Federal Seed Act Amendment: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Equipment, Supplies, and Manpower of ..., 84-2 on S. 1688, H.R. 6201, H.R. 6203, and H.R. 6219, June 12, 1956
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1956 - 27 pagini
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Pagina 5 - Nothing in this Act shall be construed as requiring the Secretary to report for prosecution, or for the institution of libel or injunction proceedings, minor violations of this Act whenever he believes that the public interest will be adequately served by a suitable written notice or warning.
Pagina 4 - CHANGES IN EXISTING LAW In compliance with subsection (4) of rule XXIX of the Standing Rules of the Senate, changes in existing law made by the bill (S. 307), as reported, are shown as follows (existing law proposed to be omitted is enclosed in black brackets, new matter is printed in italic, existing law in which no change is proposed is shown in roman): ACT OP AUGUST 13, 1946 (60 STAT.
Pagina 4 - The Bureau of the Budget advises that there is no objection to the submission of this report. Sincerely yours, TRUE D. MORSE, Acting Secretary. CHANGES IN EXISTING LAW...
Pagina 4 - CHANGES IN EXISTING LAW MADE RY THE BILL, AS REPORTED In compliance with clause 3 of rule XIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives, changes in existing law made by the bill, as reported, are shown as follows (existing law proposed to be omitted is enclosed in black brackets, new matter is printed in italic...
Pagina 5 - States a sum equal to three times the current market value of such excess, which forfeiture shall be recoverable in a civil suit brought in the name of the United States.
Pagina 5 - States any such adulterated or misbranded foods or drugs, or export or offer to export the same to any foreign country, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and for such offense be fined not exceeding...
Pagina 2 - Minnesota, and for other purposes, having considered the same, report thereon with a recommendation that it do pass without amendment. This bill would...
Pagina 3 - In view of the time situation, we have not obtained advice from the Bureau of the Budget as to the relationship of this proposed legislation to the program of the President.
Pagina 3 - SEC. 204. The use of a disclaimer or nonwarranty clause in any invoice, advertising, labeling, or written, printed, or graphic matter, pertaining to any seed shall not constitute a defense, or be used as a defense in any way, in any prosecution, or in any proceeding for confiscation of seeds, brought under the provisions of this Act, or the rules and regulations made and promulgated thereunder.
Pagina 21 - ... without having the proper stamps affixed thereto with intent to evade the foregoing provisions shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall pay a fine of not exceeding $1,000, or be imprisoned not more than six months, or both, at the discretion of the court.