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PUBLIC LAW 99-000—MMMM. DD, 1985

99 STAT. 1354

PUBLIC LAW 99-198—DEC. 23, 1985

•Public Law 99-198 99th Congress An Act Dec. 23, 1985 [H.R. 2100]

Food Security Act of 1985. Farms and farming. Agriculture and agricultural commodities. 7 USC 1281 note.

To extend and revise agricultural price support and related programs, to provide for agricultural export, resource conservation, farm credit, and agricultural research and related programs, to continue food assistance to low-income persons, to ensure consumers an abundance of food and flber at reasonable prices, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SHORT TITLE

SECTION

1985".

1. This Act may be cited as the "Food Security Act of TABLE OF CONTENTS

SEC. 2. The table of contents is as follows: Sec. 1. Short title. Sec. 2. Table of contents. TITLE I-DAIRY Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec.

Subtitle A—Milk Price Support and Producer-Supported Dairy Program 101. Milk price support, price reduction, and milk production termination programs for calendar years 1986 through 1990. 102. Administrative procedure*. 103. Application of support price for milk. 104. Avoidance of adverse effect of milk production termination program on beef, pork, and lamb producers. 105. Domestic casein industry. 106. Study relating to casein. 107. Circumvention of historical distribution of milk. 108. Application of amendments.

Subtitle B—Dairy Research and Promotion Sec. 121. National Dairy Research Endowment Institute. Subtitle C—Milk Marketing Orders Sec. 131. Minimum adjustments to prices for fluid milk under marketing orders. Sec. 132. Adjustments for seasonal production; hearings on amendments; determination of milk prices. Sec. 133. Marketwide service payments. Sec. 134. Status of producer handlers. Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec. Sec.

141. 142. 143. 144. 145. 146.

Subtitle D—National Commission on Dairy Policy Findings and declaration of policy. Establishment of commission. Study and recommendations. Administration. Financial support. Termination of commission.

Subtitle E—Miscellaneous Sec. 151. Transfer of dairy products to the military and veterans hospitals. Sec. 152. Extension of the dairy indemnity program. Sec. 153. Dairy export incentive program.

  • Note: The printed text of Public Law 99-198 is a reprint of the hand enrollment,

signed by the President on December 23, 1985.