7 U.S. Code § 201 - “Stockyard owner”; “stockyard services”; “market agency”; “dealer”; defined
“Stockyard owner”; “stockyard services”; “market agency”; “dealer”; definedWhen used in this chapter—
The term “stockyard owner” means any person engaged in the business of conducting or operating a stockyard;
The term “stockyard services” means services or facilities furnished at a stockyard in connection with the receiving, buying, or selling on a commission basis or otherwise, marketing, feeding, watering, holding, delivery, shipment, weighing, or handling in commerce, of livestock;
The term “market agency” means any person engaged in the business of (1) buying or selling in commerce livestock on a commission basis or (2) furnishing stockyard services; and
The term “dealer” means any person, not a market agency, engaged in the business of buying or selling in commerce livestock, either on his own account or as the employee or agent of the vendor or purchaser.
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