12 U.S. Code § 2277a - Definitions

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As used in this part:
(1) Board of Directors
The term “Board of Directors” means the Board of Directors of the Corporation.
(2) Corporation
The term “Corporation” means the Farm Credit System Insurance Corporation established in section 2277a–1 of this title.
(3) Insured obligation
The term “insured obligation” means any note, bond, debenture, or other obligation issued under subsection (c) or (d) ofsection 2153 of this title—
(A) on or before January 5, 1989, on behalf of any System bank; and
(B) after such date, which, when issued, is issued on behalf of any insured System bank.
(4) Insured System bank
The term “insured System bank” means any System bank whose participation in notes, bonds, debentures, and other obligations issued under subsection (c) or (d) ofsection 2153 of this title is insured under this part.
(5) State
The term “State” means any of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, any Territory of the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, or the Virgin Islands.


(Pub. L. 92–181, title V, § 5.51, as added Pub. L. 100–233, title III, § 302,Jan. 6, 1988, 101 Stat. 1611; amended Pub. L. 100–399, title III, § 302(a), (b),Aug. 17, 1988, 102 Stat. 994; Pub. L. 104–105, title II, § 214(a),Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 175.)

1996—Pars. (5), (6). Pub. L. 104–105redesignated par. (6) as (5) and struck out heading and text of former par. (5). Text read as follows: “The term ‘receiver’ means a receiver or conservator appointed by the Farm Credit Administration for a System institution.”
1988—Par. (3)(A), (B). Pub. L. 100–399, § 302(a), amended subpars. (A) and (B) generally. Prior to amendment, subpars. (A) and (B) read as follows:
“(A) on or before January 6, 1988, on behalf of any System bank; and
“(B) after such date, on behalf of any insured System bank.”
Par. (5). Pub. L. 100–399, § 302(b), substituted “for” for “to liquidate”.
Effective Date of 1988 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 100–399effective as if enacted immediately after enactment of Pub. L. 100–233, which was approved Jan. 6, 1988, see section 1001(a) ofPub. L. 100–399, set out as a note under section 2002 of this title.
Termination of Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

For termination of Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, see note set out preceding section 1681 of Title 48, Territories and Insular Possessions.

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