PUBLIC LAW 98-498—OCT. 19, 1984
98 STAT. 2311
Concerning Faroese Fishing in Fisheries Off the Coasts of the United States, as contained in the message to Congress from the President of the United States dated July 13, 1984— (1) is approved by Congress as a governing international fishery agreement for purposes of that Act; and (2) may enter into force with respect to the United States in accordance with the terms of Article XVI of the Agreement following the enactment of this title, TITLE V—VESSELS SEC. 510. Notwithstanding sections 12105(d), 12106(a)(2), 12107(a)(2), and 12108(a)(2) of title 46, United States Code, and section 27 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1920 (46 App. U.S.C. 833), as applicable, the Secretary of the department in which the Coast Guard is operating may issue certificates of documentation for the following vessels— (a) Wingaway, official number 654146; (b) Endless Summer, official number 296259; (c) Muskegon Clipper, official number 252908; (d) Scuba King, official number 532376; (e) Ululani, official number 239729; (f) No Slack, official number 587630; and (g) La Jolie, Michigan registration number MC2780LB. Approved October 19, 1984.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—S. 1102: SENATE REPORT No. 98-280 (Comm. on Commerce, Science, and Transportation). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD: Vol. 129 (1983): Nov. 18, considered and passed Senate. Vol. 130 (1984): Sept. 14, considered and passed House, amended. Oct. 2, Senate concurred in House amendment. WEEKLY COMPILATION OF PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS, Vol. 20, No. 42 (1984): Oct. 19, Presidential statement.