Critiques have generally focused on why statutes such as the Lacey Act,(69) the Federal Noxious Weed Act of 1974,(70) the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 (NANPCA),(71) and the National Invasive Species Act do not offer effective solutions for controlling ballast water's role in spreading NISs.
What does NANPCA stand for?
NANPCA stands for Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act
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- Military and Government
- National Association of Naval Photography
- National Association of Non-Principals (healthcare providers)
- National Association of Nutrition Professionals (est. 1985; formerly Society of Certified Nutritionists; Berkeley, CA)
- Native Rat Atrial Natriuretic Peptide (biochemistry)
- Non-Accelerator New Physics (conference)
- North American Numbering Plan
- North Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association
- North American Nature Photography Association
- North American Numbering Plan Administration (Bellcore)
- North American Numbering Plan Administrator
- National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Reproductive Health
- North American Native Plant Society
- North Atlantic Natural Resources (mineral exploration company; Sweden)
- Northern Affairs and National Resources (Canada)
- NACSE (National Association of Communications Systems Engineers) Associate Network Specialist (professional certification)
- National Analgesic Nephropathy Study
- National Association of Nigerian Students (est. 1980)
- Naval Air Navigation School (US Navy)
- Neuron and Network Simulator
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The Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990 probably offers the best legal basis for such an action, he says.
A good example is the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990, which was reauthorized and broadened in 1996.