An Act To improve the administration of fish and wildlife programs, and for other purposes

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Section 2 of the Act of June 8, 1904 (16 U.S.C. 668a) is amended by deleting the period at the end thereof and adding the following: "Provided further, That the Secretary of the Interior, pursuant to such regulations as he may prescribe, may permit the taking of golden eagle nests which interfere with resource development or recovery operations.".


  • Fish and Wildlife Improvment Act of 1978
  • United States Dept. of the Interior


Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 92 Stat. 3110
  • Title 16, Conservation
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large


This Act may be cited as the "Fish and Wildlife Improvement Act of 1978".

Contained within

92 Stat. 3110 (1978); Pub. L. No. 95-616 (Book)

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


  • 1980
  • 11/08/1978


  • Amendments (Parliamentary practice)
  • Habitat conservation
  • Wildlife
  • Fishery conservation
  • Golden eagle
  • Wildlife conservation


Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 7; Page Numbers: 3110-16

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