Legal Directory of Children's Rights - Vol. 1

Legal Directory of Children's Rights - Vol. 1

Legal Directory of Children's Rights - Vol. 1

Legal Directory of Children's Rights - Vol. 1

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7 §136w. Authority of Administrator

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(c) Other authority.--The Administrator, after notice and opportunity for hearing, is authorized--

(3) to establish standards (which shall be consistent with those established under the authority of the Poison Prevention Packaging Act) with respect to the package, container, or wrapping in which a pesticide or device is enclosed for use of consumption, in order to protect children and adults from serious injury or illness resulting from accidental ingestion or contact with pesticides or devices regulated by this subchapter . . . (1983)

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7 §1431. Disposition of commodities to prevent waste; eligible recipients

In order to prevent the waste of commodities whether in private stocks or acquired through price-support operations by the Commodity Credit Corporation before they can be disposed of in normal domestic channels without impairment of the price-support program or sold abroad at competitive world prices, the Commodity Credit Corporation is authorized, on such terms and under such regulations as the Secretary of Agriculture may deem in the public interest: (1) upon application, to make such commodities available to any Federal agency for use in making payment for commodities not produced in the United States; (2) to barter or exchange such commodities for strategic or other materials as authorized by law; (3) in the case of food commodities to donate such commodities to the Bureau of Indian Affairs and to such State, Federal, or private agency or agencies as may be designated by the proper State or Federal authority and approved by the Secretary, for use in the United States in nonprofit school-lunch programs, in nonprofit summer camps for children, in the assistance of needy persons, and in charitable institutions, including hospitals, to the extent that needy persons are served . . . (see also Title 15 §713c) (1982) . . .

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