NAME: Kyle Leopard, North Carolina
TITLE: Ratify the Law of the Sea Treaty in the United States
MAJOR AREAS TO BE AFFECTED: United States Coast Guard, International Seabed Authority, the environment, oil industry, freightliners, and marine life.
SUMMARY: “Because of the degradation of marine life on the high seas, the availability of certain fish has dwindled causing the price of these fish to rise because of scarcity, which hurts the Americans who cannot afford higher prices.”