7 U.S. Code § 1736 - Use of Commodity Credit Corporation
The Commodity Credit Corporation may acquire and make available such agricultural commodities as necessary to carry out agreements under this chapter.
The funds, facilities, and authorities of the Commodity Credit Corporation may be used to carry out this chapter.
Funds shall be available under this chapter only to the extent provided in advance in appropriation Acts.
1996—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 104–127, § 215(1), substituted “may” for “shall” after “Corporation”.
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 104–127, § 215(2)(A), in introductory provisions, substituted “subchapters III and III–A” for “this chapter”.
Subsec. (b)(4). Pub. L. 104–127, § 215(2)(B), added par. (4) and struck out former par. (4) which read as follows: “the ocean freight charges from United States ports to designated ports of entry abroad;”.
1991—Subsec. (b)(5)(D). Pub. L. 102–237 substituted “time” for “items”.
1990—Pub. L. 101–624 amended section generally, substituting present provisions for provisions authorizing appropriations and authorizing the President to administer a program of farmer-to-farmer assistance, enter into agreements or make grants to train farmers in recipient countries, seek exchange of farm youth and farm leaders with developing countries, conduct research in tropical and subtropical agriculture, coordinate program with other foreign assistance programs, establish conditions for eligibility in farmer-to-farmer program, and pay costs of program through use of foreign currencies accruing from sale of commodities.
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 101–508 added subsec. (d).
1975—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 94–161, § 214(1), substituted “the President” for “the Secretary of Agriculture”.
Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 94–161, § 214(2), struck out “through existing agencies of the Department of Agriculture” after “establish and administer”.
Subsec. (a)(5). Pub. L. 94–161, § 214(3), substituted “with other foreign assistance activities of the United States” for “with the activities of the Peace Corps, the Agency for International Development, and other agencies of the United States and to assign, upon agreement with such agencies, such persons to work with and under the administration of such agencies: Provided, That nothing in this section shall be construed to infringe upon the powers or functions of the Secretary of State”.
1962—Pub. L. 87–703 made section 1701(b) and (c) applicable to this subchapter.
Pub. L. 99–198, title XI, § 1107, Dec. 23, 1985, 99 Stat. 1467, as amended by Pub. L. 100–277, § 6, Apr. 4, 1988, 102 Stat. 69, directed that not less than one-tenth of 1 percent of the funds available for each of the fiscal years ending Sept. 30, 1986, through Sept. 30, 1990, to carry out this chapter be used to carry out section 1736(a)(1), (2) of this title, and directed the Administrator of the Agency for International Development, in conjunction with the Secretary of Agriculture, to submit to Congress a report, not later than 120 days after Dec. 23, 1985, indicating the manner in which the Agency intended to implement such provisions.