wednesday, January 3, adjourned sine die on Friday, October 4,

      Get this from a library! Exotics on the move: the National Invasive Species Act of response to a global concern. [Cecilia A Welch]. Congress passed the National Invasive Species Act in Organisms targeted by NISA are categorized as aquatic nuisance species, including in particular zebra mussel and the Eurasian ruffe. NISA authorizes regulation of ballast water, a key factor in the spread of aquatic invasive species.


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National Invasive Species Act of 1996 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Drinking Water, Fisheries, and Wildlife. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Oct 10,  · The National Invasive Species Act (NISA) is a United States federal law intended to prevent invasive species from entering inland waters through ballast water carried by ships. NISA reauthorized and amended a previous measure, the Non-indigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of (NANPCA).

Sep 05,  · The National Invasive Species Act (NISA) is a United States federal law intended to prevent invasive species from entering inland waters through ballast water carried by ships.

NISA reauthorized and amended a previous measure, the Non-indigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of (NANPCA).

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National Invasive Species Act of (Act), was enacted to prevent and control infestations of the coastal inland waters of the United States by the zebra mussel and other nonindigenous aquatic nuisance species.

The Act was also enacted to reauthorize the National Sea Grant College Program and for other purposes. "The National Invasive Species Act of An Assessment of Current Statutes and Potential Changes and Improvements for Future Legislation Regarding Ballast Water Discharge and Prevention of Invasion by Non-Indigenous Species" ().Author: Alison P.

Armstrong. Sep 24, H.R. (th). To provide for ballast water management to prevent the introduction and spread of nonindigenous species into the waters of the United States, and for other purposes. In abcdfestivalgoa.com, a database of bills in the U.S.

Congress. "The National Invasive Species Act of An Assessment of Current Statutes and Potential Changes and Improvements for Future Legislation Regarding Ballast Water Discharge and Prevention of Invasion by Non-Indigenous Species" (). Open Access Master's Theses. Paper Author: Alison P.

Armstrong. The National Invasive Species Act (NISA) is a United States federal law intended to prevent invasive species from entering inland waters through ballast water carried by ships.

NISA reauthorized and amended a previous measure, the Non-indigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of Enacted by: the th United States Congress.

Introduced in House (09/28/) National Invasive Species Act of - Amends the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of to mandate regulations to prevent the introduction and spread of aquatic nuisance species into the Great Lakes through ballast water.

``(c) Voluntary National Guidelines ``(1) In generalNot later than 1 year after the date of enactment of the National Invasive Species Act ofand after providing notice and an opportunity for public comment, the Secretary shall issue voluntary guidelines to prevent the introduction and spread of nonindigenous species in waters of.

The National Invasive Species Act (NISA) was passed in amending the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of The Act established the ANS Species Task Force to coordinate nationwide ANS activities. The ANS Task Force is. On October 26,Congress enacted the National Invasive Species Act of (NISA) [Public Law ], which amended and reauthorized NANPCA (the Act).

The purpose of the Act was to provide for ballast water management to prevent the introduction and spread of nonindigenous species into the waters of the United States. of enactment of the National Invasive Species Act ofand after providing notice and an opportunity for public com-ment, the Secretary shall issue voluntary guidelines to prevent the introduction and spread of nonindigenous species in waters of the United States by ballast water operations and other.

Other Resources. Visit the National Invasive Species Information Center’s Laws and Regulations web site for an extremely comprehensive set of resources on invasive species laws and regulations including information on Federal, State, and International laws and regulations.; Visit the U.S.

Coast Guard's Environmental Standards Web Site to see the latest information on Ballast Water standards. Early detection and rapid response is a key tenet of invasive species management, where “detection” is the process of observing and documenting an invasive species, and “response” is the process of reacting to the detection once the organism has been authoritatively identified and.

NANPCA was reauthorized and amended in and renamed the “National Invasives Species Act” (or NISA). Although the name was comprehensive, the legislation’s scope changed only incrementally. Exchanging ballast water on the high seas remained the main tool for preventing further introductions of aquatic species.

As before, ballast water exchange. National Invasive Species Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Drinking Water, Fisheries, and Wildlife of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, second session, on S.

to provide for ballast water management to prevent the introduction and spread of nonindigenous species into the waters of the United States, and for other. of enactment of the National Invasive Species Act ofin- fest coastal waters of the United States and that have the po- tential for causing adverse economic and ecological effects.

The National Invasive Species Council (NISC) was created by executive order in and charged with promoting efficiency and coordination between the numerous federal invasive species prevention and. National Invasive Species Act of Download. Last Updated: Description Preview Versions.

Post navigation. Agenda. Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of Search for: Upcoming Events.

GSARP Spring Meeting. Start date: April 21, -. The Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) Task Force was established by Congress with the passage of the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act (NANPCA) in and reauthorized with the passage of the National Invasive Species Act (NISA) in (collectively, the Act).Get this from a library!

National Invasive Species Act of report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.].‘(11) examples of nonindigenous species that, as of the date of enactment of the National Invasive Species Act ofinfest coastal waters of the United States and that have the potential for causing adverse economic and ecological effects include--‘(A) the mitten crab (Eriocher sinensis) that has become established on the Pacific Coast.