(June 15, 1929, ch. 24, § 15,46 Stat. 18; Mar. 4, 1931, ch. 520, § 3,46 Stat. 1550; Ex. Ord. No. 6084, Mar. 27, 1933; June 16, 1933, ch. 98, title V, § 55,48 Stat. 266; June 3, 1935, ch. 164, § 12,49 Stat. 317; Pub. L. 110–234, title I, § 1610,May 22, 2008, 122 Stat. 1018; Pub. L. 110–246, § 4(a), title I, § 1610,June 18, 2008, 122 Stat. 1664, 1746.)
Pub. L. 110–234
and Pub. L. 110–246
made identical amendments to this section. The amendments by Pub. L. 110–234
were repealed by section 4(a) ofPub. L. 110–246
Section was formerly classified to section
2008—Subsecs. (d) to (g). Pub. L. 110–246
, § 1610, redesignatedsubsecs. (e) to (g) as (d) to (f), respectively, and struck out former subsec. (d) which read as follows: “The inclusion in any governmental report, bulletin, or other such publication hereafter issued or published of any prediction with respect to cotton prices is prohibited. Any officer or employee of the United States who authorizes or is responsible for the inclusion in any such report, bulletin, or other publication of any such prediction, or who knowingly causes the issuance or publication of any such report, bulletin, or other publication containing any such prediction, shall, upon conviction thereof, be fined not less than $500 or more than $5,000, or imprisoned for not more than five years, or both: Provided, That this subdivision shall not apply to the Governor of the Farm Credit Administration when engaged in the performance of his duties herein provided.”
1935—Subsec. (a). Act June 3, 1935, amended definition of cooperative association and inserted second sentence in par. “Third”.
1933—Subsec. (a). Act June 16, 1933, among other changes, inserted proviso and all subsequent thereto.
1931—Subsec. (g). Act Mar. 4, 1931, added subsec. (g).
Change of Name
“The Governor” and “Farm Credit Administration” substituted in text for “any member” and “board”, respectively, and “Governor of the Farm Credit Administration” substituted for “members of the board”, pursuant to Ex. Ord. No. 6084, set out preceding section
of this title.
Effective Date of 2008 Amendment
Amendment of this section and repeal of Pub. L. 110–234
by Pub. L. 110–246
effective May 22, 2008, the date of enactment of Pub. L. 110–234
, see section 4 ofPub. L. 110–246
, set out as an Effective Date note under section
Transfer of Functions
Establishment of Farm Credit Administration as an independent agency, composition of Farm Credit Administration, appointment of Governor of Farm Credit Administration, and duties thereof, including duty to perform functions, etc., of Farm Credit Administration, see section
et seq of this title.
Exceptions From Transfer of Functions
Functions of Farm Credit Administration or any agency, officer, or entity of, under, or subject to supervision of said Administration excepted from functions of officers, agencies, and employees transferred to Secretary of Agriculture by Reorg. Plan No. 2 of 1953, § 1, eff. June 4, 1953, 18
, 67 Stat. 633
, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.