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2016 US Code 1851 - 1926 75:
7 AGRICULTURE
 
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7 AGRICULTURE
7 - 1 COMMODITY EXCHANGES (§§ 1 to 27f)
1 - 1 - 1 Short title

 
1 - 1 - 2  Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 3  Requirements of Secretary of the Treasury regarding exemption of foreign exchange swaps and foreign exchange forwards from definition of the term “swap”

 
1 - 1 - 4  Jurisdiction of Commission; liability of principal for act of agent; Commodity Futures Trading Commission; transaction in interstate commerce

 
1 - 1 - 5 Findings and purpose

 
1 - 1 - 6 Regulation of futures trading and foreign transactions

 
1 - 1 - 7 Excessive speculation

 
1 - 1 - 8 Contracts designed to defraud or mislead

 
1 - 1 - 9 Enforcement authority

 
1 - 1 - 10  Prohibited transactions

 
1 - 1 - 11 Dealing by unregistered futures commission merchants or introducing brokers prohibited; duties in handling customer receipts; conflict-of-interest systems and procedures; Chief Compliance Officer; rules to avoid duplicative regulations; swap requirements; portfolio margining accounts

 
1 - 1 - 12 Dealings by unregistered floor trader or broker prohibited

 
1 - 1 - 13  Registration and financial requirements; risk assessment

 
1 - 1 - 14 Reporting and recordkeeping

 
1 - 1 - 15 False self-representation as registered entity member prohibited

 
1 - 1 - 16 Reports of deals equal to or in excess of trading limits; books and records; cash and controlled transactions

 
1 - 1 - 17 Restrictions on dual trading in security futures products on designated contract markets and registered derivatives transaction execution facilities

 
1 - 1 - 18 Registration of associates of futures commission merchants, commodity pool operators, and commodity trading advisors; required disclosure of disqualifications; exemptions for associated persons

 
1 - 1 - 19 Commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; Congressional finding

 
1 - 1 - 20 Use of mails or other means or instrumentalities of interstate commerce by commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; relation to other law

 
1 - 1 - 21 Registration of commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; application; expiration and renewal; record keeping and reports; disclosure; statements of account

 
1 - 1 - 22 Fraud and misrepresentation by commodity trading advisors, commodity pool operators, and associated persons

 
1 - 1 - 23 Standards and examinations

 
1 - 1 - 24 Special procedures to encourage and facilitate bona fide hedging by agricultural producers

 
1 - 1 - 25 Reporting and recordkeeping for uncleared swaps

 
1 - 1 - 26 Registration and regulation of swap dealers and major swap participants

 
1 - 1 - 27 Large swap trader reporting

 
1 - 1 - 28 Designation of boards of trade as contract markets

 
1 - 1 - 29 Derivatives clearing organizations

 
1 - 1 - 30  Common provisions applicable to registered entities

 
1 - 1 - 31 Suspension or revocation of designation as registered entity

 
1 - 1 - 32 Designation of securities exchanges and associations as contract markets

 
1 - 1 - 33 Privacy

 
1 - 1 - 34 Swap execution facilities

 
1 - 1 - 35 Application for designation as contract market or derivatives transaction execution facility; time; suspension or revocation of designation; hearing; review by court of appeals

 
1 - 1 - 36  Prohibition regarding manipulation and false information

 
1 - 1 - 37 Assessment of money penalties

 
1 - 1 - 38 Rules prohibiting deceptive and other abusive telemarketing acts or practices

 
1 - 1 - 39 Notice of investigations and enforcement actions

 
1 - 1 - 40 Cooperative associations and corporations, exclusion from board of trade; rules of board inapplicable to payment of compensation by association

 
1 - 1 - 41 Vacation on request of designation or registration as “registered entity”; redesignation or reregistration

 
1 - 1 - 42 Public disclosure

 
1 - 1 - 43 Registration of commodity dealers and associated persons; regulation of registered entities

 
1 - 1 - 44 Trading ban violations; prohibition

 
1 - 1 - 45 Disciplinary actions

 
1 - 1 - 46 Commission action for noncompliance with export sales reporting requirements

 
1 - 1 - 47 Violations generally; punishment; costs of prosecution

 
1 - 1 - 48 Violations, prohibition against dealings in motion picture box office receipts or onion futures; punishment

 
1 - 1 - 49 Nonenforcement of rules of government or other violations; cease and desist orders; fines and penalties; imprisonment; misdemeanor; separate offenses

 
1 - 1 - 50 Enjoining or restraining violations

 
1 - 1 - 51  Jurisdiction of States

 
1 - 1 - 52 Manipulations or other violations; cease and desist orders against persons other than registered entities; punishment

 
1 - 1 - 53  Responsibility as principal; minor violations

 
1 - 1 - 54 Cotton futures contracts

 
1 - 1 - 55 Commission operations

 
1 - 1 - 56 Service fees and National Futures Association study

 
1 - 1 - 57  Separability

 
1 - 1 - 58 Separability of 1936 amendment

 
1 - 1 - 59 Separability of 1968 amendment

 
1 - 1 - 60 Complaints against registered persons

 
1 - 1 - 61 Consideration of costs and benefits and antitrust laws

 
1 - 1 - 62 Market reports

 
1 - 1 - 63  Registered futures associations

 
1 - 1 - 64 Research and information programs; reports to Congress

 
1 - 1 - 65 Standardized contracts for certain commodities

 
1 - 1 - 66 Customer property with respect to commodity broker debtors; definitions

 
1 - 1 - 67 Swap data repositories

 
1 - 1 - 68 Private rights of action

 
1 - 1 - 69  Commodity whistleblower incentives and protection

 
1 - 1 - 70  Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 71 Exclusion of identified banking product

 
1 - 1 - 72  Exclusion of certain other identified banking products

 
1 - 1 - 73 Administration of the predominance test

 
1 - 1 - 74 Contract enforcement

 
Repealed. July 21, 2010, Dec. 21, 2000, Nov. 10, 1986, Sept. 30, 1978,
 
7 - 2 COTTON STANDARDS (§§ 51 to 65)
1 - 1 - 1 Short title

 
1 - 1 - 2 Extension of classification facilities to cotton growers

 
1 - 1 - 3  Contracts with cooperatives furnishing classers; amount and type of payment

 
1 - 1 - 4 Licensing samplers; revocation and suspension of license

 
1 - 1 - 5 Use of nonofficial standards prohibited; sales by sample excepted

 
1 - 1 - 6  Licensing classifiers; revocation and suspension of license

 
1 - 1 - 7  Classification by Department of Agriculture; certification thereof; effect of certificate; regulations for classification

 
1 - 1 - 8  Fees and charges for cotton classing and related services; criteria; disposition of moneys and samples

 
1 - 1 - 9 Establishment of cotton standards; furnishing copies of established standards sold

 
1 - 1 - 10 Disposition of proceeds of sale of cotton and of copies of standards

 
1 - 1 - 11 Agreements with cotton associations, etc., in foreign countries to establish cotton standards

 
1 - 1 - 12 General inspection and sampling of cotton

 
1 - 1 - 13 Offenses in relation to cotton standards

 
1 - 1 - 14 Penalties for violations

 
1 - 1 - 15 General regulations, investigations, tests, etc., by Secretary

 
1 - 1 - 16 Annual review meetings with cotton industry representatives; purposes, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 17 Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 18 Liability of principal for act of agent

 
1 - 1 - 19 Appropriation for expenses; appointment by Secretary of officers and agents; compensation

 
1 - 1 - 20 Separability

 
 
7 - 3 GRAIN STANDARDS (§§ 71 to 87k)
1 - 1 - 1 Short title

 
1 - 1 - 2 Congressional findings and declaration of policy

 
1 - 1 - 3 Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 4 Standards and procedures; establishment, amendment, and revocation

 
1 - 1 - 5 Official inspection and weighing requirements; waiver; supervision by representatives of Secretary

 
1 - 1 - 6 Use of official grade designations required; false or misleading grade designations for grain shipped out of the United States

 
1 - 1 - 7 Official inspection

 
1 - 1 - 8 Weighing authority

 
1 - 1 - 9 Testing of equipment

 
1 - 1 - 10  Limitation on administrative and supervisory costs

 
1 - 1 - 11 Licensing of inspectors

 
1 - 1 - 12 Suspension, revocation, and refusal to renew licenses; hearing; grounds; temporary suspension

 
1 - 1 - 13 Refusal of inspection and weighing services; civil penalties

 
1 - 1 - 14 Conflicts of interest

 
1 - 1 - 15  Records

 
1 - 1 - 16 Prohibited acts

 
1 - 1 - 17 Criminal penalties

 
1 - 1 - 18 Responsibility for acts of others

 
1 - 1 - 19 General authorities

 
1 - 1 - 20 Enforcement provisions

 
1 - 1 - 21  Registration requirements

 
1 - 1 - 22 Reporting requirements

 
1 - 1 - 23 Relation to State and local laws; separability

 
1 - 1 - 24 Appropriations

 
1 - 1 - 25 Advisory committee

 
1 - 1 - 26 Standardizing commercial inspections

 
Repealed & Omitted. Oct. 13, 1994, Nov. 9, 2000,
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 - 23 COTTON STATISTICS AND ESTIMATES (§§ 471 to 476)
1 - 1 - 1 Statistics and estimates of grades and staple length of cotton; collection and publication

 
1 - 1 - 2  Information furnished of confidential character; penalty for divulging information

 
1 - 1 - 3 Persons required to furnish information; request; failure to furnish; false information

 
1 - 1 - 4 Cotton classification services

 
1 - 1 - 5 Market supply, demand, condition and prices; collection and publication of information

 
1 - 1 - 6 Rules and regulations

 
1 - 1 - 7 Offenses in relation to sampling of cotton for classification

 
1 - 1 - 8 Penalties for offenses relating to sampling of cotton

 
1 - 1 - 9 Liability of principal for act of agent

 
1 - 1 - 10  Quality tests and analyses by Secretary for breeders and others; fees

 
1 - 1 - 11 Powers of Secretary of Agriculture; appropriation

 
1 - 1 - 12 Acreage reports

 
 Repealed. Apr. 4, 1996,