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104 STAT. 4460 PUBLIC LAW 101-627—NOV. 28, 1990 "(B) one shall be appointed from among individuals with knowledge and experience regarding recreational fishing in the Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, or Caribbean Sea. "(3)(A) The term of a Commissioner shall be three years. "(B) An individual appointed in accordance with paragraph (2) shall not be eligible to serve more than two consecutive terms as a Commissioner.. 16 USC 971a (b) APPLICATION TO CURRENT COMMISSIONERS.— (1) Paragraph (2) of "°^- section 3(a) of the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975 (16 U.S.C. 971a(a)), as added by this section, shall not apply to reappointment of an individual as a United States Commissioner of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (hereinafter in this title referred to as a "Commissioner") if that individual is serving in that position on the date of enactment of this Act. (2) An individual serving a term as a Commissioner on the date of enactment of this Act shall not, by reason of that term of service, be ineligible under paragraph (3)(B) of section 3(a) of the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975 (16 U.S.C. 971a(a)), as added by this section, for reappointment as a Commissioner. TERMINATION OF CURRENT TERMS AND COMPLETION OF PENDING APPOINTMENTS 16 USC 971a SEC. 202. The term as Commissioner of each individual serving in "°*®- that position on the date of enactment of this Act shall terminate President. March 1, 1991. Not later than that date, the President shall complete appointment (or reappointment) of individuals to serve as Commissioners on and after that date. TRAVEL EXPENSES OF COMMISSIONERS SEC. 203. Section 3 of the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975 (16 U.S.C. 971a) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection: "(d)(1) The Secretary of State shall pay the necessary travel expenses of United States Commissioners, Alternate United States Commissioners, and authorized advisors in accordance with the Federal Travel Regulations and sections 5701, 5702, 5704 through 5708, and 5731 of title 5, United States Code. "(2) The Secretary may reimburse the Secretary of State for amounts expended by the Secretary of State under this subsection.". TRAVEL EXPENSES OF ADVISORY COMMITTEE SEC. 204. Section 4 of the Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975 (16 U.S.C. 971b) is amended by striking "On approval" and all that follows and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "The Secretary and the Secretary of State may pay the necessary travel expenses of members of the advisory committee in accordance with the Federal Travel Regulations and sections 5701, 5702, 5704 through 5708, and 5731 of title 5, United States Code.". SPECIES WORKING GROUPS SEC. 205. The Atlantic Tunas Convention Act of 1975 (16 U.S.C. 971 et seq.) is amended by inserting immediately after section 4 the following new section: