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- Main Title Cruise Ship Pollution: Background, Laws and Regulations, and Key Issues
Author: Copeland, ClaudiaCreator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Specialist in Resource and Environmental Policy; Resources, Science, and Industry Division
Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
- Creation: 2008-05-02
- Content Description: This report describes the several types of waste streams that cruise ships may discharge and emit. It identifies the complex body of international and domestic laws that address pollution from cruise ships. It then describes federal and state legislative activity concerning cruise ships in Alaskan waters and activities in a few other states, as well as current industry initiatives to manage cruise ship pollution.
- Physical Description: 29 pages.
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Passenger ships
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Air pollution
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Government regulation
- Item is not a Primary Source
- Place Name: United States
Name: Congressional Research Service ReportsCode: CRSR
Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents DepartmentCode: UNTGD
- CRS Report Number: RL32450
- Accession or Local Control No: RL32450_2008May02
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc98054