7 U.S. Code § 3124 - Existing research programs

It is the intent of Congress in enacting this chapter to augment, coordinate, and supplement the planning, initiation, and conduct of agricultural research programs existing prior to September 29, 1977, except that it is not the intent of Congress in enacting this title to limit the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services under any Act which the Secretary of Health and Human Services administers.


(Pub. L. 95–113, title XIV, § 1409,Sept. 29, 1977, 91 Stat. 989; Pub. L. 97–98, title XIV, § 1409,Dec. 22, 1981, 95 Stat. 1301.)
References in Text

For definition of “this chapter”, referred to in text, see note set out under section 3102 of this title.

1981—Pub. L. 97–98substituted “Secretary of Health and Human Services” for “Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare” in two places.
Effective Date of 1981 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 97–98effective Dec. 22, 1981, see section 1801 ofPub. L. 97–98, set out as an Effective Date note under section 4301 of this title.

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