7 U.S. Code § 6501 - Purposes

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It is the purpose of this chapter—
(1) to establish national standards governing the marketing of certain agricultural products as organically produced products;
(2) to assure consumers that organically produced products meet a consistent standard; and
(3) to facilitate interstate commerce in fresh and processed food that is organically produced.


(Pub. L. 101–624, title XXI, § 2102,Nov. 28, 1990, 104 Stat. 3935.)
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Pub. L. 101–624, title XXI, § 2101,Nov. 28, 1990, 104 Stat. 3935, provided that: “This title [enacting this chapter] may be cited as the ‘Organic Foods Production Act of 1990’.”

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