7 U.S. Code Chapter 87 - EXPORT PROMOTION

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SUBCHAPTER I—GENERAL PROVISIONS Sec. 5601. Purpose. 5602. Definitions. 5603. Agricultural export promotion strategy. 5603a. Global market strategy. 5604. Preservation of traditional markets. 5605. Independence of authorities. 5606. Implementation of commitments under Uruguay Round Agreements. 5607. Exporter assistance initiative. SUBCHAPTER II—AGRICULTURAL EXPORT PROGRAMS
Part A—Programs

5621. Direct credit sales program. 5622. Export credit guarantee program. 5623. Market access program. 5624. Barter of agricultural commodities. 5625. Combination of programs.
Part B—Implementation

5641. Funding levels. SUBCHAPTER III—BARRIERS TO EXPORTS 5651. Repealed. 5652. Relief from unfair trade practices. 5653. Equitable treatment of high-value and value-added United States agricultural commodities. SUBCHAPTER IV—GENERAL PROVISIONS
Part A—Program Controls

5661. Program controls for export programs. 5662. Compliance provisions. 5663. Departmental administration system. 5664. Repealed.
Part B—Miscellaneous Provisions

5671. Agricultural embargo protection. 5672. Development of plans to alleviate adverse impact of embargoes. 5673. Contracting authority to expand agricultural export markets. 5674. Trade consultations concerning imports. 5675. Technical assistance in trade negotiations. 5676. Limitation on use of certain export promotion programs. 5677. Trade compensation and assistance programs. 5678. Edward R. Madigan United States Agricultural Export Excellence Award. 5679. Biotechnology and agricultural trade program. 5680. Technical assistance for specialty crops. SUBCHAPTER V—FOREIGN AGRICULTURAL SERVICE 5691. Repealed. 5692. Administrator of Foreign Agricultural Service. 5693. Duties of Foreign Agricultural Service. 5694. Staff of Foreign Agricultural Service. 5695. Authorization of appropriations. SUBCHAPTER VI—REPORTS 5711. Repealed. 5712. Export reporting and contract sanctity. 5713. Other reports to Congress. SUBCHAPTER VII—FOREIGN MARKET DEVELOPMENT COOPERATOR PROGRAM 5721. “Eligible trade organization” defined. 5722. Foreign market development cooperator program. 5723. Funding.

The Agricultural Trade Act of 1978, comprising this chapter, was originally enacted as Pub. L. 95–501, Oct. 21, 1978, 92 Stat. 1685, which enacted sections 1707b to 1707d, 1765a to 1765h, 1769, and 2211a of this title, amended sections 1707a, 1761, 1762, 1764, 1765, and 1766b of this title and section 5314 of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees, redesignated sections 1762 (d), (f), and 1763 assections 1766a to 1766c of this title, and enacted provisions set out as notes under sections 612c–3, 1761, and 2211a of this title and section 2431 of Title 19, Customs Duties. The Act is shown herein, however, as having been added by Pub. L. 101–624, title XV, § 1531,Nov. 28, 1990, 104 Stat. 3668, because of the extensive amendments, renumbering, reorganization of subject matter, and expansion of the basic Act’s provisions by Pub. L. 101–624.

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7 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 5622nt2014113-79 [Sec.] 3203128 Stat. 779
§ 56222014113-79 [Sec.] 3101(a)128 Stat. 778
§ 56412014113-79 [Sec.] 3101(b), 3102128 Stat. 779
§ 56802014113-79 [Sec.] 3205(a), (b)128 Stat. 780
§ 57232014113-79 [Sec.] 3103128 Stat. 779


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