7 U.S. Code § 6012 - Suspension or termination of plan
Suspension or termination of plan
(a) Mandatory suspension or termination
(b) Suspension or terminationIf, as a result of any referendum conducted under this chapter, the Secretary determines that suspension or termination of a plan is favored by a majority of the growers, grower-shellers, and importers voting in the referendum, the Secretary shall—
within 6 months after making such determination, suspend or terminate, as the case may be, collection of assessments under the plan; and
suspend or terminate, as the case may be, activities under the plan in an orderly manner as soon as practicable.