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(June 29, 1936, ch. 858, title IX, § 901b, as added Pub. L. 99–198, title XI, § 1142, Dec. 23, 1985, 99 Stat. 1491; amended Pub. L. 101–624, title XV, § 1525, Nov. 28, 1990, 104 Stat. 3667; Pub. L. 104–239, § 17, Oct. 8, 1996, 110 Stat. 3138; Pub. L. 105–385, title II, § 212(b)(5), Nov. 13, 1998, 112 Stat. 3467; Pub. L. 108–136, div. C, title XXXV, § 3514, Nov. 24, 2003, 117 Stat. 1792.)

References in Text

The Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954, referred to in subsecs. (b)(1) and (c)(3)(A), is act July 10, 1954, ch. 469, 68 Stat. 454, as amended, which is classified generally to chapter 41 (§ 1691 et seq.) of Title 7, Agriculture. Title II of the Act is classified generally to subchapter III (§ 1721 et seq.) of chapter 41 of Title 7. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1691 of Title 7 and Tables.
The cargo preference laws, referred to in subsec. (c)(2), include act Mar. 26, 1934, ch. 90, 48 Stat. 500, and act Aug. 26, 1954, ch. 936, 68 Stat. 832, which are classified to sections 1241–1 and 1241, respectively, of this Appendix.
The Shipping Act of 1984, referred to in subsec. (c)(3)(C)(ii), is Pub. L. 98–237, Mar. 20, 1984, 98 Stat. 67, as amended, which is classified principally to chapter 36 (§ 1701 et seq.) of this Appendix. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1701 of this Appendix and Tables.

Amendments

2003—Subsec. (c)(2). Pub. L. 108–136 substituted “1986, the 18-month period beginning April 1, 2002, and the 12-month period beginning October 1, 2003, and each year thereafter” for “1986”.
1998—Subsec. (b)(3). Pub. L. 105–385 substituted “Bill Emerson Humanitarian Trust Act” for “Food Security Wheat Reserve Act of 1980 (7 U.S.C. 1736f–1)”.
1996—Subsec. (c)(3)(A). Pub. L. 104–239, § 17(a)(1), substituted “and, subject to subparagraph (B) of this paragraph, consistent with those sections,” for “and consistent with those sections,” and “25 percent” for “50 percent”.
Subsec. (c)(3)(B), (C). Pub. L. 104–239, § 17(a)(2), added subpars. (B) and (C) and struck out former subpar. (B) which read as follows: “In carrying out this paragraph, the Commodity Credit Corporation shall not allocate to the Great Lakes port range in any year a percentage share of commodities referred to in subparagraph (A) that is greater than the share experienced by that port range in 1984, as determined by the Secretary of Agriculture.”
Subsec. (c)(4), (5). Pub. L. 104–239, § 17(b), redesignated par. (5) as (4) and struck out former par. (4) which read as follows: “Amounts of cargo allocated to ports in the Great Lakes port range pursuant to paragraph (3) shall not be exported from a different port range except as necessary to meet United States-flag transportation requirements of sections 1241 (b) and 1241f of this Appendix, in which case within the same year the Commodity Credit Corporation shall take such steps as are necessary and practicable without detriment to any port range to ensure the export from the Great Lakes port range of an amount of tonnage of commodities referred to in paragraph (3)(A) that is not required to be transported on United States-flag vessels, that is equal to the amount of tonnage diverted for export from other port ranges.”
1990—Subsec. (c)(2). Pub. L. 101–624, § 1525(1), (2), struck out “(A)” before “In order to provide” and struck out subpar. (B) which read as follows: “In addition, the Secretary of Transportation, in administering this subsection and section 1241 (b) of this Appendix, and consistent with these sections, shall take such steps as may be necessary and practicable without detriment to any port range to preserve during calendar years 1986, 1987, 1988, and 1989 the percentage share, or metric tonnage of bagged, processed, or fortified commodities, whichever is lower, experienced in calendar year 1984 as determined by the Secretary of Agriculture, of waterborne cargoes exported from Great Lake ports pursuant to title II of the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954 (7 U.S.C. 1721 et seq.).”
Subsec. (c)(3) to (5). Pub. L. 101–624, § 1525(3), added pars. (3) to (5).

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