Sikes Act Cooperative Agreements
1997 – subsection (a). Pub. L. 105-85, §2904 (a), a), adding the previous subsection (a), which read as follows: „The Minister of Defence is empowered to implement a programme of planning and development, conservation and coordination of wild animals, fish and wild game and rehabilitation in each military reserve, in accordance with a cooperation plan mutually agreed by the Minister of Defence, the Minister of the Interior and the competent public authority, which has been designated by the State where the reserve is located. L. 105-85, § 2904 (b) (1), replaced the „cooperative plan“ with „cooperative plan“ in introductory provisions and in a lower than average „integrated natural resources management plan“. (A). 1974 – Pub. L. 93-452, §§1 (1), 3 (2), added provisions that obliged the cooperation plan to improve fish and wildlife habitat, rehabilitate the range and control 4×4 trafficking.
1986 — Pub. L. 99-561 amended the section in general. Prior to the amendment, the following section read: „The Minister of Defence is authorized to implement a programme for the planning, development, conservation and coordination of wild animals, conservation and rehabilitation in military reserves, in accordance with a cooperation plan established by the Minister of Defence, the Minister of the Interior and the competent public authority, which is the State in which the reservation is located, has been mutually agreed. This cooperation plan was developed as a result of (1) improvements or modifications to fish and wildlife habitat; (2) range rehabilitation where necessary to support wild animals, (3) off-road traffic control and (4) specific projects to improve habitat and related activities, as well as adequate protection for fish species, wild animals and plants considered threatened or threatened. The cooperation plan may provide for the granting of special State hunting and fishing authorisations to individuals and require the payment of a fee to be protected, used for the protection, conservation and management of fish and wild animals, including the improvement of habitat and related activities provided for in the cooperation plan, provided that the commander of the reserve or the persons designated by him are empowered: to enforce such hunting and special fishing by Ermitt and to collect the royalties thereof by acting as plenipotentiaries or agents for the State, if the cooperative plan so provides. Cooperation plans agreed under the authority of this Section and Section 670b of this Title shall not be considered as cooperation agreements subject to Title 31, Chapter 63, and shall not be treated as such. Integrated natural resource management plans adopted under the authority of this Section and Section 670b of this Title shall not be considered as cooperation agreements covered by Chapter 63 of Title 31 and shall not be treated as such. Subsection (b). L. 105-85, §2904 (c) (1), title inserted and replaced in the introductory provisions „In accordance with the use of military installations to ensure the availability of armed forces, any integrated natural resources management plan drawn up in accordance with subsection a) – “ shall be supplemented for “ Any cooperation plan concluded under subsection a ) „. Subsection (a) (2).
L. 112-81, § 312 (a) (2) (B), added in two places „or national national guard installation“ after „military installation“. . Subsection (b) (3) (A) (A) 105-85, § 2913 (2) (A) replaced „installation“ with „reservation“. `(A) improvement or alteration of fish and wildlife habitat, pub. L. 105-85, §2906, inserted before the expiry of the time limit“, unless the military installation is subsequently closed, in which case the royalties may be transferred to another military organization to be used for the same purposes. ».