Section, Pub. L. 96–221
, title V, § 511,Mar. 31, 1980, 94 Stat. 164
; Pub. L. 96–399
, title III, § 324(b), (d),Oct. 8, 1980, 94 Stat. 1648
, which authorized interest on business or agricultural loans of $1,000 or more at a rate of not more than 5 per centum in excess of the discount rate, was omitted pursuant to section 512 ofPub. L. 96–221
which made these provisions applicable only with respect to such loans made in any State during the period beginning on April 1, 1980, and ending on the earlier of (1) April 1, 1983, or (2) the date, on or after April 1, 1980, on which such State adopts a law or certifies that the voters of such State have voted in favor of any provision, constitutional or otherwise, which states explicitly that such State does not want these provisions to apply with respect to loans made in such State.
A prior section
,Pub. L. 96–161
, title II, § 205,Dec. 28, 1979, 93 Stat. 1237
, similar to this section as enacted by Pub. L. 96–221
, was repealed by section 529 ofPub. L. 96–221
, effective at the close of Mar. 31, 1980, except that its provisions would continue to apply to any loan made, any deposit made, or any obligation issued in any State during any period when that section was in effect in such State. For the effective date provisions relating to the prior section
, see section 207 ofPub. L. 96–161
Another prior section
,Pub. L. 96–104
, title I, § 105,Nov. 5, 1979, 93 Stat. 791
, identical to this section as enacted by Pub. L. 96–161
, was repealed by section 212 ofPub. L. 96–161
, effective at the close of Dec. 27, 1979, except that its provisions would continue to apply to loans made in any State on or after Nov. 5, 1979, but prior to such repeal.
Section 301 ofPub. L. 96–104
, which limited the applicability of Pub. L. 96–104
to those States having a constitutional provision that all contracts for a greater rate of interest than 10 per centum per annum are void as to both principal and interest, was repealed by section 212 ofPub. L. 96–161
, effective at the close of Dec. 27, 1979.