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Division 36. Marine Invasive Species Act

Chapter 6. Repeal

Section 71271

71271. Repeal date. If a federal program and regulations similar to the program and regulations developed pursuant to this division are established and implemented, the commission shall submit a report to the Legislature within eight months of the implementation of the federal program. The report shall compare the federal program with the program described in this division and make a finding as to the federal program's relative effectiveness in preventing the introduction of marine invasive species from vessels visiting California. The commission shall recommend repeal of the program described in this division only if it finds that the federal program is equally or more effective at implementing and funding effective controls on the release of aquatic invasive species into the waters of the state than the program described in this division.

History—Stats. 2006, Ch. 292 (SB 497), in effect January 1, 2007, deleted first sentence "This division shall remain in effect only until January 1, 2010, and as of that date is repealed, unless a later enacted statute, that is enacted before January 1, 2010, deletes or extends that date." and deleted "prior to January 1, 2010" after "division are established and implemented" in second sentence.