§ 2201 Emergency conservation program
§ 2202 Payments to agricultural producers for carrying out water conservation or water enhancing measures; criteria
§ 2202a Cost-share requirement
§ 2202b Payment limitation
§ 2203 Emergency watershed program
§ 2204 Funding and administration
§ 2205 Regulations for implementation of provisions
§ 2206 Emergency forest restoration program

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 16 > Chapter 42 - Emergency Conservation Program

  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • controlled substance: has the meaning given that term in section 802(6) of title 21. See 19 USC 1401
  • electronic transmission: means the transfer of data or information through an authorized electronic data interchange system consisting of, but not limited to, computer modems and computer networks. See 19 USC 1401
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  • person: includes partnerships, associations, and corporations. See 19 USC 1401
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Treasury or his delegate. See 19 USC 1401
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