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Title 7 - Agriculture

Chapter 1 - Commodity Exchanges
§ 1 Short title
§ 1a Definitions
§ 1b Requirements of Secretary of the Treasury regarding exemption of foreign exchange swaps and foreign exchange forwards from definition of the term "swap"
§ 2 Jurisdiction of Commission; liability of principal for act of agent; Commodity Futures Trading Commission; transaction in interstate commerce
§ 5 Findings and purpose
§ 6 Regulation of futures trading and foreign transactions
§ 6a Excessive speculation
§ 6b Contracts designed to defraud or mislead
§ 6b-1 Enforcement authority
§ 6c Prohibited transactions
§ 6d Dealing by unregistered futures commission merchants or introducing brokers prohibited; duties in handling customer receipts; rules to avoid duplicative regulations
§ 6e Dealings by unregistered floor trader or broker prohibited
§ 6f Registration and financial requirements; risk assessment
§ 6g Reporting and recordkeeping
§ 6h False self-representation as registered entity member prohibited
§ 6i Reports of deals equal to or in excess of trading limits; books and records; cash and controlled transactions
§ 6j Restrictions on dual trading in security futures products on designated contract markets and registered derivatives transaction execution facilities
§ 6k Registration of associates of futures commission merchants, commodity pool operators, and commodity trading advisors; required disclosure of disqualifications; exemptions for associated persons
§ 6l Commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; Congressional finding
§ 6m Use of mails or other means or instrumentalities of interstate commerce by commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; relation to other law
§ 6n Registration of commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; application; expiration and renewal; record keeping and reports; disclosure; statements of account
§ 6o Fraud and misrepresentation by commodity trading advisors, commodity pool operators, and associated persons
§ 6o-1 Transferred
§ 6p Standards and examinations
§ 6q Special procedures to encourage and facilitate bona fide hedging by agricultural producers
§ 6r Reporting and recordkeeping for uncleared swaps
§ 6s Registration and regulation of swap dealers and major swap participants
§ 6t Large swap trader reporting
§ 7 Designation of boards of trade as contract markets
§ 7a Derivatives transaction execution facilities
§ 7a-1 Derivatives clearing organizations
§ 7a-2 Common provisions applicable to registered entities
§ 7a-3 Exempt boards of trade
§ 7b Suspension or revocation of designation as registered entity
§ 7b-1 Designation of securities exchanges and associations as contract markets
§ 7b-2 Privacy
§ 7b-3 Swap execution facilities
§ 8 Application for designation as contract market or derivatives transaction execution facility; time; suspension or revocation of designation; hearing; review by court of appeals
§ 9 Exclusion of persons from privilege of "registered entities"; procedure for exclusion; review by court of appeals
§ 9a Assessment of money penalties
§ 9b Rules prohibiting deceptive and other abusive telemarketing acts or practices
§ 9c Notice of investigations and enforcement actions
§ 10 Repealed.]
§ 10a Cooperative associations and corporations, exclusion from board of trade; rules of board inapplicable to payment of compensation by association
§ 11 Vacation on request of designation or registration as "registered entity"; redesignation or reregistration
§ 12 Public disclosure
§ 12a Registration of commodity dealers and associated persons; regulation of registered entities
§ 12b Trading ban violations; prohibition
§ 12c Disciplinary actions
§ 12d Commission action for noncompliance with export sales reporting requirements
§ 12e Repealed.]
§ 13 Violations generally; punishment; costs of prosecution
§ 13-1 Violations, prohibition against dealings in onion futures; punishment
§ 13a Nonenforcement of rules of government or other violations; cease and desist orders; fines and penalties; imprisonment; misdemeanor; separate offenses
§ 13a-1 Enjoining or restraining violations
§ 13a-2 Jurisdiction of States
§ 13b Manipulations or other violations; cease and desist orders against persons other than registered entities; punishment; misdemeanor or felony; separate offenses
§ 13c Responsibility as principal; minor violations
§ 14 Repealed.]
§ 15 Enforcement powers of Commission
§ 15a Repealed.]
§ 15b Cotton futures contracts
§ 16 Commission operations
§ 16a Service fees and National Futures Association study
§ 17 Separability
§ 17a Separability of 1936 amendment
§ 17b Separability of 1968 amendment
§ 18 Complaints against registered persons
§ 19 Consideration of costs and benefits and antitrust laws
§ 20 Market reports
§ 21 Registered futures associations
§ 22 Research and information programs; reports to Congress
§ 23 Standardized contracts for certain commodities
§ 24 Regulations respecting commodity broker debtors; definitions
§ 24a Swap data repositories
§ 25 Private rights of action
§ 26 Commodity whistleblower incentives and protection
§ 27 Definitions
§ 27a Exclusion of identified banking products commonly offered on or before December 5, 2000
§ 27b Exclusion of certain identified banking products offered by banks after December 5, 2000
§ 27c Exclusion of certain other identified banking products
§ 27d Administration of the predominance test
§ 27e Exclusion of covered swap agreements
§ 27f Contract enforcement
Chapter 2 - Cotton Standards
§ 51 Short title
§ 51a Extension of classification facilities to cotton growers
§ 51a-1 Contracts with cooperatives furnishing classers; amount and type of payment
§ 51b Licensing samplers; revocation and suspension of license
§ 52 Use of nonofficial standards prohibited; sales by sample excepted
§ 53 Licensing classifiers; revocation and suspension of license
§ 54 Classification by Department of Agriculture; certification thereof; effect of certificate; regulations for classification
§ 55 Fees and charges for cotton classing and related services; criteria; disposition of moneys and samples
§ 56 Establishment of cotton standards; furnishing copies of established standards sold
§ 57 Disposition of proceeds of sale of cotton and of copies of standards
§ 57a Agreements with cotton associations, etc., in foreign countries to establish cotton standards
§ 58 General inspection and sampling of cotton
§ 59 Offenses in relation to cotton standards
§ 60 Penalties for violations
§ 61 General regulations, investigations, tests, etc., by Secretary
§ 61a Annual review meetings with cotton industry representatives; purposes, etc.
§ 62 Definitions
§ 63 Liability of principal for act of agent
§ 64 Appropriation for expenses; appointment by Secretary of officers and agents; compensation
§ 65 Separability
Chapter 3 - Grain Standards
§ 71 Short title
§ 74 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 75 Definitions
§ 75a Repealed.]
§ 75b Omitted
§ 76 Standards and procedures; establishment, amendment, and revocation
§ 77 Official inspection and weighing requirements; waiver; supervision by representatives of Secretary
§ 78 Use of official grade designations required; false or misleading grade designations for grain shipped out of the United States
§ 79 Official inspection
§ 79a Weighing authority
§ 79b Testing of equipment
§ 79c Omitted
§ 79d Limitation on administrative and supervisory costs
§ 84 Licensing of inspectors
§ 85 Suspension, revocation, and refusal to renew licenses; hearing; grounds; temporary suspension
§ 86 Refusal of inspection and weighing services; civil penalties
§ 87 Conflicts of interest
§ 87a Records
§ 87b Prohibited acts
§ 87c Criminal penalties
§ 87d Responsibility for acts of others
§ 87e General authorities
§ 87e-1 Repealed.]
§ 87f Enforcement provisions
§ 87f-1 Registration requirements
§ 87f-2 Reporting requirements
§ 87g Relation to State and local laws; separability
§ 87h Appropriations
§ 87i Omitted
§ 87j Advisory committee
§ 87k Standardizing commercial inspections
Chapter 4 - Naval Stores
§ 91 Short title
§ 92 Definitions
§ 93 Establishment of official naval stores standards
§ 94 Supplying duplicates of standards; examination, etc., of naval stores and certification thereof
§ 95 Prohibition of acts deemed injurious to commerce in naval stores
§ 96 Punishment for violation of prohibition
§ 97 Purchase and analysis by Secretary of samples of spirits of turpentine to detect violations; reports to Department of Justice; publication of results of analysis, etc.
§ 98 Fees and charges for naval stores inspection and related services; establishment, collection, etc.; authorization of appropriations; administrative expenses
§ 99 Separability
Chapter 6 - Insecticides and Environmental Pesticide Control
Subchapter I - Insecticides
Subchapter II - Environmental Pesticide Control
§ 136 Definitions
§ 136a Registration of pesticides
§ 136a-1 Reregistration of registered pesticides
§ 136b Transferred
§ 136c Experimental use permits
§ 136d Administrative review; suspension
§ 136e Registration of establishments
§ 136f Books and records
§ 136g Inspection of establishments, etc.
§ 136h Protection of trade secrets and other information
§ 136i Use of restricted use pesticides; applicators
§ 136i-1 Pesticide recordkeeping
§ 136i-2 Collection of pesticide use information
§ 136j Unlawful acts
§ 136k Stop sale, use, removal, and seizure
§ 136l Penalties
§ 136m Indemnities
§ 136n Administrative procedure; judicial review
§ 136o Imports and exports
§ 136p Exemption of Federal and State agencies
§ 136q Storage, disposal, transportation, and recall
§ 136r Research and monitoring
§ 136r-1 Integrated Pest Management
§ 136s Solicitation of comments; notice of public hearings
§ 136t Delegation and cooperation
§ 136u State cooperation, aid, and training
§ 136v Authority of States
§ 136w Authority of Administrator
§ 136w-1 State primary enforcement responsibility
§ 136w-2 Failure by the State to assure enforcement of State pesticide use regulations
§ 136w-3 Identification of pests; cooperation with Department of Agriculture’s program
§ 136w-4 Omitted
§ 136w-5 Minimum requirements for training of maintenance applicators and service technicians
§ 136w-6 Environmental Protection Agency minor use program
§ 136w-7 Department of Agriculture minor use program
§ 136w-8 Pesticide registration service fees
§ 136x Severability
§ 136y Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 6A - National Laboratory Accreditation
§ 138 Definitions
§ 138a National Laboratory Accreditation Program
§ 138b Accreditation
§ 138c Samples
§ 138d Application
§ 138e Reporting
§ 138f Fees
§ 138g Public disclosure
§ 138h Regulations
§ 138i Effect of other laws
Chapter 7 - Insect Pests Generally
§ 145 Repealed.]
§ 148b Repealed.]
§ 148c to 148e Repealed.]
§ 148f Repealed.]
§ 149 Repealed.]
Chapter 8 - Nursery Stock and Other Plants and Plant Products
§ 155 Omitted
§ 161a Omitted
§ 165 Repealed.]
§ 165a Omitted
§ 166 Transferred
§ 167 Repealed.]
Chapter 8A - Rubber and Other Critical Agricultural Materials
Subchapter I - General Provisions
§ 171 Program for development of guayule and other rubber-bearing plants
§ 172 Authorization of Secretary to appoint employees; delegation of powers; cooperation with other agencies; allotment of funds; leases of facilities and disposal of water
§ 173 Authorization of appropriations
§ 174 Omitted
§ 175 Lease or sublease of unsuitable lands; disposal of water supply
§ 176 Sale of guayule shrub to Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Subchapter II - Critical Agricultural Materials
§ 178 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 178a Definitions
§ 178b Joint Commission on Research and Development of Critical Agricultural Materials
§ 178c Research and development program by Secretary of Agriculture
§ 178d Research and development program by Secretary of Commerce
§ 178e Cooperative projects with Mexico, Australia, and Israel
§ 178f Assistance from States and public agencies; contracts and agreements
§ 178g Powers of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 178h Powers of Secretary of Commerce
§ 178i Coordination of activities with Federal agencies
§ 178j Laws governing inventions under this subchapter
§ 178k Disposition of byproducts and strategic and industrially important products
§ 178l Rules and regulations
§ 178m Report to President and Congress
§ 178n Administration and funding
Chapter 9 - Packers and Stockyards
Subchapter I - General Definitions
§ 181 Short title
§ 182 Definitions
§ 183 When transaction deemed in commerce; "State" defined
Subchapter II - Packers Generally
Part A - General Provisions
§ 191 "Packer" defined
§ 192 Unlawful practices enumerated
§ 193 Procedure before Secretary for violations
§ 194 Conclusiveness of order; appeal and review
§ 195 Punishment for violation of order
§ 196 Statutory trust established; livestock
§ 197 Statutory trust established; poultry
§ 197a Production contracts
§ 197b Choice of law and venue
§ 197c Arbitration
Part B - Swine Packer Marketing Contracts
§ 198 Definitions
§ 198a Swine packer marketing contracts offered to producers
§ 198b Report on the Secretary’s jurisdiction, power, duties, and authorities
Subchapter III - Stockyards and Stockyard Dealers
§ 201 "Stockyard owner"; "stockyard services"; "market agency"; "dealer"; defined
§ 202 "Stockyard" defined; determination by Secretary as to particular yard
§ 203 Activity as stockyard dealer or market agency; benefits to business and welfare of stockyard; registration; penalty for failure to register
§ 204 Bond and suspension of registrants
§ 205 General duty as to services; revocation of registration
§ 206 Rates and charges generally; discrimination
§ 207 Schedule of rates
§ 208 Unreasonable or discriminatory practices generally; rights of stockyard owner of management and regulation
§ 209 Liability to individuals for violations; enforcement generally
§ 210 Proceedings before Secretary for violations
§ 211 Order of Secretary as to charges or practices; prescribing rates and practices generally
§ 212 Prescribing rates and practices to prevent discrimination between intrastate and interstate commerce
§ 213 Prevention of unfair, discriminatory, or deceptive practices
§ 214 Effective date of orders
§ 215 Failure to obey orders; punishment
§ 216 Proceedings to enforce orders; injunction
§ 217 Proceedings for suspension of orders
§ 217a Fees for inspection of brands or marks
Subchapter IV - Live Poultry Dealers and Handlers
Subchapter V - General Provisions
§ 221 Accounts and records of business; punishment for failure to keep
§ 222 Federal Trade Commission powers adopted for enforcement of chapter
§ 223 Responsibility of principal for act or omission of agent
§ 224 Attorney General to institute court proceedings for enforcement
§ 225 Laws unaffected
§ 226 Powers of Interstate Commerce Commission unaffected
§ 227 Powers of Federal Trade Commission and Secretary of Agriculture
§ 228 Authority of Secretary
§ 228a Authority of Secretary to request temporary injunction or restraining order
§ 228b Prompt payment for purchase of livestock
§ 228b-1 Final date for making payment to cash seller or poultry grower
§ 228b-2 Violations by live poultry dealers
§ 228b-3 Judicial review of order regarding live poultry dealer
§ 228b-4 Violation of final order by live poultry dealer; penalty
§ 228c Federal preemption of State and local requirements
§ 228d Annual assessment of cattle and hog industries
§ 229 Annual report
§ 229a Repealed.]
§ 229b Right to discuss terms of contract
§ 229c Separability
Subchapter VI - Charge for Inspection
§ 231 Omitted
Chapter 10 - Warehouses
§ 241 Definitions
§ 242 Powers of Secretary
§ 243 Imposition and collection of fees
§ 244 Quality and value standards
§ 245 Bonding and other financial assurance requirements
§ 246 Maintenance of records
§ 247 Fair treatment in storage of agricultural products
§ 248 Commingling of agricultural products
§ 249 Transfer of stored agricultural products
§ 250 Warehouse receipts
§ 251 Conditions for delivery of agricultural products
§ 252 Suspension or revocation of licenses
§ 253 Public information
§ 254 Penalties for noncompliance
§ 255 Jurisdiction and arbitration
§ 256 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 11 - Honeybees
§ 281 Honeybee importation
§ 282 Punishment for unlawful importation
§ 283 Propagation of stock and release of germ plasm
§ 284 Eradication and control of undesirable species and subspecies
§ 285 Uses of funds
§ 286 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 12 - Associations of Agricultural Products Producers
§ 291 Authorization of associations; powers
§ 292 Monopolizing or restraining trade and unduly enhancing prices prohibited; remedy and procedure
Chapter 13 - Agricultural and Mechanical Colleges
Subchapter I - College-aid Land Appropriation
§ 301 Land grant aid of colleges
§ 302 Method of apportionment and selection; issuance of land scrip
§ 303 Management expenses paid by State
§ 304 Investment of proceeds of sale of land or scrip
§ 305 Conditions of grant
§ 306 Repealed.]
§ 307 Fees for locating land scrip
§ 308 Reports by State governors of sale of scrip
§ 309 Land grants in the State of North Dakota
Subchapter II - College-aid Annual Appropriation
§ 321 Secretary of Agriculture to administer annual college-aid appropriation
§ 322 Annual appropriation
§ 323 Racial discrimination by colleges restricted
§ 324 Time, manner, etc., of annual payments
§ 325 State to replace funds misapplied, etc.; restrictions on use of funds; reports by colleges
§ 326 Ascertainment and certification of amounts due States; certificates withheld from States; appeal to Congress
§ 326a Annual appropriations for Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall Islands, and Republic of Palau
§ 327 Repealed.]
§ 328 Power to amend, repeal, etc., reserved
§ 329 Additional appropriation for agricultural colleges
Subchapter III - Retirement of Employees
§ 331 Retirement of land-grant college employees
Subchapter IV - Agricultural Extension Work Appropriation
§ 341 Cooperative extension work by colleges
§ 342 Cooperative agricultural extension work; cooperation with Secretary of Agriculture
§ 343 Appropriations; distribution; allotment and apportionment; Secretary of Agriculture; matching funds; cooperative extension activities
§ 343d Transferred
§ 343e Repealed.]
§ 344 Ascertainment of entitlement of State to funds; time and manner of payment; State reporting requirements; plans of work
§ 345 Replacement of diminished, lost or misapplied funds; restrictions on use; reports of colleges
§ 346 Repealed.]
§ 347 Repealed.]
§ 347a Disadvantaged agricultural areas
§ 348 Rules and regulations
§ 349 "State" defined
Chapter 14 - Agricultural Experiment Stations
Subchapter I - General Provisions
§ 361 Repealed.]
§ 361a Congressional declaration of purpose; definitions
§ 361b Congressional statement of policy; researches, investigations and experiments
§ 361c Authorization of appropriations and allotments of grants
§ 361d Use of funds
§ 361e Payment of allotments to State agricultural experiment stations; directors and treasurers or other officers; accounting; reports to Secretary; replacement by States of diminished, lost or misapplied allotments; subsequent allotments or payments contingent on such replacement
§ 361f Publications of experiment stations; free mailing
§ 361g Duties of Secretary; ascertainment of entitlement of State to funds; plans of work
§ 361h Relation of college or university to State unaffected; division of appropriations
§ 361i Power to amend, repeal, etc., reserved
§ 364 Repealed.]
§ 365 Transferred
§ 366 Repealed.]
§ 367 Omitted
§ 368c Omitted
§ 380 Repealed.]
§ 381 Omitted
§ 384 Card index of agricultural literature; copies to be furnished by Secretary
§ 385 South Carolina Experiment Station; cooperation by Secretary of Agriculture; lump sum appropriation
§ 385a Authorization of appropriations
§ 386g Repealed.]
Subchapter II - Experiment Stations for Propagation of Trees, Shrubs, Vines, and Vegetables
§ 387 Station for semi-arid or dry-land regions; establishment
§ 387a Authorization of appropriations
§ 388 Station for southern Great Plains area; establishment
§ 388a Authorization of appropriations
§ 389 Transfer of certain dry land and irrigation field stations to States
§ 389a Conditions of transfer of dry land and irrigation field stations; reservation of mineral rights
Subchapter III - Research Facilities
§ 390 Definitions
§ 390a Review process
§ 390b Repealed.]
§ 390c Applicability of Federal Advisory Committee Act
§ 390d Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 15 - Bureau of Animal Industry
§ 391 Establishment of bureau; appointment of chief; duties
§ 392 Repealed.]
§ 393 Sale of pathological and zoological specimens; disposition of moneys
§ 394 Repealed.]
§ 394a Overtime of employees working at establishments which prepare virus, serum, toxin, and analogous products
§ 395 Fees for rabies diagnoses; disposition of moneys
§ 396 Inspection of livestock, hides, animal products, etc.; place; charges; disposition of funds
§ 397 Omitted
Chapter 16 - Bureau of Dairy Industry
§ 401 Establishment of bureau
§ 402 Chief of bureau; appointment and duties
§ 403 Transfer of activities of Department of Agriculture to bureau; employment of clerks, etc.
§ 404 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 17 - Miscellaneous Matters
§ 411 Omitted
§ 411a Repealed.]
§ 411b Estimates of apple production
§ 414 Repealed.]
§ 414a Transfer of nonadministrative funds of Commodity Credit Corporation for classing and grading purposes
§ 415 Purchase of seeds and plants for distribution
§ 415-1 Seed distribution
§ 415a Omitted
§ 415b Wool standards; appropriation of certain funds
§ 415c Use of funds for dissemination of information relating to standardization, grading, etc., of wool; charge for grading wool
§ 415d Rules and regulations for wool standards; deposit of receipts in the Treasury
§ 415e Farm or food products; sale of samples, practical forms, etc.
§ 416 Letting contract for packeting, etc., of seeds, etc., for distribution
§ 417 Distribution of farmers’ bulletins
§ 418 Annual report on work of agricultural experiment stations and of college extension work; publication and distribution
§ 419 Repealed.]
§ 420 Power to administer oaths, examine witnesses, or require production of books, etc.
§ 421 Dairying and livestock experiment station, Mandan, North Dakota
§ 421a Omitted
§ 422 Dairying and livestock experiment station, Lewisburg, Tennessee
§ 422a Omitted
§ 423 Cotton; investigation of new uses; cooperation with State and other agencies
§ 424 Cotton ginning investigations; publication of results; cooperation with Federal and State departments and agencies
§ 425 Authorization of appropriations for cotton ginning studies
§ 426 Predatory and other wild animals
§ 426a Omitted
§ 426b Authorization of expenditures for the eradication and control of predatory and other wild animals
§ 426c Control of nuisance mammals and birds and those constituting reservoirs of zoonotic diseases; exception
§ 426d Expenditures for cooperative agreements to lease aircraft
§ 427 Agriculture research; declaration of policy; duties of Secretary of Agriculture; use of existing facilities
§ 427i Agricultural research; authorization of additional appropriations; administrative expenses; availability of special research fund
§ 427j Repealed.]
§ 428 Omitted
§ 428a Acquisition of land; options
§ 428b Wheat and feed grains research; regional and national research programs; utilization of services of Federal, State and private agencies; authorization of appropriations
§ 428c Rice research
§ 429 Repealed.]
§ 430 Purchase and testing of serums or analogous products; dissemination of test results
§ 431 Purchase of tags, labels, stamps, and certificates
§ 432 Purchase of cultures for soil and fertilizer investigations
§ 433 Domestic raising of fur-bearing animals; classification
§ 434 Transfer of functions, appropriations, records and property to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 435 Omitted
§ 436 Transfer of Army Remount Service to Department of Agriculture; effective date
§ 437 Administration of transferred property; improvement in horse breeding; acquisition of breeding stock and facilities; fees; cooperation with other organizations
§ 438 Repealed.]
§ 439 Operation of Government-owned alcohol plants; location; transfer of plants
§ 439a Powers and duties of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 439b Recommendations to Congress for discontinuance of plants
§ 439c Construction of additional facilities; acquisition of property; incurment of expenses; rules and regulations
§ 439d Assumption of obligations of Reconstruction Finance Corporation covering Muscatine, Iowa, plant
§ 439e Authorization of appropriations; availability of other appropriations
§ 440 Reimbursement of appropriations available for classing or grading agriculture commodities without charge
§ 441 Repealed.]
§ 442 Availability of grain to prevent waterfowl depredations; payment of packaging, transporting, handling, and other charges
§ 443 Requisition of grain to prevent crop depredation by migratory waterfowl
§ 444 Reimbursement of packaging and transporting expenses
§ 445 Authorization of appropriations for mitigating losses caused by waterfowl depredation
§ 446 Repealed.]
§ 447 Requisition of surplus grain; prevention of starvation of resident game birds and other resident wildlife; utilization by State agencies; reimbursement for packaging and transporting
§ 448 Requisition and use of grain for prevention of starvation of migratory birds; reimbursement for packaging and transporting
§ 449 Authorization of appropriations for reimbursement of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 450 Cooperation with State agencies in administration and enforcement of laws relating to marketing of agricultural products and control or eradication of plant and animal diseases and pests; coordination of administration of Federal and State laws
§ 450a Cooperative research projects; agreements with and receipt of funds from State and other agencies
§ 450b Cooperation with State and other agencies; expenditures
§ 450c Delegation of regulatory functions of Secretary of Agriculture; definitions
§ 450d Delegation of regulatory functions to designated employees; status of employees; number; revocation of delegation
§ 450e Authority of designated employees; retroactive revocation of delegation
§ 450f Delegation of functions under other laws as unaffected
§ 450g Authorization of appropriations for cooperative research projects
§ 450h Transferred
§ 450i Competitive, special, and facilities research grants
§ 450j Indemnity payments to dairy farmers and manufacturers of dairy products; milk removed for its residue of chemical or toxic substances; nuclear radiation or fallout contaminants; other legal recourse
§ 450k Authorization of appropriations for dairy farmer indemnities
§ 450l Expiration of dairy farmer indemnity program
Chapter 18 - Cooperative Marketing
§ 451 "Agricultural products" defined
§ 452 Supervision of division of cooperative marketing
§ 453 Authority and duties of division
§ 454 Advisers to counsel with Secretary of Agriculture; expenses and subsistence
§ 455 Dissemination of crop, market, etc., information by cooperative marketing associations
§ 456 Rules and regulations; appointment, removal, and compensation of employees; expenditures; authorization of appropriations
§ 457 Separability
Chapter 19 - Cotton Statistics and Estimates
§ 471 Statistics and estimates of grades and staple length of cotton; collection and publication
§ 472 Information furnished of confidential character; penalty for divulging information
§ 473 Persons required to furnish information; request; failure to furnish; false information
§ 473a Cotton classification services
§ 473b Market supply, demand, condition and prices; collection and publication of information
§ 473c Rules and regulations
§ 473c-1 Offenses in relation to sampling of cotton for classification
§ 473c-2 Penalties for offenses relating to sampling of cotton
§ 473c-3 Liability of principal for act of agent
§ 473d Quality tests and analyses by Secretary for breeders and others; fees
§ 474 Powers of Secretary of Agriculture; appropriation
§ 475 Repealed.]
§ 476 Acreage reports
Chapter 20 - Dumping or Destruction of Interstate Produce
§ 491 Destruction or dumping of farm produce received in interstate commerce by commission merchants, etc.; penalty
§ 492 Repealed.]
§ 493 Enforcement of provisions; prosecution of cases
§ 494 Rules and regulations; cooperation with States, etc., officers and employees; expenditures
§ 495 Authorization of appropriations
§ 496 Validity of other statutes dealing with same subject
§ 497 Separability
Chapter 20A - Perishable Agricultural Commodities
§ 499a Short title and definitions
§ 499b Unfair conduct
§ 499b-1 Products produced in distinct geographic areas
§ 499c Licenses
§ 499d Issuance of license
§ 499e Liability to persons injured
§ 499f Complaints, written notifications, and investigations
§ 499g Reparation order
§ 499h Grounds for suspension or revocation of license
§ 499i Accounts, records, and memoranda; duty of licensees to keep; contents; suspension of license for violation of duty
§ 499j Orders; effective date; continuance in force; suspension, modification and setting aside; penalty
§ 499k Injunctions; application of injunction laws governing orders of Interstate Commerce Commission
§ 499l Violations; report to Attorney General; proceedings; costs
§ 499m Complaints; procedure, penalties, etc.
§ 499n Inspection of perishable agricultural commodities
§ 499o Rules, regulations, and orders; appointment, removal, and compensation of officers and employees; expenditures; authorization of appropriations; abrogation of inconsistent statutes
§ 499p Liability of licensees for acts and omissions of agents
§ 499q Separability
§ 499r Repealed.]
§ 499s Depositing appropriations in fund
§ 499t Omitted
Chapter 21 - Tobacco Statistics
§ 501 Collection and publication; facts required; deteriorated tobacco
§ 502 Standards for classification; returns and blanks
§ 503 Reports; necessity; by whom made; penalties
§ 504 "Person" defined
§ 505 Access to internal-revenue records
§ 506 Returns under oath; administration
§ 507 Limitation on use of statistical information
§ 508 Separability
§ 509 Repealed.]
Chapter 21A - Tobacco Inspection
§ 511 Definitions
§ 511a Declaration of purpose
§ 511b Official standards for classification; tentative standards; modification
§ 511c Demonstration of official standards; samples; cost
§ 511d Designation of markets; manner; inspection and related services; fees and charges
§ 511e Sampling and weighing; cost; disposition of moneys received; expenses; purpose
§ 511f Reinspection and appeal inspection; certificate as evidence
§ 511g Placing of grade on warehouse tickets, etc.; form
§ 511h Publication of information relating to tobacco
§ 511i Offenses
§ 511j Publication of violations
§ 511k Penalty for violations
§ 511l Act of agent as that of principal
§ 511m Regulation; hearings; employees; expenditures; authorization of appropriations
§ 511n Hearings; examination of witnesses; refusal to testify or produce evidence
§ 511o Separability
§ 511p Delegation of duties by Secretary of Agriculture
§ 511q Short title
§ 511r Repealed.]
§ 511s Grading of tobacco
Chapter 21B - Tobacco Control
Chapter 21C - Tobacco Reform
Subchapter I - Transitional Payments to Tobacco Quota Holders and Producers of Tobacco
§ 518 Definitions
§ 518a Contract payments to tobacco quota holders
§ 518b Contract payments for producers of quota tobacco
§ 518c Administration
§ 518d Use of assessments as source of funds for payments
§ 518e Tobacco Trust Fund
§ 518f Limitation on total expenditures
Subchapter II - Implementation and Transition
§ 519 Treatment of tobacco loan pool stocks and outstanding loan costs
§ 519a Regulations
Chapter 25 - Export Standards for Apples
§ 581 Standards of export; establishment; shipping without certificate forbidden; hearings
§ 582 Notice of establishment of standards; shipments under contracts made before adoption of standards
§ 583 Foreign standards; certification of compliance
§ 584 Shipments of less than carload lots; exemptions
§ 585 Fees for inspection and certification; certificates as prima facie evidence
§ 586 Refusal of certificates for violations of laws; penalties for violations
§ 587 Rules and regulations; cooperation with other agencies; compensation of officers and employees; effect on other laws
§ 588 Separability
§ 589 Definitions
§ 590 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 25A - Export Standards for Grapes and Plums
§ 591 Standards of export; establishment; shipping without certificate forbidden; hearings
§ 592 Notice of establishment of standards; shipments under contracts made before adoption of standards
§ 593 Foreign standards; certification of compliance
§ 594 Exemption of minimum quantities
§ 595 Fees for inspection and certification; certificates as prima facie evidence
§ 596 Refusal of certificates for violations of law; penalties for violations
§ 597 Rules and regulations; cooperation with other agencies; compensation of officers and employees; effect on other laws
§ 598 Separability
§ 599 Definitions
Chapter 26 - Agricultural Adjustment
Subchapter I - Declaration of Conditions and Policy
§ 601 Declaration of conditions
§ 602 Declaration of policy; establishment of price basing period; marketing standards; orderly supply flow; circumstances for continued regulation
Subchapter II - Cotton Option Contracts
§ 603 Government owned cotton; transfer to Secretary of Agriculture; powers of Secretary
§ 604 Borrowing money; expenditures; authority of Secretary
§ 605 Repealed.]
§ 606 Repealed.]
§ 607 Sale by Secretary; additional options; validation of assignments; publication of information
Subchapter III - Commodity Benefits
§ 608 Powers of Secretary
§ 608-1 Omitted
§ 608a Enforcement of chapter
§ 608a-1 Repealed.]
§ 608b Marketing agreements; exemption from anti-trust laws; inspection requirements for handlers not subject to agreements
§ 608c Orders
§ 608c-1 Repealed.]
§ 608d Books and records
§ 608e Repealed.]
§ 608e-1 Import prohibitions on specified foreign produce
§ 608f Repealed.]
§ 609 Processing tax; methods of computation; rate; what constitutes processing; publicity as to tax to avoid profiteering
§ 610 Administration
§ 611 "Basic agricultural commodity" defined; exclusion of commodities
§ 612 Appropriation; use of revenues; administrative expenses
§ 612c Appropriation to encourage exportation and domestic consumption of agricultural products
§ 612c-1 Authorization for appropriations to increase domestic consumption of surplus farm commodities
§ 612c-2 Technical support to exporters and importers of United States agricultural products; scope of support provided by Department of Agriculture
§ 612c-3 Repealed.]
§ 612c-4 Purchase of specialty crops
§ 612c-5 Section 612c funds for purchase of fruits, vegetables, and nuts to support domestic nutrition assistance programs
§ 612c-6 Domestic food assistance programs
§ 613 Termination date; investigations and reports
§ 613a Repealed.]
§ 614 Separability
§ 615 Refunds of tax; exemptions from tax; compensating tax; compensating tax on foreign goods; covering into Treasury
§ 616 Stock on hand when tax takes effect or terminates
§ 617 Refund on goods exported; bond to suspend tax on commodity intended for export
§ 618 Existing contracts; imposition of tax on vendee; collection
§ 619 Collection of tax; provisions of internal revenue laws applicable; returns
§ 619a Cotton tax, time for payment
§ 620 Falsely ascribing deductions or charges to taxes; penalty
§ 621 Machinery belting processed from cotton; exemption from tax
§ 622 Omitted
§ 623 Actions relating to tax; legalization of prior taxes
§ 624 Limitation on imports; authority of President
§ 625 Repealed.]
§ 626 Import inventory
§ 627 Dairy forward pricing pilot program
Subchapter IV - Refunds
Chapter 26A - Agricultural Marketing Agreements
§ 671 Arbitration of disputes concerning milk
§ 672 Agreements; licenses, regulations, programs, etc., unaffected
§ 673 Taxes under Agricultural Adjustment Act; laws unaffected
§ 674 Short title
Chapter 27 - Cotton Marketing
§ 724 Omitted
§ 725 Repealed.]
§ 726 Omitted
Chapter 30 - Anti-hog-cholera Serum and Hog-cholera Virus
§ 851 Declaration of policy
§ 852 Marketing agreements with handlers; exemption from antitrust laws
§ 853 Terms and conditions of marketing agreements
§ 854 Order regulating handlers; issuance and terms
§ 855 Applicability of other laws
Chapter 31 - Rural Electrification and Telephone Service
Subchapter I - Rural Electrification
§ 901 Short title
§ 902 General authority of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 903 Authorization of appropriations
§ 904 Loans for electrical plants and transmission lines
§ 905 Repealed.]
§ 906 Funding for administrative expenses
§ 906a Use of funds outside the United States or its territories prohibited
§ 907 Acquisition of property pledged for loans; disposition; sale of pledged property by borrower
§ 908 Repealed.]
§ 909 Administration on nonpolitical basis; dismissal of officers or employees for violating provision
§ 910 Repealed.]
§ 911 Acceptance of services of Federal or State officers; application of civil service laws; expenditures for supplies and equipment
§ 911a Repealed.]
§ 912 Extension of time for repayment of loans
§ 912a Rescheduling and refinancing of loans
§ 913 Definitions
§ 914 Separability
§ 915 Purchase of financial and credit reports
§ 916 Criteria for loans
§ 917 Prohibition on restricting water and waste facility services to electric customers
§ 918 General prohibitions
§ 918a Energy generation, transmission, and distribution facilities efficiency grants and loans in rural communities with extremely high energy costs
§ 918b Acquisition of existing systems in rural communities with high energy costs
§ 918c Rural and remote communities electrification grants
Subchapter II - Rural Telephone Service
§ 921 Congressional declaration of policy
§ 921a Policy of financing of rural telephone program
§ 921b Policy of expansion of markets for debentures
§ 922 Loans for rural telephone service
§ 923 State regulation of telephone service
§ 924 Definition of telephone service and rural area
§ 925 Loan feasibility
§ 926 Certain rural development investments by qualified telephone borrowers not treated as dividends or distributions
§ 927 General duties and prohibitions
§ 928 Prompt processing of telephone loans
Subchapter III - Rural Electric and Telephone Direct Loan Programs
§ 930 Congressional declaration of policy
§ 931 Rural Electrification and Telephone Revolving Fund
§ 931a Level of loan programs under Rural Electrification and Telephone Revolving Fund
§ 932 Liabilities and uses of Rural Electrification and Telephone Revolving Fund
§ 933 Moneys in the Rural Electrification and Telephone Revolving Fund
§ 934 Authorized financial transactions; interim notes; purchase of obligations for resale; sale of notes and certificates; liens
§ 935 Insured loans; interest rates and lending levels
§ 936 Guaranteed loans; accommodations and subordination of liens; interest rates; assignability of guaranteed loans and related guarantees
§ 936a Prepayment of loans
§ 936b Sale or prepayment of direct or insured loans
§ 936c Refinancing and prepayment of FFB loans
§ 936d Eligibility of distribution borrowers for loans, loan guarantees, and lien accommodations
§ 936e Administrative prohibitions applicable to certain electric borrowers
§ 936f Substantially underserved trust areas
§ 937 Loans from other credit sources
§ 938 Full faith and credit of the United States
§ 939 Loan terms and conditions
§ 940 Refinancing of rural development loans
§ 940a Repealed.]
§ 940b Use of funds
§ 940c Cushion of credit payments program
§ 940c-1 Guarantees for bonds and notes issued for electrification or telephone purposes
§ 940d Limitations on authorization of appropriations
§ 940e Expansion of 911 access
§ 940f Extension of period of existing guarantee
§ 940g Electric loans for renewable energy
§ 940h Bonding requirements
Subchapter IV - Rural Telephone Bank
§ 941 Telephone Bank
§ 942 General powers
§ 943 Special provisions governing telephone bank as a Federal agency until conversion of ownership, control, and operation
§ 944 Governor of telephone bank; functions, powers, and duties
§ 944a Publication of rural telephone bank policies and regulations
§ 945 Board of directors
§ 946 Capitalization
§ 947 Borrowing power; telephone debentures; issuance; interest rates; terms and conditions; ratio to paid-in capital and retained earnings; investments in debentures; debentures as security; purchase and sale of debentures by the Secretary of the Treasury; treatment as public debt transactions of the United States; exclusion of transactions from budget totals
§ 948 Lending power
§ 949 Telephone bank receipts; availability for obligations and expenditures
§ 950 Conversion of ownership, control, and operation of telephone bank
§ 950a Liquidation or dissolution of telephone bank
§ 950b Borrower net worth
Subchapter V - Rural Economic Development
§ 950aa Additional powers and duties
§ 950aa-1 Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Rural Broadband Access
§ 950bb Access to broadband telecommunications services in rural areas
§ 950bb-1 National Center for Rural Telecommunications Assessment
Chapter 31A - Telemedicine and Distance Learning Services in Rural Areas
§ 950aaa Purpose
§ 950aaa-1 Definitions
§ 950aaa-2 Telemedicine and distance learning services in rural areas
§ 950aaa-3 Administration
§ 950aaa-4 Regulations
§ 950aaa-5 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 32 - Peanut Statistics
§ 951 Collection and publication; facts required; submission of report
§ 952 Repealed.]
§ 953 Reports; by whom made; penalties
§ 954 Grades and standards for classification
§ 955 Limitation on use of statistical information
§ 956 Rules and regulations; cooperation with departments, etc.; officers and employees; expenses of administration; authorization of appropriations
§ 957 Definitions
§ 958 Repealed.]
Chapter 33 - Farm Tenancy
§ 1000 Short title
Subchapter I - Tenant Purchase Loans and Mortgage Insurance
§ 1006a Loans to homestead or desertland entrymen and purchasers of lands in reclamation projects; security; first repayment installment
§ 1006b Cancellation of entry or purchase upon loan default; entry or resale; conditions; satisfaction of indebtedness
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1007 Repealed.]
§ 1007a Omitted
Subchapter III - Land Conservation and Land Utilization
§ 1010 Land conservation and land utilization
§ 1010a Soil, water, and related resource data
§ 1011 Powers of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 1012 Payments to counties
§ 1012a Townsites
§ 1013 Omitted
§ 1013a Benefits extended to Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands; "county" defined; payments to Governor or fiscal agent of county
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1026 Repealed.]
§ 1030 Consolidation of agricultural credit and service offices
§ 1031 Conveyance of mineral rights with land
§ 1032 Transfer of rights and duties of Reconstruction Finance Corporation arising out of rehabilitation and farm tenancy loans to Secretary of the Treasury
§ 1032a Disbursing and certifying officers; exemption from liability for advances to defense relocation corporations
§ 1033 Sale of reserved mineral interests
§ 1034 Persons to whom mineral interests sold; conveyances
§ 1035 Sale of mineral interests; consideration; transfer of unsold interests to Secretary of the Interior
§ 1036 Repealed.]
§ 1037 Sale of reserved mineral interests; disposition of proceeds
§ 1038 Regulations; delegations of authority
§ 1039 Time for filing purchase applications
§ 1040 Farmers’ Home Administration funds account
Subchapter I - Tenant Purchase Loans and Mortgage Insurance
§ 1006a Loans to homestead or desertland entrymen and purchasers of lands in reclamation projects; security; first repayment installment
§ 1006b Cancellation of entry or purchase upon loan default; entry or resale; conditions; satisfaction of indebtedness
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1007 Repealed.]
§ 1007a Omitted
Subchapter III - Land Conservation and Land Utilization
§ 1010 Land conservation and land utilization
§ 1010a Soil, water, and related resource data
§ 1011 Powers of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 1012 Payments to counties
§ 1012a Townsites
§ 1013 Omitted
§ 1013a Benefits extended to Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands; "county" defined; payments to Governor or fiscal agent of county
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1026 Repealed.]
§ 1030 Consolidation of agricultural credit and service offices
§ 1031 Conveyance of mineral rights with land
§ 1032 Transfer of rights and duties of Reconstruction Finance Corporation arising out of rehabilitation and farm tenancy loans to Secretary of the Treasury
§ 1032a Disbursing and certifying officers; exemption from liability for advances to defense relocation corporations
§ 1033 Sale of reserved mineral interests
§ 1034 Persons to whom mineral interests sold; conveyances
§ 1035 Sale of mineral interests; consideration; transfer of unsold interests to Secretary of the Interior
§ 1036 Repealed.]
§ 1037 Sale of reserved mineral interests; disposition of proceeds
§ 1038 Regulations; delegations of authority
§ 1039 Time for filing purchase applications
§ 1040 Farmers’ Home Administration funds account
Subchapter I - Tenant Purchase Loans and Mortgage Insurance
§ 1006a Loans to homestead or desertland entrymen and purchasers of lands in reclamation projects; security; first repayment installment
§ 1006b Cancellation of entry or purchase upon loan default; entry or resale; conditions; satisfaction of indebtedness
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1007 Repealed.]
§ 1007a Omitted
Subchapter III - Land Conservation and Land Utilization
§ 1010 Land conservation and land utilization
§ 1010a Soil, water, and related resource data
§ 1011 Powers of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 1012 Payments to counties
§ 1012a Townsites
§ 1013 Omitted
§ 1013a Benefits extended to Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands; "county" defined; payments to Governor or fiscal agent of county
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1026 Repealed.]
§ 1030 Consolidation of agricultural credit and service offices
§ 1031 Conveyance of mineral rights with land
§ 1032 Transfer of rights and duties of Reconstruction Finance Corporation arising out of rehabilitation and farm tenancy loans to Secretary of the Treasury
§ 1032a Disbursing and certifying officers; exemption from liability for advances to defense relocation corporations
§ 1033 Sale of reserved mineral interests
§ 1034 Persons to whom mineral interests sold; conveyances
§ 1035 Sale of mineral interests; consideration; transfer of unsold interests to Secretary of the Interior
§ 1036 Repealed.]
§ 1037 Sale of reserved mineral interests; disposition of proceeds
§ 1038 Regulations; delegations of authority
§ 1039 Time for filing purchase applications
§ 1040 Farmers’ Home Administration funds account
Subchapter I - Tenant Purchase Loans and Mortgage Insurance
§ 1006a Loans to homestead or desertland entrymen and purchasers of lands in reclamation projects; security; first repayment installment
§ 1006b Cancellation of entry or purchase upon loan default; entry or resale; conditions; satisfaction of indebtedness
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1007 Repealed.]
§ 1007a Omitted
Subchapter III - Land Conservation and Land Utilization
§ 1010 Land conservation and land utilization
§ 1010a Soil, water, and related resource data
§ 1011 Powers of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 1012 Payments to counties
§ 1012a Townsites
§ 1013 Omitted
§ 1013a Benefits extended to Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands; "county" defined; payments to Governor or fiscal agent of county
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1026 Repealed.]
§ 1030 Consolidation of agricultural credit and service offices
§ 1031 Conveyance of mineral rights with land
§ 1032 Transfer of rights and duties of Reconstruction Finance Corporation arising out of rehabilitation and farm tenancy loans to Secretary of the Treasury
§ 1032a Disbursing and certifying officers; exemption from liability for advances to defense relocation corporations
§ 1033 Sale of reserved mineral interests
§ 1034 Persons to whom mineral interests sold; conveyances
§ 1035 Sale of mineral interests; consideration; transfer of unsold interests to Secretary of the Interior
§ 1036 Repealed.]
§ 1037 Sale of reserved mineral interests; disposition of proceeds
§ 1038 Regulations; delegations of authority
§ 1039 Time for filing purchase applications
§ 1040 Farmers’ Home Administration funds account
Chapter 34 - Sugar Production and Control
§ 1100 Omitted
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1101 Omitted
Subchapter II - Quota Provisions
§ 1123 Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Conditional-payment Provisions
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
Subchapter V - General Provisions
§ 1171 Repealed.]
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1101 Omitted
Subchapter II - Quota Provisions
§ 1123 Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Conditional-payment Provisions
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
Subchapter V - General Provisions
§ 1171 Repealed.]
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1101 Omitted
Subchapter II - Quota Provisions
§ 1123 Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Conditional-payment Provisions
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
Subchapter V - General Provisions
§ 1171 Repealed.]
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1101 Omitted
Subchapter II - Quota Provisions
§ 1123 Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Conditional-payment Provisions
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
Subchapter V - General Provisions
§ 1171 Repealed.]
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1101 Omitted
Subchapter II - Quota Provisions
§ 1123 Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Conditional-payment Provisions
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
Subchapter V - General Provisions
§ 1171 Repealed.]
Chapter 35 - Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938
Subchapter I - Adjustment in Freight Rates, New Uses and Markets, and Disposition of Surpluses
§ 1291 Adjustments in freight rates
§ 1292 New uses and markets for commodities
§ 1293 Transferred
Subchapter II - Loans, Parity Payments, Consumer Safeguards, Marketing Quotas, and Marketing Certificates
Part A - Definitions, Loans, Parity Payments, and Consumer Safeguards
§ 1301 Definitions
§ 1301a References to parity prices, etc., in other laws after January 1, 1950
§ 1301b Repealed.]
§ 1302 Repealed.]
§ 1303 Parity payments
§ 1304 Consumer safeguards
§ 1305 Transfer of acreage allotments or feed grain bases on public lands upon request of State agencies
§ 1306 Projected yields; determination; base period
§ 1307 Limitation on payments under wheat, feed grains, and cotton programs for 1974 through 1977 crops
§ 1308 Payment limitations
§ 1308-1 Notification of interests; payments limited to active farmers
§ 1308-2 Denial of program benefits
§ 1308-3 Foreign persons made ineligible for program benefits
§ 1308-3a Adjusted gross income limitation
§ 1308-4 Education program
§ 1308-5 Treatment of multiyear program contract payments
§ 1308a Cost reduction options
§ 1309 Normally planted acreage and target prices
§ 1310 American agriculture protection program
§ 1310a Normal supply of commodity for 1986 through 1995 crops
Part B - Marketing Quotas
Part C - Administrative Provisions
Part D - Wheat Marketing Allocation
§ 1379a Legislative findings
§ 1379b Wheat marketing allocation; amount; national allocation percentage; commercial and noncommercial wheat-producing areas
§ 1379c Marketing certificates
§ 1379d Marketing restrictions
§ 1379e Assistance in purchase and sale of marketing certificates; regulations; administrative expenses; interest
§ 1379f Conversion factors
§ 1379g Authority to facilitate transition
§ 1379h Applicability of provisions to designated persons; reports and records; examinations by the Secretary
§ 1379i Penalties
§ 1379j Regulations
Part E - Rice Certificates
Part F - Miscellaneous Provisions and Appropriations
Subchapter III - Cotton Pool Participation Trust Certificates
Chapter 35A - Price Support of Agricultural Commodities
Subchapter I - General Provisions
§ 1421 Price support
§ 1421a Financial impact study
§ 1421b Costs of production
§ 1421c Repealed.]
§ 1421d Commodity reports
§ 1422 Increase of price support levels
§ 1423 Adjustments of support prices
§ 1424 Utilization of services and facilities of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1425 Producer rights and liabilities
§ 1425a Producers of honey; loan obligations and liabilities
§ 1426 Repealed.]
§ 1427 Commodity Credit Corporation sales price restrictions
§ 1427-1 Quality requirements for Commodity Credit Corporation owned grain
§ 1427a Reserve inventories for alleviation of distress of natural disaster
§ 1428 Definitions
§ 1429 Determinations of Secretary as final and conclusive
§ 1430 Retroactive effect
§ 1431 Disposition of commodities to prevent waste
§ 1431a Cotton donations to educational institutions
§ 1431b Distribution of surplus commodities to other United States areas
§ 1431c Enrichment and packaging of cornmeal, grits, rice, and white flour available for distribution
§ 1431d Donations for school feeding programs abroad; student financing; priorities
§ 1431e Distribution of surplus commodities to special nutrition projects; reprocessing agreements with private companies
§ 1431f Assistance to foreign countries to mitigate effects of HIV and AIDS
§ 1432 Extension of price support on long staple cotton seeds and products
§ 1433 Repealed.]
§ 1433a Forgiveness of violations; determinations
§ 1433b Processing of surplus agricultural commodities into liquid fuels and agricultural commodity byproducts
§ 1433c Advance recourse commodity loans
§ 1433c-1 Advance recourse loans
§ 1433d Omitted
§ 1433e Repealed.]
§ 1433f Repealed.]
§ 1434 Encouragement of production of crops of which United States is a net importer and for which price support programs are not in effect; authority to plant on set-aside acreage with no reduction in payment rate
§ 1435 Production of commodities for conversion into alcohol or hydrocarbons for use as motor fuels or other fuels; terms and conditions; determinations; payments, etc., for program
Subchapter II - Basic Agricultural Commodities
§ 1441 Price support levels
§ 1441-1 Omitted
§ 1441-1a Marketing certificates for rice
§ 1441-2 Repealed.]
§ 1441a Cost of production study and establishment of current national weighted average cost of production
§ 1442 Price support and acreage requirements for corn and other feed grains
§ 1443 Omitted
§ 1444 Cotton price support levels
§ 1444-1 Omitted
§ 1444-2 Repealed.]
§ 1444a Corn and feed grains and cotton programs
§ 1444b Feed grains; price support program
§ 1444e Omitted
§ 1444e-1 Loans and purchases for 1986 through 1996 crops of corn
§ 1444f Repealed.]
§ 1444f-1 Repealed.]
§ 1445-3 Purchase of inventory stock
§ 1445a Wheat price support levels; "cooperator" defined
§ 1445b-2 Transferred
§ 1445b-3 Omitted
§ 1445b-3a Repealed.]
§ 1445b-4 Transferred
§ 1445b-5 Repealed.]
§ 1445c-2 Omitted
§ 1445c-3 Repealed.]
§ 1445d Special wheat acreage grazing and hay program for 1978 through 1990 crop years
§ 1445e Farmer owned reserve program
§ 1445f International Emergency Food Reserve
§ 1445g Production of commodities for conversion into industrial hydrocarbons; terms and conditions; incentive payments; regulations; appropriations; effective date
§ 1445h Repealed.]
§ 1445i Multiyear set-aside contracts for 1986 through 1990 crops of wheat, feed grains, upland cotton, and rice
§ 1445j Deficiency and land diversion payments
§ 1445k Payments in commodities
Subchapter III - Nonbasic Agricultural Commodities
§ 1446 Price support levels for designated nonbasic agricultural commodities
§ 1446a Dairy products; availability through Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1446a-1 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation funds for purchases of dairy products requirements for school and other programs
§ 1446b Policy with regard to dairy products
§ 1446c Domestic disposal programs for dairy products
§ 1446c-1 Reduction of dairy product inventories
§ 1446c-2 Domestic casein industry
§ 1446d Omitted
§ 1446e Repealed.]
§ 1446e-1 Repealed.]
§ 1446i Repealed.]
§ 1447 Price support levels for other nonbasic agricultural commodities
§ 1448 Price support levels for storable nonbasic agricultural commodities
§ 1449 Determination of price support level
§ 1450 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Acreage Base and Yield System
Subchapter V - Emergency Livestock Feed Assistance Act of 1988
§ 1471 Definitions
§ 1471a Emergency livestock assistance
§ 1471b Determination of need for assistance
§ 1471c Eligible producers
§ 1471d Assistance programs
§ 1471e Additional assistance
§ 1471f Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1471g Benefits limitation
§ 1471h Ineligibility
§ 1471i Administration
§ 1471j Penalties
§ 1472 Assistance for livestock producers
Chapter 36 - Crop Insurance
Subchapter I - Federal Crop Insurance
§ 1501 Short title and application of other provisions
§ 1502 Purpose; definitions; protection of information; relation to other laws
§ 1503 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation; creation; offices
§ 1504 Capital stock of Corporation
§ 1504a Capitalization of Corporation
§ 1505 Management of Corporation
§ 1506 General powers
§ 1507 Personnel of Corporation
§ 1508 Crop insurance
§ 1508a Double insurance and prevented planting
§ 1509 Exemption of indemnities from levy
§ 1510 Deposit and investment of funds; Federal Reserve banks as fiscal agents
§ 1511 Tax exemption
§ 1512 Corporation as fiscal agent of Government
§ 1513 Books of account and annual reports of Corporation
§ 1514 Crimes and offenses
§ 1515 Program compliance and integrity
§ 1516 Funding
§ 1517 Separability
§ 1518 "Agricultural commodity" defined
§ 1519 Repealed.]
§ 1520 Producer eligibility
§ 1521 Ineligibility for catastrophic risk and noninsured assistance payments
§ 1522 Research and development
§ 1523 Pilot programs
§ 1524 Education and risk management assistance
Subchapter II - Supplemental Agricultural Disaster Assistance
§ 1531 Supplemental agricultural disaster assistance
Chapter 37 - Seeds
§ 1551 Short title
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1561 Definition of terms
§ 1562 False representations as certified seed; required provisions
Subchapter II - Interstate Commerce
§ 1571 Prohibitions relating to interstate commerce in certain seeds
§ 1572 Records
§ 1573 Exemptions
§ 1574 Disclaimers, limited warranties and nonwarranties
§ 1575 False advertising
Subchapter III - Foreign Commerce
§ 1581 Prohibitions relating to importations
§ 1582 Procedure relating to importations; disposal of refuse; exceptions
§ 1585 Certain seeds not adapted for general agricultural use
§ 1586 Certain acts prohibited
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1591 Delegation of duties
§ 1592 Rules and regulations
§ 1593 Standards, tests, tolerances
§ 1593a Seed variety information and survey
§ 1594 Prohibition against alterations
§ 1595 Seizure
§ 1596 Penalties
§ 1597 Agent’s acts as binding principal
§ 1598 Notice of intention to prosecute
§ 1599 Cease and desist proceedings
§ 1600 Appeal to court of appeals
§ 1601 Enforcement of order
§ 1602 Separability
§ 1603 Procedural powers; witness fees and mileage
§ 1604 Publication
§ 1605 Authorization of appropriations
§ 1606 Authorization of expenditures
§ 1607 Cooperation with other governmental agencies
§ 1608 Separability
§ 1609 Repeals
§ 1610 Effective date
Subchapter V - Sale of Uncertified Seed of Protected Variety
§ 1611 Illegal sales of uncertified seed
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1561 Definition of terms
§ 1562 False representations as certified seed; required provisions
Subchapter II - Interstate Commerce
§ 1571 Prohibitions relating to interstate commerce in certain seeds
§ 1572 Records
§ 1573 Exemptions
§ 1574 Disclaimers, limited warranties and nonwarranties
§ 1575 False advertising
Subchapter III - Foreign Commerce
§ 1581 Prohibitions relating to importations
§ 1582 Procedure relating to importations; disposal of refuse; exceptions
§ 1585 Certain seeds not adapted for general agricultural use
§ 1586 Certain acts prohibited
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1591 Delegation of duties
§ 1592 Rules and regulations
§ 1593 Standards, tests, tolerances
§ 1593a Seed variety information and survey
§ 1594 Prohibition against alterations
§ 1595 Seizure
§ 1596 Penalties
§ 1597 Agent’s acts as binding principal
§ 1598 Notice of intention to prosecute
§ 1599 Cease and desist proceedings
§ 1600 Appeal to court of appeals
§ 1601 Enforcement of order
§ 1602 Separability
§ 1603 Procedural powers; witness fees and mileage
§ 1604 Publication
§ 1605 Authorization of appropriations
§ 1606 Authorization of expenditures
§ 1607 Cooperation with other governmental agencies
§ 1608 Separability
§ 1609 Repeals
§ 1610 Effective date
Subchapter V - Sale of Uncertified Seed of Protected Variety
§ 1611 Illegal sales of uncertified seed
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1561 Definition of terms
§ 1562 False representations as certified seed; required provisions
Subchapter II - Interstate Commerce
§ 1571 Prohibitions relating to interstate commerce in certain seeds
§ 1572 Records
§ 1573 Exemptions
§ 1574 Disclaimers, limited warranties and nonwarranties
§ 1575 False advertising
Subchapter III - Foreign Commerce
§ 1581 Prohibitions relating to importations
§ 1582 Procedure relating to importations; disposal of refuse; exceptions
§ 1585 Certain seeds not adapted for general agricultural use
§ 1586 Certain acts prohibited
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1591 Delegation of duties
§ 1592 Rules and regulations
§ 1593 Standards, tests, tolerances
§ 1593a Seed variety information and survey
§ 1594 Prohibition against alterations
§ 1595 Seizure
§ 1596 Penalties
§ 1597 Agent’s acts as binding principal
§ 1598 Notice of intention to prosecute
§ 1599 Cease and desist proceedings
§ 1600 Appeal to court of appeals
§ 1601 Enforcement of order
§ 1602 Separability
§ 1603 Procedural powers; witness fees and mileage
§ 1604 Publication
§ 1605 Authorization of appropriations
§ 1606 Authorization of expenditures
§ 1607 Cooperation with other governmental agencies
§ 1608 Separability
§ 1609 Repeals
§ 1610 Effective date
Subchapter V - Sale of Uncertified Seed of Protected Variety
§ 1611 Illegal sales of uncertified seed
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1561 Definition of terms
§ 1562 False representations as certified seed; required provisions
Subchapter II - Interstate Commerce
§ 1571 Prohibitions relating to interstate commerce in certain seeds
§ 1572 Records
§ 1573 Exemptions
§ 1574 Disclaimers, limited warranties and nonwarranties
§ 1575 False advertising
Subchapter III - Foreign Commerce
§ 1581 Prohibitions relating to importations
§ 1582 Procedure relating to importations; disposal of refuse; exceptions
§ 1585 Certain seeds not adapted for general agricultural use
§ 1586 Certain acts prohibited
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1591 Delegation of duties
§ 1592 Rules and regulations
§ 1593 Standards, tests, tolerances
§ 1593a Seed variety information and survey
§ 1594 Prohibition against alterations
§ 1595 Seizure
§ 1596 Penalties
§ 1597 Agent’s acts as binding principal
§ 1598 Notice of intention to prosecute
§ 1599 Cease and desist proceedings
§ 1600 Appeal to court of appeals
§ 1601 Enforcement of order
§ 1602 Separability
§ 1603 Procedural powers; witness fees and mileage
§ 1604 Publication
§ 1605 Authorization of appropriations
§ 1606 Authorization of expenditures
§ 1607 Cooperation with other governmental agencies
§ 1608 Separability
§ 1609 Repeals
§ 1610 Effective date
Subchapter V - Sale of Uncertified Seed of Protected Variety
§ 1611 Illegal sales of uncertified seed
Subchapter I - Definitions
§ 1561 Definition of terms
§ 1562 False representations as certified seed; required provisions
Subchapter II - Interstate Commerce
§ 1571 Prohibitions relating to interstate commerce in certain seeds
§ 1572 Records
§ 1573 Exemptions
§ 1574 Disclaimers, limited warranties and nonwarranties
§ 1575 False advertising
Subchapter III - Foreign Commerce
§ 1581 Prohibitions relating to importations
§ 1582 Procedure relating to importations; disposal of refuse; exceptions
§ 1585 Certain seeds not adapted for general agricultural use
§ 1586 Certain acts prohibited
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
§ 1591 Delegation of duties
§ 1592 Rules and regulations
§ 1593 Standards, tests, tolerances
§ 1593a Seed variety information and survey
§ 1594 Prohibition against alterations
§ 1595 Seizure
§ 1596 Penalties
§ 1597 Agent’s acts as binding principal
§ 1598 Notice of intention to prosecute
§ 1599 Cease and desist proceedings
§ 1600 Appeal to court of appeals
§ 1601 Enforcement of order
§ 1602 Separability
§ 1603 Procedural powers; witness fees and mileage
§ 1604 Publication
§ 1605 Authorization of appropriations
§ 1606 Authorization of expenditures
§ 1607 Cooperation with other governmental agencies
§ 1608 Separability
§ 1609 Repeals
§ 1610 Effective date
Subchapter V - Sale of Uncertified Seed of Protected Variety
§ 1611 Illegal sales of uncertified seed
Chapter 38 - Distribution and Marketing of Agricultural Products
Subchapter I - General Provisions
§ 1621 Congressional declaration of purpose; use of existing facilities; cooperation with States
§ 1622 Duties of Secretary relating to agricultural products
§ 1622a Authority to assist farmers and elevator operators
§ 1622b Specialty crops market news allocation
§ 1622c Grant program to improve movement of specialty crops
§ 1623 Authorization of appropriations; allotments to States
§ 1623a Omitted
§ 1624 Cooperation with Government and State agencies, private research organizations, etc.; rules and regulations
§ 1625 Transfer and consolidation of functions, powers, bureaus, etc.
§ 1626 Definitions
§ 1627 Appointment of personnel; compensation; employment of specialists
§ 1628 Repealed.]
§ 1629 Establishment of committees to assist in research and service programs
§ 1630 Omitted
§ 1631 Protection for purchasers of farm products
§ 1632 Repealed.]
§ 1632a Value-added agricultural product market development grants
§ 1632b Agriculture Innovation Center Demonstration Program
Subchapter II - Livestock Mandatory Reporting
Part A - Purpose; Definitions
§ 1635 Purpose
§ 1635a Definitions
Part B - Cattle Reporting
§ 1635d Definitions
§ 1635e Mandatory reporting for live cattle
§ 1635f Mandatory packer reporting of boxed beef sales
Part C - Swine Reporting
§ 1635i Definitions
§ 1635j Mandatory reporting for swine
§ 1635k Mandatory reporting of wholesale pork cuts
Part D - Lamb Reporting
§ 1635m Mandatory reporting for lambs
Part E - Administration
§ 1636 General provisions
§ 1636a Unlawful acts
§ 1636b Enforcement
§ 1636c Fees
§ 1636d Recordkeeping
§ 1636e Voluntary reporting
§ 1636f Publication of information on retail purchase prices for representative meat products
§ 1636g Suspension authority regarding specific terms of price reporting requirements
§ 1636h Federal preemption
§ 1636i Termination of authority
Subchapter III - Dairy Product Mandatory Reporting
§ 1637 Purpose
§ 1637a Definitions
§ 1637b Mandatory reporting for dairy products
Subchapter IV - Country of Origin Labeling
§ 1638 Definitions
§ 1638a Notice of country of origin
§ 1638b Enforcement
§ 1638c Regulations
§ 1638d Applicability
Chapter 39 - Stabilization of International Wheat Market
§ 1641 Availability of wheat for export; utilization of funds and facilities; prices; authorization of appropriations
§ 1642 Enforcement by President
Chapter 41 - Food for Peace
§ 1691 United States policy
§ 1691a Food aid to developing countries
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Subchapter I - Barter
§ 1692 Transferred
Subchapter II - Economic Assistance and Food Security
§ 1701 Economic assistance and food security
§ 1702 Agreements regarding eligible countries and private entities
§ 1703 Terms and conditions of sales
§ 1704 Use of local currency payment
§ 1704a Agreements for use of foreign currencies; reports to Congress
§ 1704b Repealed.]
§ 1704c Payments by Secretary of Defense in liquidation of amount due for foreign currencies
§ 1707 Omitted
§ 1707a Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Emergency and Private Assistance Programs
§ 1721 General authority
§ 1722 Provision of agricultural commodities
§ 1723 Generation and use of currencies by private voluntary organizations and cooperatives
§ 1724 Levels of assistance
§ 1725 Food Aid Consultative Group
§ 1726 Repealed.]
§ 1726a Administration
§ 1726b Assistance for stockpiling and rapid transportation, delivery, and distribution of shelf-stable prepackaged foods
§ 1726c Local and regional food aid procurement projects
Subchapter III-A - Food for Development
§ 1727 Bilateral grant program
§ 1727a Eligible countries
§ 1727b Grant programs
§ 1727c Direct uses or sales of commodities
§ 1727d Local currency accounts
§ 1727e Use of local currency proceeds
Subchapter III-B - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 1728 Findings regarding emergency food assistance
§ 1728a President’s Emergency Food Assistance Fund
§ 1728b Omitted
Subchapter IV - General Authorities and Requirements
§ 1731 Commodity determinations
§ 1732 Definitions
§ 1733 General provisions
§ 1734 Agreements
§ 1735 Consultation
§ 1736 Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
§ 1736-1 Special Assistant for Agricultural Trade and Food Assistance
§ 1736a Administrative provisions
§ 1736b Expiration date
§ 1736e Debt forgiveness
§ 1736f Authorization of appropriations
§ 1736f-1 Establishment of commodity trust
§ 1736g Coordination of foreign assistance programs
§ 1736g-1 Assistance in furtherance of narcotics control objectives of United States
§ 1736g-2 Micronutrient fortification programs
§ 1736g-3 Use of certain local currency
§ 1736h Congressional consultation on bilateral commodity supply agreements
§ 1736l Consultation on grain marketing
§ 1736o Food for progress
§ 1736o-1 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program
§ 1736p Trade policy declaration
§ 1736q Repealed.]
§ 1736r Trade negotiations policy
§ 1736u Cooperator market development program
§ 1736y Contract sanctity and producer embargo protection
§ 1736cc Repealed.]
Subchapter V - Farmer-to-farmer Program
§ 1737 John Ogonowski and Doug Bereuter Farmer-to-Farmer Program
Subchapter VI - Enterprise for the Americas Initiative
§ 1738 Establishment of Facility
§ 1738a Purpose
§ 1738b Eligibility for benefits under Facility
§ 1738c Reduction of certain debt
§ 1738d Repayment of principal
§ 1738e Interest of new obligations
§ 1738f Environmental framework agreements
§ 1738g Enterprise for the Americas environmental funds
§ 1738h Disbursement of environmental funds
§ 1738i Enterprise for the Americas Board
§ 1738j Oversight
§ 1738k Eligible activities and grantees
§ 1738l Encouraging multilateral debt donations
§ 1738m Annual report to Congress
§ 1738n Consultations with Congress
§ 1738o Sale of qualified debt to eligible countries
§ 1738p Sale, reduction, or cancellation of qualified debt to facilitate certain debt swaps
§ 1738q Notification to congressional committees
§ 1738r "Qualified debt" defined
Chapter 42 - Agricultural Commodity Set-aside
§ 1741 Maximum and minimum quantities for set-aside; "commodity set-aside" defined
§ 1742 Determination of commodity value for set-aside
§ 1743 Reduction of set-aside
§ 1744 Sale of commodities in set-aside; exemption from pricing limitations
§ 1745 Computation of carryover
§ 1746 Records and accounts
§ 1747 Authorization of appropriations; determination of value of transferred commodity
§ 1748 Annual reports by agricultural attaches
§ 1749 Attache educational program
Chapter 43 - Foreign Market Development
Subchapter I - General Provisions; Agricultural Counselors and Agricultural Attaches
§ 1761 Foreign markets; collection of information
§ 1762 Personnel
§ 1763 Transferred
§ 1764 Reports and dispatches
§ 1765 Foreign service appropriations; applicability
Subchapter II - United States Agricultural Trade Offices
§ 1765a Agricultural Trade Offices
§ 1765b Functions
§ 1765b-1 Omitted
§ 1765c Performance of functions in foreign localities
§ 1765d Acquisition of property
§ 1765d-1 Repealed.]
§ 1765e Location of offices
§ 1765f Availability of agency services, personnel, and facilities
§ 1765g Availability of reports and dispatches
Subchapter III - Representation Allowances, Regulations, General Provisions, and Authorization for Appropriations
§ 1765h Representation allowance
§ 1766 Rules and regulations; advance payment for rent and other service; funds for courtesies to foreign representatives
§ 1766a Presidential regulations
§ 1766b Language training for families of officers and employees assigned abroad
§ 1766c Allowances and benefits
§ 1767 Authorization of appropriations
§ 1768 Foreign Operations Administration unaffected
§ 1769 "Agricultural commodity" defined
Chapter 44 - Wool Program
§ 1781 Repealed.]
Chapter 45 - Soil Bank Program
Subchapter I - General Provisions
Subchapter II - Acreage Reserve Program
Subchapter III - Conservation Reserve Program
§ 1831 Repealed.]
§ 1831a Contract restrictions
Subchapter IV - Cropland Adjustments
§ 1838 Conversion of cropland into vegetative cover, water storage, wildlife and conservation uses; contracts with farmers
Chapter 46 - Surplus Disposal of Agricultural Commodities
§ 1852a Repealed.]
§ 1853 Repealed.]
§ 1854 Agreements limiting imports
§ 1855 Supplemental appropriations to encourage exportation and domestic consumption of agricultural products
§ 1856 Transfer of bartered materials to supplemental stockpile; limitation of acquisition to certain programs; authorization of appropriations
§ 1857 Repealed.]
§ 1858 Repealed.]
§ 1859 Donation to penal and correctional institutions
§ 1860 Federal irrigation, drainage, and flood-control projects
Chapter 48 - Humane Methods of Livestock Slaughter
§ 1901 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 1902 Humane methods
§ 1903 Repealed.]
§ 1904 Methods research; designation of methods
§ 1905 Repealed.]
§ 1906 Exemption of ritual slaughter
§ 1907 Practices involving nonambulatory livestock
Chapter 49 - Consultation on Agricultural Programs
§ 1911 Consultation of Secretary of Agriculture with farmers, farm and commodity organizations and other persons and organizations; travel and per diem expenses
§ 1912 Submission of legislative proposals
§ 1913 Authority of Secretary of Agriculture under other provisions of law and to establish and consult with advisory committees
Chapter 50 - Agricultural Credit
§ 1921 Congressional findings
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Subchapter I - Real Estate Loans
§ 1922 Persons eligible for real estate loans
§ 1923 Purposes of loans
§ 1924 Conservation loan and loan guarantee program
§ 1925 Limitations on amount of farm ownership loans
§ 1926 Water and waste facility loans and grants
§ 1926-1 Repealed.]
§ 1926a Emergency and imminent community water assistance grant program
§ 1926b Repealed.]
§ 1926c Water and waste facility loans and grants to alleviate health risks
§ 1926d Water systems for rural and Native villages in Alaska
§ 1926e Grants to nonprofit organizations to finance the construction, refurbishing, and servicing of individually-owned household water well systems in rural areas for individuals with low or moderate incomes
§ 1926f Contracts with not-for-profit third parties
§ 1927 Repayment requirements
§ 1927a Loan interest rates charged by Farmers Home Administration; grant funds associated with loans
§ 1928 Full faith and credit
§ 1929 Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929-1 Level of loan programs under Agricultural Credit Insurance Fund
§ 1929a Rural Development Insurance Fund
§ 1929b Purchase of guaranteed portions of loans; terms and conditions; exercise of authorities
§ 1930 Continued availability of appropriated funds for direct real estate loans to farmers and ranchers
§ 1931 Repealed.]
§ 1932 Assistance for rural entities
§ 1933 Guaranteed rural housing loans; Hawaiian home lands
§ 1934 Low-income farm ownership loan program; eligibility; repayment requirements
§ 1935 Down payment loan program
§ 1936 Beginning farmer or rancher and socially disadvantaged farmer or rancher contract land sales program
§ 1936a Use of rural development loans and grants for other purposes
Subchapter II - Operating Loans
§ 1941 Persons eligible for loans
§ 1942 Purposes of loans
§ 1943 Limitations on amount of operating loans
§ 1944 Soil conservation district loans; limitation; purchase of conservation equipment
§ 1945 Repealed.]
§ 1946 Liability of borrower
§ 1949 Graduation of borrowers with operating loans or guarantees to private commercial credit
Subchapter III - Emergency Loans
§ 1961 Eligibility for loans
§ 1962 Loan determination factors; written credit declinations
§ 1963 Purpose and extent of loans
§ 1964 Terms of loans
§ 1965 Repealed.]
§ 1966 Emergency Credit Revolving Fund utilization
§ 1967 Addition to Emergency Credit Revolving Fund of sums from liquidation of loans; authorization of appropriations
§ 1968 Repealed.]
§ 1969 Repealed.]
§ 1970 Eligibility for assistance based on production loss
§ 1971 Repealed.]
Subchapter IV - Administrative Provisions
§ 1981 Farmers Home Administration
§ 1981a Loan moratorium and policy on foreclosures
§ 1981b Farm loan interest rates
§ 1981c Oil and gas royalty payments on loans
§ 1981d Notice of loan service programs
§ 1981e Planting and production history guidelines
§ 1981f Underwriting forms and standards
§ 1982 Relief for mobilized military reservists from certain agricultural loan obligations
§ 1983 Special conditions and limitations on loans
§ 1983a Prompt approval of loans and loan guarantees
§ 1983b Beginning farmer and rancher individual development accounts pilot program
§ 1983c Provision of information to borrowers
§ 1984 Taxation
§ 1985 Security servicing
§ 1986 Conflicts of interests
§ 1987 Debt adjustment and credit counseling; "summary period" defined; loan summary statements
§ 1988 Appropriations
§ 1989 Rules and regulations
§ 1990 Transfer of lands to Secretary
§ 1991 Definitions
§ 1992 Loan limitations
§ 1993 Transition to private commercial or other sources of credit
§ 1994 Maximum amounts for loans authorized; long-term cost projections
§ 1995 Participation and financial and technical assistance by other Federal departments, etc., to program participants
§ 1996 Loans to resident aliens
§ 1997 Conservation easements
§ 1998 Guaranteed farm loan programs
§ 1999 Interest rate reduction program
§ 2000 Homestead protection
§ 2001 Debt restructuring and loan servicing
§ 2001a Debt restructuring and loan servicing for community facility loans
§ 2002 Transfer of inventory lands
§ 2003 Target participation rates
§ 2004 Expedited clearing of title to inventory property
§ 2005 Payment of losses on guaranteed loans
§ 2006 Waiver of mediation rights by borrowers
§ 2006a Borrower training
§ 2006b Loan assessments
§ 2006c Supervised credit
§ 2006d Market placement
§ 2006e Prohibition on use of loans for certain purposes
§ 2006f Rural development certified lenders program
§ 2008 Rural development and farm loan program activities
§ 2008d Recordkeeping of loans by borrower’s gender
§ 2008e Prohibition under rural development programs
§ 2008f Crop insurance requirement
§ 2008g Payment of interest as condition of loan servicing for borrowers
§ 2008h Loan and loan servicing limitations
§ 2008i Short form certification of farm program borrower compliance
§ 2008j National Sheep Industry Improvement Center
§ 2008k Making and servicing of loans by personnel of State, county, or area committees
§ 2008l Eligibility of employees of State, county, or area committee for loans and loan guarantees
§ 2008m National Rural Development Partnership
§ 2008n Rural telework
§ 2008o Historic barn preservation
§ 2008p Grants for NOAA weather radio transmitters
§ 2008q Grants to train farm workers in new technologies and to train farm workers in specialized skills necessary for higher value crops
§ 2008q-1 Grants to improve supply, stability, safety, and training of agricultural labor force
§ 2008r Delta region agricultural economic development
§ 2008s Rural microentrepreneur assistance program
§ 2008t Grants for expansion of employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities in rural areas
§ 2008u Health care services
Subchapter V - Rural Community Advancement Program
§ 2009 Definitions
§ 2009a Establishment
§ 2009b National objectives
§ 2009c Strategic plans
§ 2009d Rural Development Trust Fund
§ 2009e Transfers of funds
§ 2009f Grants to States
§ 2009g Guarantee and commitment to guarantee loans
§ 2009h Local involvement
§ 2009i Interstate collaboration
§ 2009j Annual report
§ 2009k Rural development interagency working group
§ 2009l Duties of Rural Economic and Community Development State Offices
§ 2009m Electronic transfer
§ 2009n Repealed.]
Subchapter VI - Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa Definitions
§ 2009aa-1 Delta Regional Authority
§ 2009aa-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009aa-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009aa-4 Local development districts; certification and administrative expenses
§ 2009aa-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009aa-6 Development planning process
§ 2009aa-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009aa-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009aa-9 Consent of States
§ 2009aa-10 Records
§ 2009aa-11 Annual report
§ 2009aa-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009aa-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VII - Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb Definitions
§ 2009bb-1 Northern Great Plains Regional Authority
§ 2009bb-1a Interstate cooperation for economic opportunity and efficiency
§ 2009bb-2 Economic and community development grants
§ 2009bb-3 Supplements to Federal grant programs
§ 2009bb-4 Multistate and local development districts and organizations and Northern Great Plains Inc.
§ 2009bb-5 Distressed counties and areas and nondistressed counties
§ 2009bb-6 Development planning process
§ 2009bb-7 Program development criteria
§ 2009bb-8 Approval of development plans and projects
§ 2009bb-9 Consent of States
§ 2009bb-10 Records
§ 2009bb-11 Annual report
§ 2009bb-12 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2009bb-13 Termination of authority
Subchapter VIII - Rural Business Investment Program
§ 2009cc Definitions
§ 2009cc-1 Purposes
§ 2009cc-2 Establishment
§ 2009cc-3 Selection of rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-4 Debentures
§ 2009cc-5 Issuance and guarantee of trust certificates
§ 2009cc-6 Fees
§ 2009cc-7 Operational assistance grants
§ 2009cc-8 Rural business investment companies
§ 2009cc-9 Financial institution investments
§ 2009cc-10 Reporting requirements
§ 2009cc-11 Examinations
§ 2009cc-12 Injunctions and other orders
§ 2009cc-13 Additional penalties for noncompliance
§ 2009cc-14 Unlawful acts and omissions; breach of fiduciary duty
§ 2009cc-15 Removal or suspension of directors or officers
§ 2009cc-16 Repealed.]
§ 2009cc-17 Regulations
§ 2009cc-18 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IX - Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd Purpose
§ 2009dd-1 Definitions
§ 2009dd-2 Establishment and administration of Rural Collaborative Investment Program
§ 2009dd-3 Regional Rural Investment Boards
§ 2009dd-4 Regional investment strategy grants
§ 2009dd-5 Regional innovation grants program
§ 2009dd-6 Rural endowment loans program
§ 2009dd-7 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter X - Search Grants for Small Communities
Chapter 51 - Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
§ 2011 Congressional declaration of policy
§ 2012 Definitions
§ 2012a Publicly operated community health centers
§ 2013 Establishment of supplemental nutrition assistance program
§ 2014 Eligible households
§ 2015 Eligibility disqualifications
§ 2016 Issuance and use of program benefits
§ 2017 Value of allotment
§ 2018 Approval of retail food stores and wholesale food concerns
§ 2019 Redemption of program benefits
§ 2020 Administration
§ 2021 Civil penalties and disqualification of retail food stores and wholesale food concerns
§ 2022 Disposition of claims
§ 2023 Administrative and judicial review; restoration of rights
§ 2024 Violations and enforcement
§ 2025 Administrative cost-sharing and quality control
§ 2026 Research, demonstration, and evaluations
§ 2027 Appropriations and allotments
§ 2028 Consolidated block grants for Puerto Rico and American Samoa
§ 2029 Workfare
§ 2030 Repealed.]
§ 2031 Minnesota Family Investment Project
§ 2032 Automated data processing and information retrieval systems
§ 2033 Repealed.]
§ 2034 Assistance for community food projects
§ 2035 Simplified supplemental nutrition assistance program
§ 2036 Availability of commodities for emergency food assistance program
§ 2036a Nutrition education and obesity prevention grant program
Chapter 53 - Cotton Research and Promotion
§ 2101 Congressional declaration of policy
§ 2102 Orders of Secretary to cotton handlers
§ 2103 Notice and hearing upon proposed orders
§ 2104 Finding and issuance of orders
§ 2105 Permissive terms and conditions in orders
§ 2106 Required terms and conditions in orders
§ 2107 Referenda
§ 2108 Suspension and termination of orders
§ 2109 Provisions applicable to amendments
§ 2110 Refund of producer assessments
§ 2111 Administrative review of orders; petition; hearing; judicial review
§ 2112 Enforcement of orders; penalty for willful violation
§ 2113 Certification of cotton producer organizations
§ 2114 Rules and regulations
§ 2115 Investigations by Secretary; subpenas; oaths and affirmations; judicial aid
§ 2116 Definitions
§ 2117 Separability
§ 2118 Authorization of appropriations
§ 2119 Repealed.]
Chapter 54 - Transportation, Sale, and Handling of Certain Animals
§ 2131 Congressional statement of policy
§ 2132 Definitions
§ 2133 Licensing of dealers and exhibitors
§ 2134 Valid license for dealers and exhibitors required
§ 2135 Time period for disposal of dogs or cats by dealers or exhibitors
§ 2136 Registration of research facilities, handlers, carriers and unlicensed exhibitors
§ 2137 Purchase of dogs or cats by research facilities prohibited except from authorized operators of auction sales and licensed dealers or exhibitors
§ 2138 Purchase of dogs or cats by United States Government facilities prohibited except from authorized operators of auction sales and licensed dealers or exhibitors
§ 2139 Principal-agent relationship established
§ 2140 Recordkeeping by dealers, exhibitors, research facilities, intermediate handlers, and carriers
§ 2141 Marking and identification of animals
§ 2142 Humane standards and recordkeeping requirements at auction sales
§ 2143 Standards and certification process for humane handling, care, treatment, and transportation of animals
§ 2144 Humane standards for animals by United States Government facilities
§ 2145 Consultation and cooperation with Federal, State, and local governmental bodies by Secretary of Agriculture
§ 2146 Administration and enforcement by Secretary
§ 2147 Inspection by legally constituted law enforcement agencies
§ 2148 Importation of live dogs
§ 2149 Violations by licensees
§ 2150 Repealed.]
§ 2151 Rules and regulations
§ 2152 Separability
§ 2153 Fees and authorization of appropriations
§ 2154 Effective dates
§ 2155 Omitted
§ 2156 Animal fighting venture prohibition
§ 2157 Release of trade secrets
§ 2158 Protection of pets
§ 2159 Authority to apply for injunctions
Chapter 55 - Department of Agriculture
§ 2201 Establishment of Department
§ 2202 Executive Department; Secretary
§ 2203 Seal
§ 2204 General duties of Secretary; advisory functions; research and development
§ 2204a Rural development; utilization of non-Federal offices; location of field units; interchange of personnel and facilities
§ 2204b Rural development policy
§ 2204b-1 Rural development
§ 2204c Water management for rural areas
§ 2204d Encouragement of private contracting
§ 2204e Office of Risk Assessment and Cost-Benefit Analysis
§ 2204f Repealed.]
§ 2204g Authority of Secretary of Agriculture to conduct census of agriculture
§ 2205 Duties of former Commissioner of Agriculture transferred to Secretary
§ 2206 Custody of property and records
§ 2206a Conveyance of excess Federal personal property
§ 2206b Availability of excess and surplus computers in rural areas
§ 2207 Reports
§ 2207a Reports to Congress on obligation and expenditure
§ 2208 Expenditure of appropriations; accounting
§ 2208a Loan levels provided to Department of Agriculture
§ 2209 Additional statement of expenditures
§ 2209a Advances to chiefs of field parties
§ 2209b Availability of appropriations
§ 2209c Use of funds for one-year contracts to be performed in two fiscal years
§ 2209d Statement of percentage and dollar amount of Federal funding
§ 2209e Prohibition on payments to parties involved with prohibited drug-producing plants
§ 2209f Restriction on commodity purchase program payments
§ 2209g Availability of funds for uniforms or allowances
§ 2209h Reimbursement of Office of the General Counsel
§ 2209i Funding for preparation of final agency decisions regarding discrimination complaints
§ 2209j Permanent debarment from participation in Department of Agriculture programs for fraud
§ 2210 Deputy Secretary of Agriculture; appointment
§ 2211 Powers and duties of Deputy Secretary of Agriculture
§ 2211a Omitted
§ 2213 Omitted
§ 2214 General Counsel; appointment
§ 2215 Chief clerk
§ 2216 Repealed.]
§ 2217 Oaths, affirmations, and affidavits taken by officers, agents, or employees of Department; use and effect
§ 2218 Fee for administering or taking oaths, affirmations, and affidavits
§ 2219 Salaries; how paid
§ 2219a Overtime and holiday pay
§ 2220 Certain officials and employees of Department and others not subject to restriction on payment of compensation to Government officials and employees
§ 2221 Details of persons from or to office of Secretary
§ 2222 Details of law clerks
§ 2223 Details of employees from and to library and bureaus and offices
§ 2224 Details of employees from and to Division of Accounts and Disbursements and bureaus and offices; traveling expenses
§ 2224a Utilization of employees of agencies for part-time and intermittent assistance to other agencies; exclusion of overtime resulting from natural disasters from staff year ceilings
§ 2225 Employment of temporary personnel
§ 2225a Contracts for consulting services
§ 2225b Personal service contracts for veterinarians
§ 2225c Employment contracts for services abroad
§ 2225d Availability of Department of Agriculture funds for temporary employment
§ 2226 Employment of persons for forest fire fighting, pest control, and handling of animals
§ 2227 Traveling expenses
§ 2228 Emergency subsistence for employees
§ 2229 Travel and per diem expenses of temporary or seasonal employees
§ 2230 Employees in Alaska; subsistence, equipment, and supplies
§ 2231 Official expenses of employees stationed abroad
§ 2231a Reimbursement of employees for costs of State licenses and certification fees
§ 2231b First amendment rights of employees of the United States Department of Agriculture
§ 2232 Stenographic reporting service
§ 2233 Funds available for expenses of advisory committees
§ 2234 Purchases for bureaus from appropriations for contingent expenses
§ 2235 Working capital fund established; use of central services by bureaus, etc., of the Department
§ 2235a Deposit and retention of credit card refunds or rebates
§ 2236 Working capital fund for Agricultural Research Center; establishment
§ 2237 Use of field work funds for employment of men with equipment, etc.
§ 2238 Use of field work funds for purchase of arms and ammunition
§ 2239 Funds for printing, binding, and scientific and technical article reprint purchases
§ 2240 Reimbursement of appropriation for salaries and compensation of employees in mechanical shops
§ 2241 Sale or exchange of animals or animal products
§ 2241a Exchange or sale authority
§ 2242 Repealed.]
§ 2242a User fees for reports, publications, and software
§ 2242b Translation of publications into foreign languages
§ 2243 Sale of photographic prints and maps
§ 2244 Repealed.]
§ 2245 Sale of prints and lantern slides
§ 2246 Loan, rental, or sale of films
§ 2247 Sale of samples of pure sugars
§ 2248 Statistics relating to turpentine and rosin
§ 2249 Amount and character of cooperation
§ 2250 Construction and repair of buildings and public improvements
§ 2250a Erection of buildings and other structures on non-Federal lands; duration of use of such lands; removal of structures after termination of use; availability of funds for expenses of acquiring long-term leases or other agreements
§ 2251 Reimbursement of Production and Marketing Administration appropriations for expenses of maintaining registers of indebtedness and making set-offs
§ 2252 Reimbursement of Production and Marketing Administration appropriations for costs of procuring agricultural commodities for nongovernmental agencies or foreign governments
§ 2253 Adjustment by Secretary of titles to lands acquired by Government and subject to his control
§ 2254 Operation, maintenance and purchase of aircraft by Agricultural Research Service; construction and repair of buildings
§ 2254a Availability of funds appropriated for Agricultural Research Service for research related to tobacco or tobacco products
§ 2254b Availability of funds appropriated for Agricultural Research Service for research related to tobacco or tobacco products; exception
§ 2255 Membership in International Wheat Advisory Committee, International Sugar Council, etc.
§ 2255a Financial assistance to national and international conferences
§ 2255b Department of Agriculture conference transparency
§ 2256 Inspections, analyses, and tests for other Government departments and agencies; reimbursement
§ 2257 Interchangeability of funds for miscellaneous expenses and general expenses
§ 2258 Purchase of newspapers
§ 2259 Market-inspection certificates as prima facie evidence
§ 2261 Credit of donations and proceeds from exhibitions to appropriations concerned with foreign market development programs
§ 2262 Employee liability insurance on motor vehicles in foreign countries
§ 2262a Overseas tort claims
§ 2263 Transfer of funds
§ 2264 National Agricultural Library; acceptance of gifts, bequests, or devises; conditional gifts
§ 2265 Deposit of money accepted for benefit of National Agricultural Library; disbursement
§ 2266 Congressional reaffirmation of policy to foster and encourage family farms
§ 2267 Repealed.]
§ 2268 Public lands; relinquishment
§ 2269 Gifts of property; acceptance and administration by Secretary of Agriculture; Federal tax law consideration; separate fund in Treasury; regulations
§ 2270 Authority of Office of Inspector General
§ 2270a Office of Inspector General; transfer of forfeiture funds for law enforcement activities
§ 2270b Department of Agriculture Inspector General investigation of Forest Service firefighter deaths
§ 2270c Submission of results
§ 2271 Marketing education programs for small and medium size family farm operations
§ 2271a Advanced marketing training for farmers and ranchers
§ 2272 Volunteers for Department of Agriculture programs
§ 2272a Funds for incidental expenses and promotional items relating to volunteers
§ 2273 Local search and rescue operations
§ 2274 Firearm authority of employees engaged in animal quarantine enforcement
§ 2274a Firearm authority of employees conducting field work in remote locations
§ 2275 Repealed.]
§ 2276 Confidentiality of information
§ 2277 Contracts by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for services to be performed abroad
§ 2278 Consistency with international obligations of United States
§ 2279 Outreach and assistance for socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers
§ 2279-1 Transparency and accountability for socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers
§ 2279-2 Report of civil rights complaints, resolutions, and actions
§ 2279a Fair and equitable treatment of socially disadvantaged producers
§ 2279b Department of Agriculture educational, training, and professional development activities
§ 2279c Student internship programs
§ 2279d Compensatory damages in claims under Rehabilitation Act of 1973
§ 2279e Civil penalty
§ 2279f Subpoena authority
§ 2279g Marketing services; cooperative agreements
§ 2279h Cross-servicing activities of National Finance Center
Chapter 55A - Department of Agriculture Advisory Committees
§ 2281 Congressional declaration of purpose
§ 2282 Definitions
§ 2283 Membership on advisory committees
§ 2284 Repealed.]
§ 2285 Budget prohibitions
§ 2286 Termination of committees
Chapter 56 - Unfair Trade Practices Affecting Producers of Agricultural Products
§ 2301 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 2302 Definitions
§ 2303 Prohibited practices
§ 2304 Disclaimer of intention to prohibit normal dealing
§ 2305 Enforcement provisions
§ 2306 Separability
Chapter 57 - Plant Variety Protection
Subchapter I - Plant Variety Protection Office
Part A - Organization and Publications
§ 2321 Establishment
§ 2322 Seal
§ 2323 Organization
§ 2324 Restrictions on employees as to interest in plant variety protection
§ 2325 Repealed.]
§ 2326 Regulations
§ 2327 Plant Variety Protection Board
§ 2328 Library
§ 2329 Register of protected plant varieties
§ 2330 Publications
§ 2331 Copies for public libraries
Part B - Legal Provisions as to the Plant Variety Protection Office
§ 2351 Day for taking action falling on Saturday, Sunday, or holiday
§ 2352 Form of papers filed
§ 2353 Testimony in Plant Variety Protection Office cases
§ 2354 Subpoenas; witnesses
§ 2355 Effect of defective execution
§ 2356 Regulations for practice before the Office
§ 2357 Unauthorized practice
Part C - Plant Variety Protection Fees
§ 2371 Plant variety protection fees
§ 2372 Payment of plant variety protection fees; return of excess amounts
Subchapter II - Protectability of Plant Varieties and Certificates of Protection
Part D - Protectability of Plant Varieties
§ 2401 Definitions and rules of construction
§ 2402 Right to plant variety protection; plant varieties protectable
§ 2403 Reciprocity limits
§ 2404 Public interest in wide usage
Part E - Applications; Form; Who May File; Relating Back; Confidentiality
§ 2421 Application for recognition of plant variety rights
§ 2422 Content of application
§ 2423 Joint breeders
§ 2424 Death or incapacity of breeder
§ 2425 Benefit of earlier filing date
§ 2426 Confidential status of application
§ 2427 Publication
Part F - Examinations; Response Time; Initial Appeals
§ 2441 Examination of application
§ 2442 Notice of refusal; reconsideration
§ 2443 Initial appeal
Part G - Appeals to Courts and Other Review
§ 2461 Appeals
§ 2462 Civil action against Secretary
§ 2463 Repealed.]
Part H - Certificates of Plant Variety Protection
§ 2481 Plant variety protection
§ 2482 How issued
§ 2483 Contents and term of plant variety protection
§ 2484 Correction of Plant Variety Protection Office mistake
§ 2485 Correction of applicant’s mistake
§ 2486 Correction of named breeder
Part I - Reexamination After Issue, and Contested Proceedings
§ 2501 Reexamination after issue
§ 2504 Interfering plant variety protection
Subchapter III - Plant Variety Protection and Rights
Part J - Ownership and Assignment
§ 2531 Ownership and assignment
§ 2532 Ownership during testing
Part K - Infringement of Plant Variety Protection
§ 2541 Infringement of plant variety protection
§ 2542 Grandfather clause
§ 2543 Right to save seed; crop exemption
§ 2544 Research exemption
§ 2545 Intermediary exemption
Part L - Remedies for Infringement of Plant Variety Protection, and Other Actions
§ 2561 Remedy for infringement of plant variety protection
§ 2562 Presumption of validity; defenses
§ 2563 Injunction
§ 2564 Damages
§ 2565 Attorney fees
§ 2566 Time limitation on damages
§ 2567 Limitation of damages; marking and notice
§ 2568 False marking; cease and desist orders
§ 2569 Nonresident proprietors; service and notice
§ 2570 Liability of States, instrumentalities of States, and State officials for infringement of plant variety protection
Part M - Intent and Severability
§ 2581 Intent
§ 2582 Severability
§ 2583 Repealed.]
Chapter 58 - Potato Research and Promotion
§ 2611 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 2612 Definitions
§ 2613 Authority for issuance and amendment of plan
§ 2614 Notice and hearings
§ 2615 Finding and issuance of plan
§ 2616 Regulations
§ 2617 Required terms and conditions of plans
§ 2618 Permissive terms and conditions of plans
§ 2619 Assessments
§ 2620 Procedural rights of persons subject to plan
§ 2621 Enforcement
§ 2622 Investigations
§ 2623 Referendum
§ 2624 Suspension or termination of plans
§ 2625 Amendment procedure
§ 2626 Separability
§ 2627 Authorization
Chapter 59 - Rural Fire Protection, Development, and Small Farm Research and Education
Subchapter I - Rural Community Fire Protection
§ 2655 Rural firefighters and emergency medical service assistance program
Subchapter II - Rural Development and Small Farm Research and Education
§ 2661 Statement of purposes and goals
§ 2662 Programs authorized
§ 2662a Repealed.]
§ 2663 Funding
§ 2664 Cooperating colleges and universities
§ 2665 Withholding funds
§ 2666 Definitions
§ 2667 Regulations
§ 2668 Omitted
§ 2669 Pilot projects for production and marketing of industrial hydrocarbons and alcohols from agricultural commodities and forest products
§ 2670 Repealed.]
Chapter 60 - Egg Research and Consumer Information
§ 2701 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 2702 Definitions
§ 2703 Orders of Secretary to egg producers, etc.
§ 2704 Notice and hearing upon proposed orders
§ 2705 Findings and issuance of orders
§ 2706 Permissive terms and conditions in orders
§ 2707 Required terms and conditions in orders
§ 2708 Referendum among egg producers
§ 2709 Termination or suspension of orders
§ 2710 Applicability of provisions to amendments to orders
§ 2711 Exempted egg producers and breeding hen flocks; conditions and procedures
§ 2712 Refund of assessment from Egg Board
§ 2713 Administrative review of orders; petition; hearing; judicial review
§ 2714 Civil enforcement proceedings
§ 2715 Certification of organizations; required contents of report as criteria
§ 2716 Regulations
§ 2717 Investigations by Secretary; oaths and affirmations; subpenas; judicial enforcement; contempt proceedings; service of process
§ 2718 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 61 - Noxious Weeds
§ 2814 Management of undesirable plants on Federal lands
Chapter 62 - Beef Research and Information
§ 2901 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 2902 Definitions
§ 2903 Issuance of orders
§ 2904 Required terms in orders
§ 2905 Certification of organizations to nominate
§ 2906 Requirement of referendum
§ 2907 Refunds
§ 2908 Enforcement
§ 2909 Investigations by Secretary; oaths and affirmations; subpenas; judicial enforcement; contempt proceedings; service of process
§ 2910 Preemption of other Federal and State programs; applicability of provisions to amendments to orders
§ 2911 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 63 - Farmer-to-consumer Direct Marketing
§ 3001 Congressional statement of purpose
§ 3002 Definitions
§ 3003 Survey
§ 3004 Direct marketing assistance within the States
§ 3005 Farmers’ Market Promotion Program
§ 3006 Authorization of appropriations
§ 3007 Seniors farmers’ market nutrition program
Chapter 64 - Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching
Subchapter I - Findings, Purposes, and Definitions
§ 3101 Purposes of agricultural research, extension, and education
§ 3102 Additional purposes of agricultural research and extension
§ 3103 Definitions
Subchapter II - Coordination and Planning of Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching
§ 3121 Responsibilities of Secretary and Department of Agriculture
§ 3122 Repealed.]
§ 3123 National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board
§ 3123a Specialty crop committee
§ 3123b Renewable energy committee
§ 3124 Existing research programs
§ 3124a Federal-State partnership and coordination
§ 3125 Annual report of Secretary of Agriculture to President and Congress
§ 3125a National Agricultural Library
§ 3125b National Rural Information Center Clearinghouse
§ 3125c Repealed.]
§ 3126 Libraries and information network
§ 3127 Support for Advisory Board
§ 3128 General provisions
§ 3129 Accountability
§ 3129a Federal Advisory Committee Act exemption for competitive research, extension, and education programs
§ 3130 Repealed.]
Subchapter III - Agricultural Research and Education Grants and Fellowships
§ 3151 Grants to enhance research capacity in schools of veterinary medicine
§ 3151a Veterinary medicine loan repayment
§ 3152 Grants and fellowships for food and agricultural sciences education
§ 3153 National Agricultural Science Award
§ 3154 Repealed.]
§ 3155 Policy research centers
§ 3156 Education grants to Alaska Native serving institutions and Native Hawaiian serving institutions
Subchapter IV - National Food and Human Nutrition Research and Extension Program
§ 3171 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 3172 Duties of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 3173 Research by Department of Agriculture
§ 3174 Human nutrition intervention and health promotion research program
§ 3174a Pilot research program to combine medical and agricultural research
§ 3175 Nutrition education program
§ 3175a Nutrition and consumer education; Congressional findings
§ 3175b Expansion of effective food, nutrition, and consumer education services
§ 3175c Program of food, nutrition, and consumer education by State cooperative extension services
§ 3175d Administration of program of food, nutrition, and consumer education by State cooperative extension services
§ 3175e Authorization of appropriations
§ 3176 Repealed.]
§ 3177 Repealed.]
§ 3178 Nutritional status monitoring
§ 3178a Nutrition monitoring
§ 3179 Research on strategies to promote the selection and consumption of healthy foods
Subchapter V - Animal Health and Disease Research
§ 3191 Purposes and findings relating to animal health and disease research
§ 3192 Definitions
§ 3193 Authorization to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 3194 Repealed.]
§ 3195 Continuing animal health and disease research programs
§ 3196 Research on national and regional animal health or disease problems
§ 3197 Availability of appropriated funds
§ 3198 Withholding of appropriated funds
§ 3199 Requirements for use of funds
§ 3200 Matching funds
§ 3201 Funds appropriated or otherwise made available pursuant to other provisions of law
§ 3202 Research and education grants for the study of antibiotic-resistant bacteria
Subchapter VI - 1890 Land-grant College Funding
§ 3221 Extension at 1890 land-grant colleges, including Tuskegee University
§ 3222 Agricultural research at 1890 land-grant colleges, including Tuskegee University
§ 3222a Repealed.]
§ 3222b Grants to upgrade agricultural and food sciences facilities at 1890 land-grant colleges, including Tuskegee University
§ 3222b-1 Grants to upgrade agriculture and food sciences facilities at the District of Columbia land-grant university
§ 3222b-2 Grants to upgrade agriculture and food sciences facilities and equipment at insular area land-grant institutions
§ 3222c National research and training virtual centers
§ 3222d Matching funds requirement for research and extension activities at eligible institutions
§ 3223 Grants for acquisition and improvement of research facilities and equipment
§ 3224 Repealed.]
Subchapter VII - Programs for Hispanic, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions
§ 3241 Education grants programs for Hispanic-serving institutions
§ 3242 Transferred
§ 3243 Hispanic-serving agricultural colleges and universities
Subchapter VIII - International Research, Extension, and Teaching
§ 3291 International agricultural research, extension, and teaching
§ 3292 Repealed.]
§ 3292a United States-Mexico joint agricultural research
§ 3292b Competitive grants for international agricultural science and education programs
§ 3293 Agricultural fellowship program for middle income countries, emerging democracies, and emerging markets
§ 3294 Center For North American Studies
Subchapter IX - Studies
Subchapter X - Funding and Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 3310 Limitation on indirect costs for agricultural research, education, and extension programs
§ 3310a Research equipment grants
§ 3311 Authorization of appropriations
§ 3312 Authorization of appropriations for extension education
§ 3313 Payment of funds
§ 3314 Repealed.]
§ 3315 Auditing, reporting, bookkeeping, and administrative requirements
§ 3315a Availability of competitive grant funds
§ 3316 Rules and regulations
§ 3317 Program evaluation studies
§ 3318 Contract, grant, and cooperative agreement authorities
§ 3319 Restriction on treatment of indirect costs and tuition remission
§ 3319a Cost-reimbursable agreements
§ 3319b Joint requests for proposals
§ 3319c Repealed.]
§ 3319d Supplemental and alternative crops
§ 3319e New Era Rural Technology Program
§ 3319f Beginning farmer and rancher development program
§ 3319g Fees
§ 3319h Funds for research facilities
§ 3319i Capacity building grants for NLGCA Institutions
§ 3319j Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program
Subchapter XI - Aquaculture
§ 3321 Statement of purpose
§ 3322 Assistance programs
§ 3323 Repealed.]
§ 3324 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter XII - Rangeland Research
§ 3331 Congressional statement of purpose
§ 3332 Program; development, purposes, scope, etc.
§ 3333 Rangeland research grants
§ 3336 Authorization of appropriations; allocation of funds
Subchapter XIII - Biosecurity
§ 3351 Special authorization for biosecurity planning and response
§ 3352 Agriculture research facility expansion and security upgrades
§ 3353 Agricultural biosecurity
§ 3354 Agricultural bioterrorism research and development
Subchapter XIV - Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas
§ 3361 Definition
§ 3362 Distance education grants for insular areas
§ 3363 Resident instruction grants for insular areas
Chapter 65 - Wheat and Wheat Foods Research and Nutrition Education
§ 3401 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 3402 Definitions
§ 3403 Issuance of orders
§ 3404 Permissive terms and conditions of orders
§ 3405 Wheat Industry Council
§ 3406 Exemption for retail bakers
§ 3407 Referendum
§ 3408 Refund of processed wheat assessment
§ 3409 Petition and review
§ 3410 Enforcement of orders and regulations
§ 3411 Suspension and termination of orders
§ 3412 Investigations; power to subpena and take oaths and affirmations; aid of courts
§ 3413 Certification of organizations
§ 3414 Other programs relating to wheat or wheat food research or nutrition education
§ 3415 Regulations
§ 3416 Amendments to orders
§ 3417 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 66 - Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure
§ 3501 Reporting requirements
§ 3502 Civil penalty
§ 3503 Investigative actions
§ 3504 Repealed.]
§ 3505 Reports to the States
§ 3506 Public inspection
§ 3507 Regulations
§ 3508 Definitions
Chapter 67 - Implementation of International Sugar Agreement, 1977
§ 3601 Definitions
§ 3602 Implementation of Agreement
§ 3603 Delegation of powers and duties
§ 3604 Criminal offenses
§ 3605 Repealed.]
§ 3606 Repealed.]
Chapter 68 - Agricultural Subterminal Facilities
§ 3701 Congressional findings and declarations
§ 3702 Definitions
§ 3703 State and regional plans
Chapter 69 - Swine Health Protection
§ 3801 Congressional findings and declaration of purpose
§ 3802 Definitions
§ 3803 Prohibition of certain garbage feeding; exemption
§ 3804 Permits to operate garbage treatment facility
§ 3805 Civil penalties
§ 3806 Criminal penalties
§ 3807 General enforcement provisions
§ 3808 Cooperation with States
§ 3809 Primary enforcement responsibility
§ 3810 Repealed.]
§ 3811 Issuance of regulations; maintenance of records
§ 3812 Authority in addition to other laws; effect on State laws
§ 3813 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 70 - Animal Cancer Research
§ 3901 Congressional findings
§ 3902 Research program on cancer in animals and birds
§ 3903 Annual program review to achieve coordination with National Cancer Institute program
§ 3904 Authorization of appropriations; restriction
Chapter 71 - Agricultural Trade Suspension Adjustment
§ 4001 Trade suspension reserves
§ 4002 Alcohol processor grain reserve program
§ 4003 Study of potential for expansion of United States agricultural export markets; report to President and Congress
§ 4004 Food bank special nutrition projects
§ 4004a Applicability of supplemental nutrition assistance requirements
§ 4005 "Fuel conversion price" defined
Chapter 73 - Farmland Protection Policy
§ 4201 General provisions
§ 4202 Identifying effects of Federal programs on conversion of farmland to nonagricultural uses
§ 4203 Existing policies and procedures; review, etc.
§ 4204 Technical assistance
§ 4205 Farmland resource information
§ 4206 Grants, contracts, etc., authority
§ 4207 Reporting requirement
§ 4208 Limitations
§ 4209 Prohibition on maintenance of actions
Chapter 74 - Floral Research and Consumer Information
§ 4301 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 4302 Definitions
§ 4303 Floral research and promotion orders
§ 4304 Notice and hearing
§ 4305 Finding and issuance of orders
§ 4306 Required terms in orders
§ 4307 Permissive terms in orders
§ 4308 Referendum; necessity, etc.
§ 4309 Suspension and termination of orders
§ 4310 Amendments to orders
§ 4311 Exemption from assessments
§ 4312 Refund of assessments
§ 4313 Administrative and judicial review; procedures applicable
§ 4314 Enforcement of provisions
§ 4315 Certification of organizations; applicable criteria and considerations
§ 4316 Regulations
§ 4317 Investigations; subpena powers, etc.; enforcement
§ 4318 Separability
§ 4319 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 75 - International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs
§ 4401 Congressional findings and declaration of purpose
§ 4402 Definitions
§ 4403 Duties of Secretary of Agriculture
§ 4404 Duties of Secretary of State
§ 4405 Fees and charges
§ 4406 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 76 - Dairy Research and Promotion
Subchapter I - Dairy Promotion Program
§ 4501 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 4502 Definitions
§ 4503 Issuance of orders
§ 4504 Required terms in orders
§ 4505 Certification of organizations
§ 4506 Requirement of referendum
§ 4507 Suspension and termination of orders
§ 4508 Cooperative association representation
§ 4509 Petition and review
§ 4510 Enforcement
§ 4511 Investigations; power to subpena and take oaths and affirmations; aid of courts
§ 4512 Administrative provisions
§ 4513 Authorization of appropriations
§ 4514 Dairy reports
Subchapter II - Dairy Research Program
§ 4531 Definitions
§ 4532 Establishment of National Dairy Research Endowment Institute
§ 4533 Issuance of order
§ 4534 Required terms of order; agreements under order; records
§ 4535 Petition and review; enforcement; investigations
§ 4536 Dairy Research Trust Fund
§ 4537 Termination of order, Institute, and Fund
§ 4538 Additional authority
Chapter 77 - Honey Research, Promotion, and Consumer Information
§ 4601 Findings and purposes
§ 4602 Definitions
§ 4603 Honey research, promotion, and consumer information order
§ 4604 Notice and hearing
§ 4605 Findings and issuance of order
§ 4606 Required terms of order
§ 4607 Permissive terms and provisions
§ 4608 Collection of assessments; refunds
§ 4609 Petition and review
§ 4610 Enforcement
§ 4610a Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 4611 Requirements of referendum
§ 4612 Termination or suspension
§ 4613 Implementation of amendments made by Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Reform Act of 1998
Chapter 79 - Pork Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information
§ 4801 Congressional findings and declaration of purpose
§ 4802 Definitions
§ 4803 Pork and pork product orders
§ 4804 Notice and hearing
§ 4805 Findings and issuance of orders
§ 4806 National Pork Producers Delegate Body
§ 4807 Selection of Delegate Body
§ 4808 National Pork Board
§ 4809 Assessments
§ 4810 Permissive provisions
§ 4811 Referendum
§ 4812 Suspension and termination of orders
§ 4813 Refunds
§ 4814 Petition and review
§ 4815 Enforcement
§ 4816 Investigations
§ 4817 Preemption
§ 4818 Administrative provision
§ 4819 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 80 - Watermelon Research and Promotion
§ 4901 Congressional findings and declaration of policy
§ 4902 Definitions
§ 4903 Issuance of plans
§ 4904 Notice and hearings
§ 4905 Regulations
§ 4906 Required terms in plans
§ 4907 Permissive terms in plans
§ 4908 Assessment procedures
§ 4909 Petition and review
§ 4910 Enforcement
§ 4911 Investigation and power to subpoena
§ 4912 Requirement of referendum
§ 4913 Suspension or termination of plans
§ 4914 Amendment procedure
§ 4915 Separability
§ 4916 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 82 - State Agricultural Loan Mediation Programs
§ 5101 Qualifying States
§ 5102 Matching grants to States
§ 5103 Participation of Federal agencies
§ 5104 Regulations
§ 5105 Report
§ 5106 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 83 - Agricultural Competitiveness and Trade
Subchapter I - Findings, Policy, and Purpose
§ 5201 Findings
§ 5202 Policy
§ 5203 Purpose
Subchapter II - Agricultural Trade Initiatives
Part A - General Provisions
§ 5213 Joint development assistance agreements with certain trading partners
§ 5214 Reorganization evaluation
Part B - Foreign Agricultural Service
§ 5234 Cooperator organizations
§ 5235 Authorization of additional appropriations
Chapter 84 - National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research
§ 5301 Congressional statement of purposes
§ 5302 Definitions
Subchapter I - Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research
§ 5311 Establishment of coordinated program
§ 5311a Joint nutrition monitoring and related research activities
§ 5312 Functions of Secretaries
§ 5313 Development of comprehensive plan for National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Program
§ 5314 Implementation of comprehensive plan
§ 5315 Scientific research and development in support of coordinated program and comprehensive plan
§ 5316 Annual budget submission
Subchapter II - National Nutrition Monitoring Advisory Council
§ 5331 Structure of Council
§ 5332 Functions of Council
Subchapter III - Dietary Guidance
§ 5341 Establishment of dietary guidelines
§ 5342 Nutrition training report
Subchapter I - Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research
§ 5311 Establishment of coordinated program
§ 5311a Joint nutrition monitoring and related research activities
§ 5312 Functions of Secretaries
§ 5313 Development of comprehensive plan for National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Program
§ 5314 Implementation of comprehensive plan
§ 5315 Scientific research and development in support of coordinated program and comprehensive plan
§ 5316 Annual budget submission
Subchapter II - National Nutrition Monitoring Advisory Council
§ 5331 Structure of Council
§ 5332 Functions of Council
Subchapter III - Dietary Guidance
§ 5341 Establishment of dietary guidelines
§ 5342 Nutrition training report
Subchapter I - Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research
§ 5311 Establishment of coordinated program
§ 5311a Joint nutrition monitoring and related research activities
§ 5312 Functions of Secretaries
§ 5313 Development of comprehensive plan for National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Program
§ 5314 Implementation of comprehensive plan
§ 5315 Scientific research and development in support of coordinated program and comprehensive plan
§ 5316 Annual budget submission
Subchapter II - National Nutrition Monitoring Advisory Council
§ 5331 Structure of Council
§ 5332 Functions of Council
Subchapter III - Dietary Guidance
§ 5341 Establishment of dietary guidelines
§ 5342 Nutrition training report
Chapter 85 - Administration of Environmental Programs
§ 5401 Establishment of Agricultural Council on Environmental Quality
§ 5402 Office of Agricultural Environmental Quality
§ 5403 Environmental Quality Policy Statement
§ 5404 Good Neighbor Environmental Board
§ 5405 Agricultural air quality research oversight
Chapter 86 - Water Quality Research, Education, and Coordination
§ 5506 Water policy with respect to agrichemicals
Chapter 87 - Export Promotion
Subchapter I - General Provisions
§ 5601 Purpose
§ 5602 Definitions
§ 5603 Agricultural export promotion strategy
§ 5603a Global market strategy
§ 5604 Preservation of traditional markets
§ 5605 Independence of authorities
§ 5606 Implementation of commitments under Uruguay Round Agreements
§ 5607 Exporter assistance initiative
Subchapter II - Agricultural Export Programs
Part A - Programs
§ 5621 Direct credit sales program
§ 5622 Export credit guarantee program
§ 5623 Market access program
§ 5624 Barter of agricultural commodities
§ 5625 Combination of programs
Part B - Implementation
§ 5641 Funding levels
Subchapter III - Barriers to Exports
§ 5651 Repealed.]
§ 5652 Relief from unfair trade practices
§ 5653 Equitable treatment of high-value and value-added United States agricultural commodities
Subchapter IV - General Provisions
Part A - Program Controls
§ 5661 Program controls for export programs
§ 5662 Compliance provisions
§ 5663 Departmental administration system
§ 5664 Repealed.]
Part B - Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 5671 Agricultural embargo protection
§ 5672 Development of plans to alleviate adverse impact of embargoes
§ 5673 Contracting authority to expand agricultural export markets
§ 5674 Trade consultations concerning imports
§ 5675 Technical assistance in trade negotiations
§ 5676 Limitation on use of certain export promotion programs
§ 5677 Trade compensation and assistance programs
§ 5678 Edward R. Madigan United States Agricultural Export Excellence Award
§ 5679 Biotechnology and agricultural trade program
§ 5680 Technical assistance for specialty crops
Subchapter V - Foreign Agricultural Service
§ 5691 Repealed.]
§ 5692 Administrator of Foreign Agricultural Service
§ 5693 Duties of Foreign Agricultural Service
§ 5694 Staff of Foreign Agricultural Service
§ 5695 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VI - Reports
§ 5711 Repealed.]
§ 5712 Export reporting and contract sanctity
§ 5713 Other reports to Congress
Subchapter VII - Foreign Market Development Cooperator Program
§ 5721 "Eligible trade organization" defined
§ 5722 Foreign market development cooperator program
§ 5723 Funding
Chapter 88 - Research
Subchapter I - Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education
§ 5801 Purpose and definitions
Subchapter II - National Genetic Resources Program
§ 5841 Establishment, purpose, and functions of National Genetic Resources Program
§ 5842 Appointment and authority of Director
§ 5843 Advisory council
§ 5844 Definitions and authorization of appropriations
Subchapter III - National Agricultural Weather Information System
§ 5851 Short title and purposes
§ 5852 Agricultural Weather Office
§ 5853 Repealed.]
§ 5854 State agricultural weather information systems
§ 5855 Funding
Subchapter IV - Research Regarding Production, Preparation, Processing, Handling, and Storage of Agricultural Products
Subchapter V - Plant and Animal Pest and Disease Control Program
Subchapter VI - Alternative Agricultural Research and Commercialization
Subchapter VII - Miscellaneous Research Provisions
§ 5921 Biotechnology risk assessment research
§ 5921a Repealed.]
§ 5922 Repealed.]
§ 5923 Rural electronic commerce extension program
§ 5924 Agricultural Genome Initiative
§ 5925 High-priority research and extension initiatives
§ 5925a Nutrient management research and extension initiative
§ 5925b Organic agriculture research and extension initiative
§ 5925c Organic production and market data initiatives
§ 5925d International organic research collaboration
§ 5925e Agricultural bioenergy feedstock and energy efficiency research and extension initiative
§ 5925f Farm business management
§ 5926 Repealed.]
§ 5927 Repealed.]
§ 5928 Repealed.]
§ 5929 Red meat safety research center
§ 5930 Reservation extension agents
§ 5933 Assistive technology program for farmers with disabilities
§ 5934 Repealed.]
§ 5935 Use of remote sensing data and other data to anticipate potential food, feed, and fiber shortages or excesses and to provide timely information to assist farmers with planting decisions
§ 5936 Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network
§ 5937 Natural products research program
§ 5938 Agricultural and rural transportation research and education
Chapter 89 - Pecan Promotion and Research
§ 6001 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 6002 Definitions
§ 6003 Issuance of plans
§ 6004 Regulations
§ 6005 Required terms in plans
§ 6006 Permissive terms in plans
§ 6007 Assessments
§ 6008 Petition and review
§ 6009 Enforcement
§ 6010 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 6011 Requirement of referendum
§ 6012 Suspension or termination of plan
§ 6013 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 90 - Mushroom Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information
§ 6101 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 6102 Definitions
§ 6103 Issuance of orders
§ 6104 Required terms in orders
§ 6105 Referenda
§ 6106 Petition and review
§ 6107 Enforcement
§ 6108 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 6109 Savings provision
§ 6110 Suspension or termination of orders
§ 6111 Authorization of appropriations
§ 6112 Regulations
Chapter 91 - Lime Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information
§ 6201 Findings, purposes, and limitations
§ 6202 Definitions
§ 6203 Issuance of orders
§ 6204 Required terms in orders
§ 6205 Permissive terms in orders
§ 6206 Petition and review
§ 6207 Enforcement
§ 6208 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 6209 Initial referendum
§ 6210 Suspension and termination
§ 6211 Authorization of appropriations
§ 6212 Regulations
Chapter 92 - Soybean Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information
§ 6301 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 6302 Definitions
§ 6303 Issuance and amendment of orders
§ 6304 Required terms in orders
§ 6305 Referenda
§ 6306 Petition and review
§ 6307 Enforcement
§ 6308 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 6309 Administrative provisions
§ 6310 Suspension or termination of orders
§ 6311 Authorization of appropriations; regulations
Chapter 93 - Processor-funded Milk Promotion Program
§ 6401 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 6402 Definitions
§ 6403 Authority to issue orders
§ 6404 Notice and comment
§ 6405 Findings and issuance of orders
§ 6406 Regulations
§ 6407 Required terms in orders
§ 6408 Permissive terms
§ 6409 Assessments
§ 6410 Petition and review
§ 6411 Enforcement
§ 6412 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 6413 Requirement of initial referendum
§ 6414 Suspension or termination of orders
§ 6415 Amendments
§ 6416 Independent evaluation of programs
§ 6417 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 94 - Organic Certification
§ 6501 Purposes
§ 6502 Definitions
§ 6503 National organic production program
§ 6504 National standards for organic production
§ 6505 Compliance requirements
§ 6506 General requirements
§ 6507 State organic certification program
§ 6508 Prohibited crop production practices and materials
§ 6509 Animal production practices and materials
§ 6510 Handling
§ 6511 Additional guidelines
§ 6512 Other production and handling practices
§ 6513 Organic plan
§ 6514 Accreditation program
§ 6515 Requirements of certifying agents
§ 6516 Peer review of certifying agents
§ 6517 National List
§ 6518 National Organic Standards Board
§ 6519 Violations of chapter
§ 6520 Administrative appeal
§ 6521 Administration
§ 6522 Authorization of appropriations
§ 6523 National organic certification cost-share program
Chapter 95 - Rural Revitalization Through Forestry
Subchapter I - Forestry Rural Revitalization
§ 6601 Forestry rural revitalization
Subchapter II - National Forest-dependent Rural Communities
§ 6611 Findings and purposes
§ 6612 Definitions
§ 6613 Rural natural resources and economic diversification action teams
§ 6614 Action plan implementation
§ 6615 Training and education
§ 6616 Loans to economically disadvantaged rural communities
§ 6617 Authorization of appropriations and spending authority
Chapter 96 - Global Climate Change
§ 6701 Global Climate Change Program
§ 6702 Study of global climate change, agriculture, and forestry
§ 6703 Repealed.]
§ 6704 Office of International Forestry
§ 6705 Line item
§ 6706 Institutes of Tropical Forestry
§ 6707 Urban forestry demonstration projects
§ 6708 Biomass energy demonstration projects
§ 6709 Interagency cooperation to maximize biomass growth
§ 6710 Authorization of appropriations
§ 6711 Carbon cycle research
Chapter 97 - Fresh Cut Flowers and Fresh Cut Greens Promotion and Information
§ 6801 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 6802 Definitions
§ 6803 Issuance of orders
§ 6804 Required terms in orders
§ 6805 Exclusion; determinations
§ 6806 Referenda
§ 6807 Petition and review
§ 6808 Enforcement
§ 6809 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 6810 Confidentiality
§ 6811 Authority for Secretary to suspend or terminate order
§ 6812 Construction
§ 6813 Regulations
§ 6814 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 98 - Department of Agriculture Reorganization
§ 6901 Purpose
§ 6902 Definitions
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Subchapter I - General Reorganization Authorities
§ 6911 Transfer of Department functions to Secretary of Agriculture
§ 6912 Authority of Secretary to delegate transferred functions
§ 6913 Reductions in number of Department personnel
§ 6914 Consolidation of headquarters offices
§ 6915 Combination of field offices
§ 6916 Improvement of information sharing
§ 6917 Reports by Secretary
§ 6918 Assistant Secretaries of Agriculture
§ 6919 Repealed.]
§ 6920 Office of Energy Policy and New Uses
Subchapter II - Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6931 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
§ 6932 Consolidated Farm Service Agency
§ 6932a Prohibition on closure or relocation of county offices for the Farm Service Agency
§ 6933 Office of Risk Management
§ 6934 Office of Advocacy and Outreach
Subchapter III - Rural Economic and Community Development
§ 6941 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development
§ 6941a Coordinator for Chronically Underserved Rural Areas
§ 6942 Rural Utilities Service
§ 6943 Rural Housing and Community Development Service
§ 6944 Rural Business and Cooperative Development Service
§ 6945 Rural Development Disaster Assistance Fund
Subchapter IV - Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
§ 6951 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services
Subchapter V - Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6961 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment
§ 6962 Natural Resources Conservation Service
§ 6962a Cooperative agreements
§ 6963 Reorganization of Forest Service
Subchapter VI - Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6971 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Research, Education, and Economics
§ 6972 Program staff
Subchapter VII - Food Safety
§ 6981 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Food Safety
§ 6982 Conditions for implementation of alterations in the level of additives allowed in animal diets
Subchapter VIII - National Appeals Division
§ 6991 Definitions
§ 6992 National Appeals Division and Director
§ 6993 Transfer of functions
§ 6994 Notice and opportunity for hearing
§ 6995 Informal hearings
§ 6996 Right of participants to Division hearing
§ 6997 Division hearings
§ 6998 Director review of determinations of hearing officers
§ 6999 Judicial review
§ 7000 Implementation of final determinations of Division
§ 7001 Conforming amendments relating to National Appeals Division
§ 7002 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter VIII-A - Marketing and Regulatory Programs
§ 7005 Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs
Subchapter IX - Miscellaneous Reorganization Provisions
§ 7011 Successorship provisions relating to bargaining units and exclusive representatives
§ 7012 Purchase of American-made equipment and products
§ 7013 Proposed conforming amendments
§ 7014 Termination of authority
Subchapter X - Freedom to E-file
§ 7031 Electronic filing and retrieval
§ 7032 Accessing information and filing over the Internet
§ 7033 Availability of agency information technology funds
§ 7034 Federal Crop Insurance Corporation and Risk Management Agency
§ 7035 Confidentiality
Chapter 99 - Sheep Promotion, Research, and Information
§ 7101 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 7102 Definitions
§ 7103 Issuance and amendment of orders
§ 7104 Required terms in orders
§ 7105 Referenda
§ 7106 Petition and review
§ 7107 Enforcement
§ 7108 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 7109 Administrative provisions
§ 7110 Regulations
§ 7111 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 100 - Agricultural Market Transition
Subchapter I - Short Title, Purpose, and Definitions
§ 7201 Short title and purpose
§ 7202 Definitions
Subchapter II - Production Flexibility Contracts
§ 7211 Authorization for use of production flexibility contracts
§ 7212 Elements of contracts
§ 7213 Amounts available for contract payments
§ 7214 Determination of contract payments under contracts
§ 7215 Applicability of payment limitations
§ 7216 Violations of contract
§ 7217 Transfer or change of interest in lands subject to contract
§ 7218 Planting flexibility
Subchapter III - Nonrecourse Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 7231 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 7232 Loan rates for marketing assistance loans
§ 7233 Term of loans
§ 7234 Repayment of loans
§ 7235 Loan deficiency payments
§ 7236 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 7236a Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 7237 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton and other fibers
Subchapter IV - Other Commodities
Part A - Dairy
§ 7251 Milk price support program
§ 7252 Repealed.]
§ 7253 Consolidation and reform of Federal milk marketing orders
§ 7254 Effect on fluid milk standards in State of California
§ 7255 Milk manufacturing marketing adjustment
§ 7256 Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact
§ 7257 Authority to assist in establishment and maintenance of one or more export trading companies
§ 7258 Standby authority to indicate entity best suited to provide international market development and export services
§ 7259 Study and report regarding potential impact of Uruguay Round on prices, income, and government purchases
Part B - Sugar
§ 7271 Repealed.]
§ 7272 Sugar program
Subchapter V - Administration
§ 7281 Administration
§ 7282 Adjustments of loans
§ 7283 Commodity Credit Corporation interest rate
§ 7284 Personal liability of producers for deficiencies
§ 7285 Commodity Credit Corporation sales price restrictions
§ 7286 Commodity certificates
§ 7287 Commodity Credit Corporation storage payments
Subchapter VI - Permanent Price Support Authority
§ 7301 Suspension and repeal of permanent price support authority
§ 7302 Effect of chapter
Subchapter VII - Commission on 21st Century Production Agriculture
§ 7311 Establishment
§ 7312 Composition
§ 7313 Comprehensive review of past and future of production agriculture
§ 7314 Reports
§ 7315 Powers
§ 7316 Commission procedures
§ 7317 Personnel matters
§ 7318 Termination of Commission
Subchapter VIII - Miscellaneous Commodity Provisions
§ 7331 Options pilot program
§ 7332 Risk management education
§ 7333 Administration and operation of noninsured crop assistance program
§ 7334 Flood risk reduction
Chapter 101 - Agricultural Promotion
Subchapter I - Commodity Promotion and Evaluation
§ 7401 Commodity promotion and evaluation
Subchapter II - Issuance of Orders for Promotion, Research, and Information Activities Regarding Agricultural Commodities
§ 7411 Findings and purpose
§ 7412 Definitions
§ 7413 Issuance of orders
§ 7414 Required terms in orders
§ 7415 Permissive terms in orders
§ 7416 Assessments
§ 7416a Confirmation of authority of Secretary of Agriculture to collect State commodity assessments
§ 7417 Referenda
§ 7418 Petition and review of orders
§ 7419 Enforcement
§ 7420 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 7421 Suspension or termination
§ 7422 Amendments to orders
§ 7423 Effect on other laws
§ 7424 Regulations
§ 7425 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter III - Canola and Rapeseed
§ 7441 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 7442 Definitions
§ 7443 Issuance and amendment of orders
§ 7444 Required terms in orders
§ 7445 Assessments
§ 7446 Referenda
§ 7447 Petition and review
§ 7448 Enforcement
§ 7449 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 7450 Suspension or termination
§ 7451 Regulations
§ 7452 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter IV - Kiwifruit
§ 7461 Findings and purposes
§ 7462 Definitions
§ 7463 Issuance of orders
§ 7464 National Kiwifruit Board
§ 7465 Required terms in order
§ 7466 Permissive terms in order
§ 7467 Petition and review
§ 7468 Enforcement
§ 7469 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 7470 Referenda
§ 7471 Suspension or termination
§ 7472 Regulations
§ 7473 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter V - Popcorn
§ 7481 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 7482 Definitions
§ 7483 Issuance of orders
§ 7484 Required terms in orders
§ 7485 Referenda
§ 7486 Petition and review
§ 7487 Enforcement
§ 7488 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 7489 Relation to other programs
§ 7490 Regulations
§ 7491 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 102 - Emergency Food Assistance
§ 7501 Definitions
§ 7502 Availability of CCC commodities
§ 7503 State plan
§ 7504 Initial processing costs
§ 7505 Federal and State responsibilities
§ 7506 Assurances; anticipated use
§ 7507 State and local supplementation of commodities
§ 7508 Authorization and appropriations
§ 7509 Relationship to other programs
§ 7510 Commodities not income
§ 7511 Prohibition against certain State charges
§ 7511a Emergency food program infrastructure grants
§ 7512 Regulations
§ 7513 Finality of determinations
§ 7514 Incorporation of additional commodities
§ 7515 Allotment and delivery of commodities
§ 7516 Settlement and adjustment of claims
§ 7517 Hunger-free communities
Chapter 103 - Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Reform
§ 7601 Definitions
Subchapter I - Priorities, Scope, Review, and Coordination of Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education
§ 7611 Standards for Federal funding of agricultural research, extension, and education
§ 7612 Priority setting process
§ 7613 Relevance and merit of agricultural research, extension, and education funded by the Department
§ 7614 Definitions
§ 7614a Roadmap
§ 7614b Review of plan of work requirements
§ 7614c Budget submission and funding
Subchapter II - New Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Initiatives
§ 7621 Repealed.]
§ 7622 Repealed.]
§ 7623 Repealed.]
§ 7624 Biobased products
§ 7625 National Food Safety Training, Education, Extension, Outreach, and Technical Assistance Program
§ 7626 Integrated research, education, and extension competitive grants program
§ 7627 Coordinated program of research, extension, and education to improve viability of small and medium size dairy, livestock, and poultry operations
§ 7628 Support for research regarding diseases of wheat, triticale, and barley caused by Fusarium graminearum or by Tilletia indica
§ 7629 Bovine Johne’s disease control program
§ 7630 Grants for youth organizations
§ 7631 Agricultural biotechnology research and development for developing countries
§ 7632 Specialty crop research initiative
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
Part A - Miscellaneous
§ 7641 Patent Culture Collection fees
§ 7642 Food Animal Residue Avoidance Database program
Part B - General
§ 7651 Nutrient composition data
§ 7652 Role of Secretary regarding food and agricultural sciences research and extension
§ 7653 Office of Pest Management Policy
§ 7654 Food Safety Research Information Office
§ 7655 Safe food handling education
§ 7655a Food safety education initiatives
§ 7656 Designation of Crisis Management Team within Department
§ 7657 Senior Scientific Research Service
Part C - Studies
§ 7671 Evaluation and assessment of agricultural research, extension, and education programs
§ 7672 Study of federally funded agricultural research, extension, and education
Subchapter I - Priorities, Scope, Review, and Coordination of Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education
§ 7611 Standards for Federal funding of agricultural research, extension, and education
§ 7612 Priority setting process
§ 7613 Relevance and merit of agricultural research, extension, and education funded by the Department
§ 7614 Definitions
§ 7614a Roadmap
§ 7614b Review of plan of work requirements
§ 7614c Budget submission and funding
Subchapter II - New Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Initiatives
§ 7621 Repealed.]
§ 7622 Repealed.]
§ 7623 Repealed.]
§ 7624 Biobased products
§ 7625 National Food Safety Training, Education, Extension, Outreach, and Technical Assistance Program
§ 7626 Integrated research, education, and extension competitive grants program
§ 7627 Coordinated program of research, extension, and education to improve viability of small and medium size dairy, livestock, and poultry operations
§ 7628 Support for research regarding diseases of wheat, triticale, and barley caused by Fusarium graminearum or by Tilletia indica
§ 7629 Bovine Johne’s disease control program
§ 7630 Grants for youth organizations
§ 7631 Agricultural biotechnology research and development for developing countries
§ 7632 Specialty crop research initiative
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
Part A - Miscellaneous
§ 7641 Patent Culture Collection fees
§ 7642 Food Animal Residue Avoidance Database program
Part B - General
§ 7651 Nutrient composition data
§ 7652 Role of Secretary regarding food and agricultural sciences research and extension
§ 7653 Office of Pest Management Policy
§ 7654 Food Safety Research Information Office
§ 7655 Safe food handling education
§ 7655a Food safety education initiatives
§ 7656 Designation of Crisis Management Team within Department
§ 7657 Senior Scientific Research Service
Part C - Studies
§ 7671 Evaluation and assessment of agricultural research, extension, and education programs
§ 7672 Study of federally funded agricultural research, extension, and education
Subchapter I - Priorities, Scope, Review, and Coordination of Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education
§ 7611 Standards for Federal funding of agricultural research, extension, and education
§ 7612 Priority setting process
§ 7613 Relevance and merit of agricultural research, extension, and education funded by the Department
§ 7614 Definitions
§ 7614a Roadmap
§ 7614b Review of plan of work requirements
§ 7614c Budget submission and funding
Subchapter II - New Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Initiatives
§ 7621 Repealed.]
§ 7622 Repealed.]
§ 7623 Repealed.]
§ 7624 Biobased products
§ 7625 National Food Safety Training, Education, Extension, Outreach, and Technical Assistance Program
§ 7626 Integrated research, education, and extension competitive grants program
§ 7627 Coordinated program of research, extension, and education to improve viability of small and medium size dairy, livestock, and poultry operations
§ 7628 Support for research regarding diseases of wheat, triticale, and barley caused by Fusarium graminearum or by Tilletia indica
§ 7629 Bovine Johne’s disease control program
§ 7630 Grants for youth organizations
§ 7631 Agricultural biotechnology research and development for developing countries
§ 7632 Specialty crop research initiative
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
Part A - Miscellaneous
§ 7641 Patent Culture Collection fees
§ 7642 Food Animal Residue Avoidance Database program
Part B - General
§ 7651 Nutrient composition data
§ 7652 Role of Secretary regarding food and agricultural sciences research and extension
§ 7653 Office of Pest Management Policy
§ 7654 Food Safety Research Information Office
§ 7655 Safe food handling education
§ 7655a Food safety education initiatives
§ 7656 Designation of Crisis Management Team within Department
§ 7657 Senior Scientific Research Service
Part C - Studies
§ 7671 Evaluation and assessment of agricultural research, extension, and education programs
§ 7672 Study of federally funded agricultural research, extension, and education
Chapter 104 - Plant Protection
§ 7701 Findings
§ 7702 Definitions
Subchapter I - Plant Protection
§ 7711 Regulation of movement of plant pests
§ 7712 Regulation of movement of plants, plant products, biological control organisms, noxious weeds, articles, and means of conveyance
§ 7712a Reduction in backlog of agricultural export petitions
§ 7713 Notification and holding requirements upon arrival
§ 7714 General remedial measures for new plant pests and noxious weeds
§ 7715 Declaration of extraordinary emergency and resulting authorities
§ 7716 Recovery of compensation for unauthorized activities
§ 7717 Control of grasshoppers and Mormon crickets
§ 7718 Certification for exports
§ 7719 Methyl bromide
§ 7720 National plan for control and management of Sudden Oak Death
§ 7721 Plant pest and disease management and disaster prevention
Subchapter II - Inspection and Enforcement
§ 7731 Inspections, seizures, and warrants
§ 7732 Collection of information
§ 7733 Subpoena authority
§ 7734 Penalties for violation
§ 7735 Enforcement actions of Attorney General
§ 7736 Court jurisdiction
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 7751 Cooperation
§ 7752 Buildings, land, people, claims, and agreements
§ 7753 Reimbursable agreements
§ 7754 Regulations and orders
§ 7755 Protection for mail handlers
§ 7756 Preemption
§ 7757 Severability
§ 7758 Repeal of superseded laws
§ 7759 Fees for inspection of plants for exporting or transiting
§ 7760 State terminal inspection; transmission of mailed packages for State inspection; nonmailable matter; punishment for violations; rules and regulations by United States Postal Service
§ 7761 National Clean Plant Network
Subchapter IV - Authorization of Appropriations
§ 7771 Authorization of appropriations
§ 7772 Transfer authority
Subchapter V - Noxious Weed Control and Eradication
§ 7781 Definitions
§ 7782 Establishment of program
§ 7783 Grants to weed management entities
§ 7784 Agreements
§ 7785 Relationship to other programs
§ 7786 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter I - Plant Protection
§ 7711 Regulation of movement of plant pests
§ 7712 Regulation of movement of plants, plant products, biological control organisms, noxious weeds, articles, and means of conveyance
§ 7712a Reduction in backlog of agricultural export petitions
§ 7713 Notification and holding requirements upon arrival
§ 7714 General remedial measures for new plant pests and noxious weeds
§ 7715 Declaration of extraordinary emergency and resulting authorities
§ 7716 Recovery of compensation for unauthorized activities
§ 7717 Control of grasshoppers and Mormon crickets
§ 7718 Certification for exports
§ 7719 Methyl bromide
§ 7720 National plan for control and management of Sudden Oak Death
§ 7721 Plant pest and disease management and disaster prevention
Subchapter II - Inspection and Enforcement
§ 7731 Inspections, seizures, and warrants
§ 7732 Collection of information
§ 7733 Subpoena authority
§ 7734 Penalties for violation
§ 7735 Enforcement actions of Attorney General
§ 7736 Court jurisdiction
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 7751 Cooperation
§ 7752 Buildings, land, people, claims, and agreements
§ 7753 Reimbursable agreements
§ 7754 Regulations and orders
§ 7755 Protection for mail handlers
§ 7756 Preemption
§ 7757 Severability
§ 7758 Repeal of superseded laws
§ 7759 Fees for inspection of plants for exporting or transiting
§ 7760 State terminal inspection; transmission of mailed packages for State inspection; nonmailable matter; punishment for violations; rules and regulations by United States Postal Service
§ 7761 National Clean Plant Network
Subchapter IV - Authorization of Appropriations
§ 7771 Authorization of appropriations
§ 7772 Transfer authority
Subchapter V - Noxious Weed Control and Eradication
§ 7781 Definitions
§ 7782 Establishment of program
§ 7783 Grants to weed management entities
§ 7784 Agreements
§ 7785 Relationship to other programs
§ 7786 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter I - Plant Protection
§ 7711 Regulation of movement of plant pests
§ 7712 Regulation of movement of plants, plant products, biological control organisms, noxious weeds, articles, and means of conveyance
§ 7712a Reduction in backlog of agricultural export petitions
§ 7713 Notification and holding requirements upon arrival
§ 7714 General remedial measures for new plant pests and noxious weeds
§ 7715 Declaration of extraordinary emergency and resulting authorities
§ 7716 Recovery of compensation for unauthorized activities
§ 7717 Control of grasshoppers and Mormon crickets
§ 7718 Certification for exports
§ 7719 Methyl bromide
§ 7720 National plan for control and management of Sudden Oak Death
§ 7721 Plant pest and disease management and disaster prevention
Subchapter II - Inspection and Enforcement
§ 7731 Inspections, seizures, and warrants
§ 7732 Collection of information
§ 7733 Subpoena authority
§ 7734 Penalties for violation
§ 7735 Enforcement actions of Attorney General
§ 7736 Court jurisdiction
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 7751 Cooperation
§ 7752 Buildings, land, people, claims, and agreements
§ 7753 Reimbursable agreements
§ 7754 Regulations and orders
§ 7755 Protection for mail handlers
§ 7756 Preemption
§ 7757 Severability
§ 7758 Repeal of superseded laws
§ 7759 Fees for inspection of plants for exporting or transiting
§ 7760 State terminal inspection; transmission of mailed packages for State inspection; nonmailable matter; punishment for violations; rules and regulations by United States Postal Service
§ 7761 National Clean Plant Network
Subchapter IV - Authorization of Appropriations
§ 7771 Authorization of appropriations
§ 7772 Transfer authority
Subchapter V - Noxious Weed Control and Eradication
§ 7781 Definitions
§ 7782 Establishment of program
§ 7783 Grants to weed management entities
§ 7784 Agreements
§ 7785 Relationship to other programs
§ 7786 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter I - Plant Protection
§ 7711 Regulation of movement of plant pests
§ 7712 Regulation of movement of plants, plant products, biological control organisms, noxious weeds, articles, and means of conveyance
§ 7712a Reduction in backlog of agricultural export petitions
§ 7713 Notification and holding requirements upon arrival
§ 7714 General remedial measures for new plant pests and noxious weeds
§ 7715 Declaration of extraordinary emergency and resulting authorities
§ 7716 Recovery of compensation for unauthorized activities
§ 7717 Control of grasshoppers and Mormon crickets
§ 7718 Certification for exports
§ 7719 Methyl bromide
§ 7720 National plan for control and management of Sudden Oak Death
§ 7721 Plant pest and disease management and disaster prevention
Subchapter II - Inspection and Enforcement
§ 7731 Inspections, seizures, and warrants
§ 7732 Collection of information
§ 7733 Subpoena authority
§ 7734 Penalties for violation
§ 7735 Enforcement actions of Attorney General
§ 7736 Court jurisdiction
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 7751 Cooperation
§ 7752 Buildings, land, people, claims, and agreements
§ 7753 Reimbursable agreements
§ 7754 Regulations and orders
§ 7755 Protection for mail handlers
§ 7756 Preemption
§ 7757 Severability
§ 7758 Repeal of superseded laws
§ 7759 Fees for inspection of plants for exporting or transiting
§ 7760 State terminal inspection; transmission of mailed packages for State inspection; nonmailable matter; punishment for violations; rules and regulations by United States Postal Service
§ 7761 National Clean Plant Network
Subchapter IV - Authorization of Appropriations
§ 7771 Authorization of appropriations
§ 7772 Transfer authority
Subchapter V - Noxious Weed Control and Eradication
§ 7781 Definitions
§ 7782 Establishment of program
§ 7783 Grants to weed management entities
§ 7784 Agreements
§ 7785 Relationship to other programs
§ 7786 Authorization of appropriations
Subchapter I - Plant Protection
§ 7711 Regulation of movement of plant pests
§ 7712 Regulation of movement of plants, plant products, biological control organisms, noxious weeds, articles, and means of conveyance
§ 7712a Reduction in backlog of agricultural export petitions
§ 7713 Notification and holding requirements upon arrival
§ 7714 General remedial measures for new plant pests and noxious weeds
§ 7715 Declaration of extraordinary emergency and resulting authorities
§ 7716 Recovery of compensation for unauthorized activities
§ 7717 Control of grasshoppers and Mormon crickets
§ 7718 Certification for exports
§ 7719 Methyl bromide
§ 7720 National plan for control and management of Sudden Oak Death
§ 7721 Plant pest and disease management and disaster prevention
Subchapter II - Inspection and Enforcement
§ 7731 Inspections, seizures, and warrants
§ 7732 Collection of information
§ 7733 Subpoena authority
§ 7734 Penalties for violation
§ 7735 Enforcement actions of Attorney General
§ 7736 Court jurisdiction
Subchapter III - Miscellaneous Provisions
§ 7751 Cooperation
§ 7752 Buildings, land, people, claims, and agreements
§ 7753 Reimbursable agreements
§ 7754 Regulations and orders
§ 7755 Protection for mail handlers
§ 7756 Preemption
§ 7757 Severability
§ 7758 Repeal of superseded laws
§ 7759 Fees for inspection of plants for exporting or transiting
§ 7760 State terminal inspection; transmission of mailed packages for State inspection; nonmailable matter; punishment for violations; rules and regulations by United States Postal Service
§ 7761 National Clean Plant Network
Subchapter IV - Authorization of Appropriations
§ 7771 Authorization of appropriations
§ 7772 Transfer authority
Subchapter V - Noxious Weed Control and Eradication
§ 7781 Definitions
§ 7782 Establishment of program
§ 7783 Grants to weed management entities
§ 7784 Agreements
§ 7785 Relationship to other programs
§ 7786 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 105 - Hass Avocado Promotion, Research, and Information
§ 7801 Findings and declaration of policy
§ 7802 Definitions
§ 7803 Issuance of orders
§ 7804 Required terms in orders
§ 7805 Referenda
§ 7806 Petition and review
§ 7807 Enforcement
§ 7808 Investigations and power to subpoena
§ 7809 Confidentiality
§ 7810 Authority for Secretary to suspend or terminate order
§ 7811 Rules of construction
§ 7812 Regulations
§ 7813 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 106 - Commodity Programs
§ 7901 Definitions
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 7911 Establishment of base acres and payment acres for a farm
§ 7912 Establishment of payment yield
§ 7913 Availability of direct payments
§ 7914 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 7915 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7916 Planting flexibility
§ 7917 Relation to remaining payment authority under production flexibility contracts
§ 7918 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 7931 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 7932 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 7933 Term of loans
§ 7934 Repayment of loans
§ 7935 Loan deficiency payments
§ 7936 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 7937 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 7938 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 7939 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 7951 Definitions
§ 7952 Establishment of payment yield and base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 7953 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 7954 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 7955 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7956 Planting flexibility
§ 7957 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 7958 Miscellaneous provisions
§ 7959 Termination of marketing quota programs for peanuts and compensation to peanut quota holders for loss of quota asset value
§ 7960 Repeal of superseded price support authority and effect of repeal
Subchapter IV - Sugar
§ 7971 Storage facility loans
Subchapter V - Dairy
§ 7981 Milk price support program
§ 7982 National dairy market loss payments
§ 7983 Study of national dairy policy
§ 7984 Studies of effects of changes in approach to national dairy policy and fluid milk identity standards
Subchapter VI - Administration
§ 7991 Administration generally
§ 7992 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 7993 Repealed.]
§ 7994 Study
§ 7995 Assignment of payments
§ 7996 Equitable relief from ineligibility for loans, payments, or other benefits
§ 7997 Tracking of benefits
§ 7998 Estimates of net farm income
§ 7999 Availability of incentive payments for certain producers
§ 8000 Repealed.]
§ 8001 Producer retention of erroneously paid loan deficiency payments and marketing loan gains
§ 8002 Implementation funding and information management
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 7911 Establishment of base acres and payment acres for a farm
§ 7912 Establishment of payment yield
§ 7913 Availability of direct payments
§ 7914 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 7915 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7916 Planting flexibility
§ 7917 Relation to remaining payment authority under production flexibility contracts
§ 7918 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 7931 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 7932 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 7933 Term of loans
§ 7934 Repayment of loans
§ 7935 Loan deficiency payments
§ 7936 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 7937 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 7938 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 7939 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 7951 Definitions
§ 7952 Establishment of payment yield and base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 7953 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 7954 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 7955 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7956 Planting flexibility
§ 7957 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 7958 Miscellaneous provisions
§ 7959 Termination of marketing quota programs for peanuts and compensation to peanut quota holders for loss of quota asset value
§ 7960 Repeal of superseded price support authority and effect of repeal
Subchapter IV - Sugar
§ 7971 Storage facility loans
Subchapter V - Dairy
§ 7981 Milk price support program
§ 7982 National dairy market loss payments
§ 7983 Study of national dairy policy
§ 7984 Studies of effects of changes in approach to national dairy policy and fluid milk identity standards
Subchapter VI - Administration
§ 7991 Administration generally
§ 7992 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 7993 Repealed.]
§ 7994 Study
§ 7995 Assignment of payments
§ 7996 Equitable relief from ineligibility for loans, payments, or other benefits
§ 7997 Tracking of benefits
§ 7998 Estimates of net farm income
§ 7999 Availability of incentive payments for certain producers
§ 8000 Repealed.]
§ 8001 Producer retention of erroneously paid loan deficiency payments and marketing loan gains
§ 8002 Implementation funding and information management
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 7911 Establishment of base acres and payment acres for a farm
§ 7912 Establishment of payment yield
§ 7913 Availability of direct payments
§ 7914 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 7915 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7916 Planting flexibility
§ 7917 Relation to remaining payment authority under production flexibility contracts
§ 7918 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 7931 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 7932 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 7933 Term of loans
§ 7934 Repayment of loans
§ 7935 Loan deficiency payments
§ 7936 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 7937 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 7938 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 7939 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 7951 Definitions
§ 7952 Establishment of payment yield and base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 7953 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 7954 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 7955 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7956 Planting flexibility
§ 7957 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 7958 Miscellaneous provisions
§ 7959 Termination of marketing quota programs for peanuts and compensation to peanut quota holders for loss of quota asset value
§ 7960 Repeal of superseded price support authority and effect of repeal
Subchapter IV - Sugar
§ 7971 Storage facility loans
Subchapter V - Dairy
§ 7981 Milk price support program
§ 7982 National dairy market loss payments
§ 7983 Study of national dairy policy
§ 7984 Studies of effects of changes in approach to national dairy policy and fluid milk identity standards
Subchapter VI - Administration
§ 7991 Administration generally
§ 7992 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 7993 Repealed.]
§ 7994 Study
§ 7995 Assignment of payments
§ 7996 Equitable relief from ineligibility for loans, payments, or other benefits
§ 7997 Tracking of benefits
§ 7998 Estimates of net farm income
§ 7999 Availability of incentive payments for certain producers
§ 8000 Repealed.]
§ 8001 Producer retention of erroneously paid loan deficiency payments and marketing loan gains
§ 8002 Implementation funding and information management
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 7911 Establishment of base acres and payment acres for a farm
§ 7912 Establishment of payment yield
§ 7913 Availability of direct payments
§ 7914 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 7915 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7916 Planting flexibility
§ 7917 Relation to remaining payment authority under production flexibility contracts
§ 7918 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 7931 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 7932 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 7933 Term of loans
§ 7934 Repayment of loans
§ 7935 Loan deficiency payments
§ 7936 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 7937 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 7938 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 7939 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 7951 Definitions
§ 7952 Establishment of payment yield and base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 7953 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 7954 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 7955 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7956 Planting flexibility
§ 7957 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 7958 Miscellaneous provisions
§ 7959 Termination of marketing quota programs for peanuts and compensation to peanut quota holders for loss of quota asset value
§ 7960 Repeal of superseded price support authority and effect of repeal
Subchapter IV - Sugar
§ 7971 Storage facility loans
Subchapter V - Dairy
§ 7981 Milk price support program
§ 7982 National dairy market loss payments
§ 7983 Study of national dairy policy
§ 7984 Studies of effects of changes in approach to national dairy policy and fluid milk identity standards
Subchapter VI - Administration
§ 7991 Administration generally
§ 7992 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 7993 Repealed.]
§ 7994 Study
§ 7995 Assignment of payments
§ 7996 Equitable relief from ineligibility for loans, payments, or other benefits
§ 7997 Tracking of benefits
§ 7998 Estimates of net farm income
§ 7999 Availability of incentive payments for certain producers
§ 8000 Repealed.]
§ 8001 Producer retention of erroneously paid loan deficiency payments and marketing loan gains
§ 8002 Implementation funding and information management
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 7911 Establishment of base acres and payment acres for a farm
§ 7912 Establishment of payment yield
§ 7913 Availability of direct payments
§ 7914 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 7915 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7916 Planting flexibility
§ 7917 Relation to remaining payment authority under production flexibility contracts
§ 7918 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 7931 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 7932 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 7933 Term of loans
§ 7934 Repayment of loans
§ 7935 Loan deficiency payments
§ 7936 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 7937 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 7938 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 7939 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 7951 Definitions
§ 7952 Establishment of payment yield and base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 7953 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 7954 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 7955 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7956 Planting flexibility
§ 7957 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 7958 Miscellaneous provisions
§ 7959 Termination of marketing quota programs for peanuts and compensation to peanut quota holders for loss of quota asset value
§ 7960 Repeal of superseded price support authority and effect of repeal
Subchapter IV - Sugar
§ 7971 Storage facility loans
Subchapter V - Dairy
§ 7981 Milk price support program
§ 7982 National dairy market loss payments
§ 7983 Study of national dairy policy
§ 7984 Studies of effects of changes in approach to national dairy policy and fluid milk identity standards
Subchapter VI - Administration
§ 7991 Administration generally
§ 7992 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 7993 Repealed.]
§ 7994 Study
§ 7995 Assignment of payments
§ 7996 Equitable relief from ineligibility for loans, payments, or other benefits
§ 7997 Tracking of benefits
§ 7998 Estimates of net farm income
§ 7999 Availability of incentive payments for certain producers
§ 8000 Repealed.]
§ 8001 Producer retention of erroneously paid loan deficiency payments and marketing loan gains
§ 8002 Implementation funding and information management
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 7911 Establishment of base acres and payment acres for a farm
§ 7912 Establishment of payment yield
§ 7913 Availability of direct payments
§ 7914 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 7915 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7916 Planting flexibility
§ 7917 Relation to remaining payment authority under production flexibility contracts
§ 7918 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 7931 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 7932 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 7933 Term of loans
§ 7934 Repayment of loans
§ 7935 Loan deficiency payments
§ 7936 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 7937 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 7938 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 7939 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 7951 Definitions
§ 7952 Establishment of payment yield and base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 7953 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 7954 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 7955 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of direct payments and counter-cyclical payments
§ 7956 Planting flexibility
§ 7957 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 7958 Miscellaneous provisions
§ 7959 Termination of marketing quota programs for peanuts and compensation to peanut quota holders for loss of quota asset value
§ 7960 Repeal of superseded price support authority and effect of repeal
Subchapter IV - Sugar
§ 7971 Storage facility loans
Subchapter V - Dairy
§ 7981 Milk price support program
§ 7982 National dairy market loss payments
§ 7983 Study of national dairy policy
§ 7984 Studies of effects of changes in approach to national dairy policy and fluid milk identity standards
Subchapter VI - Administration
§ 7991 Administration generally
§ 7992 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 7993 Repealed.]
§ 7994 Study
§ 7995 Assignment of payments
§ 7996 Equitable relief from ineligibility for loans, payments, or other benefits
§ 7997 Tracking of benefits
§ 7998 Estimates of net farm income
§ 7999 Availability of incentive payments for certain producers
§ 8000 Repealed.]
§ 8001 Producer retention of erroneously paid loan deficiency payments and marketing loan gains
§ 8002 Implementation funding and information management
Chapter 107 - Renewable Energy Research and Development
§ 8101 Definitions
§ 8102 Biobased markets program
§ 8103 Biorefinery assistance
§ 8104 Repowering assistance
§ 8105 Bioenergy program for advanced biofuels
§ 8106 Biodiesel fuel education program
§ 8107 Rural Energy for America Program
§ 8108 Biomass research and development
§ 8109 Rural Energy Self-Sufficiency Initiative
§ 8110 Feedstock flexibility program for bioenergy producers
§ 8111 Biomass Crop Assistance Program
§ 8112 Forest biomass for energy
§ 8113 Community wood energy program
§ 8114 Sun grant program
Chapter 108 - Tree Assistance Program
§ 8201 Definitions
§ 8202 Eligibility
§ 8203 Assistance
§ 8204 Limitations on assistance
§ 8205 Authorization of appropriations
Chapter 109 - Animal Health Protection
§ 8301 Findings
§ 8302 Definitions
§ 8303 Restriction on importation or entry
§ 8304 Exportation
§ 8305 Interstate movement
§ 8306 Seizure, quarantine, and disposal
§ 8307 Inspections, seizures, and warrants
§ 8308 Detection, control, and eradication of diseases and pests
§ 8309 Veterinary accreditation program
§ 8310 Cooperation
§ 8311 Reimbursable agreements
§ 8312 Administration and claims
§ 8313 Penalties
§ 8314 Enforcement
§ 8315 Regulations and orders
§ 8316 Authorization of appropriations
§ 8317 Effect on regulations
§ 8318 Veterinary training
§ 8319 Surveillance of zoonotic diseases
§ 8320 Expansion of Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service activities
§ 8321 Pest and Disease Response Fund
§ 8322 National aquatic animal health plan
Chapter 110 - Enhancing Controls on Dangerous Biological Agents and Toxins
Subchapter I - Department of Agriculture
§ 8401 Regulation of certain biological agents and toxins
Subchapter II - Interagency Coordination Regarding Overlap Agents and Toxins
§ 8411 Interagency coordination
Chapter 111 - Brown Tree Snake Control and Eradication
§ 8501 Definitions
§ 8502 Sense of Congress regarding need for improved and better coordinated Federal policy for brown tree snake introduction, control, and eradication
§ 8503 Brown tree snake control, interdiction, research and eradication
§ 8504 Establishment of quarantine protocols to control the introduction and spread of the brown tree snake
§ 8505 Treatment of brown tree snakes as nonmailable matter
§ 8506 Role of brown tree snake Technical Working Group
§ 8507 Miscellaneous matters
Chapter 113 - Agricultural Commodity Support Programs
§ 8701 Definition of Secretary
§ 8702 Definitions
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 8711 Base acres
§ 8712 Payment yields
§ 8713 Availability of direct payments
§ 8714 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 8715 Average crop revenue election program
§ 8716 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of payments
§ 8717 Planting flexibility
§ 8718 Special rule for long grain and medium grain rice
§ 8719 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 8731 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 8732 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 8733 Term of loans
§ 8734 Repayment of loans
§ 8735 Loan deficiency payments
§ 8736 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 8737 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 8738 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 8739 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
§ 8740 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 8751 Definitions
§ 8752 Base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 8753 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 8754 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 8755 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of payments
§ 8756 Planting flexibility
§ 8757 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 8758 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter IV - Dairy
§ 8771 Dairy product price support program
§ 8772 Dairy forward pricing program
§ 8773 Milk income loss contract program
Subchapter V - Administration
§ 8781 Administration generally
§ 8782 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 8783 Availability of quality incentive payments for covered oilseed producers
§ 8784 Assignment of payments
§ 8785 Tracking of benefits
§ 8786 Prevention of deceased individuals receiving payments under farm commodity programs
§ 8787 Hard white wheat development program
§ 8788 Durum wheat quality program
§ 8789 Storage facility loans
§ 8790 Signature authority
§ 8791 Information gathering
§ 8792 Geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers
§ 8793 Implementation
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 8711 Base acres
§ 8712 Payment yields
§ 8713 Availability of direct payments
§ 8714 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 8715 Average crop revenue election program
§ 8716 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of payments
§ 8717 Planting flexibility
§ 8718 Special rule for long grain and medium grain rice
§ 8719 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 8731 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 8732 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 8733 Term of loans
§ 8734 Repayment of loans
§ 8735 Loan deficiency payments
§ 8736 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 8737 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 8738 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 8739 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
§ 8740 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 8751 Definitions
§ 8752 Base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 8753 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 8754 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 8755 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of payments
§ 8756 Planting flexibility
§ 8757 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 8758 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter IV - Dairy
§ 8771 Dairy product price support program
§ 8772 Dairy forward pricing program
§ 8773 Milk income loss contract program
Subchapter V - Administration
§ 8781 Administration generally
§ 8782 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 8783 Availability of quality incentive payments for covered oilseed producers
§ 8784 Assignment of payments
§ 8785 Tracking of benefits
§ 8786 Prevention of deceased individuals receiving payments under farm commodity programs
§ 8787 Hard white wheat development program
§ 8788 Durum wheat quality program
§ 8789 Storage facility loans
§ 8790 Signature authority
§ 8791 Information gathering
§ 8792 Geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers
§ 8793 Implementation
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 8711 Base acres
§ 8712 Payment yields
§ 8713 Availability of direct payments
§ 8714 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 8715 Average crop revenue election program
§ 8716 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of payments
§ 8717 Planting flexibility
§ 8718 Special rule for long grain and medium grain rice
§ 8719 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 8731 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 8732 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 8733 Term of loans
§ 8734 Repayment of loans
§ 8735 Loan deficiency payments
§ 8736 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 8737 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 8738 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 8739 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
§ 8740 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 8751 Definitions
§ 8752 Base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 8753 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 8754 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 8755 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of payments
§ 8756 Planting flexibility
§ 8757 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 8758 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter IV - Dairy
§ 8771 Dairy product price support program
§ 8772 Dairy forward pricing program
§ 8773 Milk income loss contract program
Subchapter V - Administration
§ 8781 Administration generally
§ 8782 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 8783 Availability of quality incentive payments for covered oilseed producers
§ 8784 Assignment of payments
§ 8785 Tracking of benefits
§ 8786 Prevention of deceased individuals receiving payments under farm commodity programs
§ 8787 Hard white wheat development program
§ 8788 Durum wheat quality program
§ 8789 Storage facility loans
§ 8790 Signature authority
§ 8791 Information gathering
§ 8792 Geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers
§ 8793 Implementation
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 8711 Base acres
§ 8712 Payment yields
§ 8713 Availability of direct payments
§ 8714 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 8715 Average crop revenue election program
§ 8716 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of payments
§ 8717 Planting flexibility
§ 8718 Special rule for long grain and medium grain rice
§ 8719 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 8731 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 8732 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 8733 Term of loans
§ 8734 Repayment of loans
§ 8735 Loan deficiency payments
§ 8736 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 8737 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 8738 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 8739 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
§ 8740 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 8751 Definitions
§ 8752 Base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 8753 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 8754 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 8755 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of payments
§ 8756 Planting flexibility
§ 8757 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 8758 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter IV - Dairy
§ 8771 Dairy product price support program
§ 8772 Dairy forward pricing program
§ 8773 Milk income loss contract program
Subchapter V - Administration
§ 8781 Administration generally
§ 8782 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 8783 Availability of quality incentive payments for covered oilseed producers
§ 8784 Assignment of payments
§ 8785 Tracking of benefits
§ 8786 Prevention of deceased individuals receiving payments under farm commodity programs
§ 8787 Hard white wheat development program
§ 8788 Durum wheat quality program
§ 8789 Storage facility loans
§ 8790 Signature authority
§ 8791 Information gathering
§ 8792 Geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers
§ 8793 Implementation
Subchapter I - Direct Payments and Counter-cyclical Payments
§ 8711 Base acres
§ 8712 Payment yields
§ 8713 Availability of direct payments
§ 8714 Availability of counter-cyclical payments
§ 8715 Average crop revenue election program
§ 8716 Producer agreement required as condition of provision of payments
§ 8717 Planting flexibility
§ 8718 Special rule for long grain and medium grain rice
§ 8719 Period of effectiveness
Subchapter II - Marketing Assistance Loans and Loan Deficiency Payments
§ 8731 Availability of nonrecourse marketing assistance loans for loan commodities
§ 8732 Loan rates for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans
§ 8733 Term of loans
§ 8734 Repayment of loans
§ 8735 Loan deficiency payments
§ 8736 Payments in lieu of loan deficiency payments for grazed acreage
§ 8737 Special marketing loan provisions for upland cotton
§ 8738 Special competitive provisions for extra long staple cotton
§ 8739 Availability of recourse loans for high moisture feed grains and seed cotton
§ 8740 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter III - Peanuts
§ 8751 Definitions
§ 8752 Base acres for peanuts for a farm
§ 8753 Availability of direct payments for peanuts
§ 8754 Availability of counter-cyclical payments for peanuts
§ 8755 Producer agreement required as condition on provision of payments
§ 8756 Planting flexibility
§ 8757 Marketing assistance loans and loan deficiency payments for peanuts
§ 8758 Adjustments of loans
Subchapter IV - Dairy
§ 8771 Dairy product price support program
§ 8772 Dairy forward pricing program
§ 8773 Milk income loss contract program
Subchapter V - Administration
§ 8781 Administration generally
§ 8782 Suspension of permanent price support authority
§ 8783 Availability of quality incentive payments for covered oilseed producers
§ 8784 Assignment of payments
§ 8785 Tracking of benefits
§ 8786 Prevention of deceased individuals receiving payments under farm commodity programs
§ 8787 Hard white wheat development program
§ 8788 Durum wheat quality program
§ 8789 Storage facility loans
§ 8790 Signature authority
§ 8791 Information gathering
§ 8792 Geographically disadvantaged farmers and ranchers
§ 8793 Implementation
Chapter 114 - Agricultural Security
§ 8901 Definitions
Subchapter I - Agricultural Security
§ 8911 Office of Homeland Security
§ 8912 Agricultural biosecurity communication center
§ 8913 Assistance to build local capacity in agricultural biosecurity planning, preparedness, and response
Subchapter II - Other Provisions
§ 8921 Research and development of agricultural countermeasures
§ 8922 Agricultural biosecurity grant program
Subchapter I - Agricultural Security
§ 8911 Office of Homeland Security
§ 8912 Agricultural biosecurity communication center
§ 8913 Assistance to build local capacity in agricultural biosecurity planning, preparedness, and response
Subchapter II - Other Provisions
§ 8921 Research and development of agricultural countermeasures
§ 8922 Agricultural biosecurity grant program