22 U.S. Code § 5425 - Use of Polish currency generated by agricultural assistance

(a) Additional assistance for Poland
A portion of the agricultural commodities described in subsection (c) of this section may be made available and sold or bartered in Poland to generate local currencies to be used—
(1) to complement the assistance for Poland authorized by sections 5413 (b), 5421, and 5423 of this title, and
(2) to support the activities of the joint commission established pursuant to section 2226 of the American Aid to Poland Act of 1988 (7 U.S.C. 1431 note),
notwithstanding section 1431 (b)(7) of title 7 or any other provision of law.
(b) Emphasis on agricultural development
The uses of local currencies generated under this section should emphasize the development of agricultural infrastructure, agriculture-related training, and other aspects of agricultural development in Poland.
(c) Commodities subject to requirements
Subsection (a) of this section applies with respect to agricultural commodities made available for Poland for fiscal years 1990, 1991, and 1992 under section 1431 (b) of title 7, the Food for Peace Act (7 U.S.C. 1691 and following), and section 1736o of title 7.
(d) Other uses not precluded
The uses of agricultural commodities and local currencies specified in subsection (a) of this section are in addition to other uses authorized by law.

Source

(Pub. L. 101–179, title II, § 205,Nov. 28, 1989, 103 Stat. 1310; Pub. L. 110–246, title III, § 3001(b)(1)(A), (2)(U),June 18, 2008, 122 Stat. 1820, 1821.)
References in Text

Section 2226 of the American Aid to Poland Act of 1988, referred to in subsec. (a)(2), is section 2226 ofPub. L. 100–418, which is set out as a note under section 1431 of Title 7, Agriculture.
The Food for Peace Act, referred to in subsec. (c), is act July 10, 1954, ch. 469, 68 Stat. 454, which is classified generally to chapter 41 (§ 1691 et seq.) 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.
Amendments

2008—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 110–246substituted “Food for Peace Act” for “Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954”.
Effective Date of 2008 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 110–246effective May 22, 2008, see section 4(b) ofPub. L. 110–246, set out as an Effective Date note under section 8701 of Title 7, Agriculture.

 

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