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PUBLIC LAW 95-000—MMMM. DD, 1977

PUBLIC LAW 95-113—SEPT. 29, 1977 (3) inserting "or State agency delegated authority under this Act" immediately after "official agency" in subsection (c). (i) Section 12 is amended by— (1) inserting ", every State agency delegated authority under this Act," immediately after "official agency" wherever this phrase appears in subsections (a), (b), and (c); and (2) striking out "delegate authority of this Act" in subsection (c) and inserting in lieu thereof "delegated authority under this Act". (j) Section 13(a) is amended by— (1) inserting ", or that any weighing service under this Act has been performed with respect to grain" immediately before the semicolon at the end of paragraph (6); (2) striking out in paragraph (11) "5, 6, 7(f)(2), 7A, 7B(c), 8, 11, or 12" and inserting in lieu thereof "5; 6; 7(f)(2), (3), or (4);7A;7B(c);8;ll;12;orl7A"; (3) striking out "testing" in paragraph (12) and inserting in lieu thereof "weighing"; and (4) in paragraph (13), striking out "the grain" and inserting in lieu thereof "grain", and inserting "the" immediately after "observing the loading of". (k) Section 16 is amended by— (1) striking out, in subsection (a), the second sentence and all that follows "or other person;" in the first sentence down through "by the Administrator." and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "and prescribe such rules, regulations, and instructions, as the Administrator deems necessary to effectuate the purposes or provisions of this Act. Such regulations may require, as a condition for official inspection or official weighing or supervision of weighing, among other things, (1) that there be installed specified sampling, handling, weighing, and monitoring equipment in grain elevators, warehouses, and other grain storage or handling facilities, (2) that approval of the Administrator be obtained as to the condition of vessels and other carriers or receptacles for the transporting or storing of grain, and (3) that persons having a financial interest in the grain which is to be inspected (or their agents) shall be afforded an opportunity to oJDserve the weighing, loading, and official inspection thereof, under conditions prescribed by the Administrtor."; and (2) striking out "additional" in subsection (f). (1) Section 17A is amended by striking out "All persons registered" in paragraph (1) of subsection (b) and inserting in lieu thereof "All persons required to register". (m) Section 17B is amended in clause (2) of subsection (b) by inserting "notwithstanding the provisions of section 812 of the Agricultural Act of 1970, as added by the Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973 (7 U.S.C. 612c-3)," immediately after " (2) " and inserting "notice of" immediately after "Administrator or the Secretary of". (n) Section 21 is amended by striking out "SEC. 21" and inserting in lieu thereof "SEC. 19".

91 STAT. 1029

7 USC 87a.

7 usC 87b.

Rules and regulations, 7 USC 87e. '^

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' '•' '^ 7 USC 87f-l. 7 USC 87f-2.

7 USC 87h.

STUDIES o r GRAIN INSPECTION AND W E I G H I N G; EFFECTIVE DATE

SEC. 1605. (a) Section 8(b) of the United States Grain Standards 7 USC 79 note. Act of 1976 (90 Stat. 2874) is amended by— -