7 U.S. Code § 6501 - Purposes

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§ 6501.
It is the purpose of this chapter—
to establish national standards governing the marketing of certain agricultural products as organically produced products;
to assure consumers that organically produced products meet a consistent standard; and
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.)
Short Title

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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