§ 1765a Agricultural Trade Offices
§ 1765b Functions
§ 1765c Performance of functions in foreign localities
§ 1765d Acquisition of property
§ 1765e Location of offices
§ 1765f Availability of agency services, personnel, and facilities
§ 1765g Availability of reports and dispatches

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 7 > Chapter 43 > Subchapter II

  • agricultural commodity: as used in this chapter includes any agricultural commodity or product thereof. See
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • association: when used in reference to a corporation, shall be deemed to embrace the words "successors and assigns of such company or association" in like manner as if these last-named words, or words of similar import, were expressed. See
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • handler: means any person who handles honey. See
  • honey: means the nectar and saccharine exudations of plants which are gathered, modified, and stored in the comb by honey bees. See
  • Honey Board: means the board provided for under section 4606(c) of this title. See
  • honey products: means products produced, in whole or part, from honey. See
  • importer: means any person who imports honey or honey products into the United States or acts as an agent, broker, or consignee for any person or nation that produces honey outside of the United States for sale in the United States and who is listed in the import records as the importer of record for such honey or honey products. See
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • marketing: means the sale or other disposition in commerce of honey or honey products. See
  • officer: includes any person authorized by law to perform the duties of the office. See
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: means any individual, group of individuals, partnership, corporation, association, cooperative, or any other entity. See
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • producer: means any person who produces honey in the United States for sale in commerce. See
  • producer-packer: means any person who is both a producer and handler of honey. See
  • promotion: means any action, including paid advertising, pursuant to this chapter, to present a favorable image for honey or honey products to the public with the express intent of improving the competitive position and stimulating sales of honey or honey products. See
  • research: means any type of research designed to advance the image, desirability, usage, marketability, production, or quality of honey or honey products. See
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture. See
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.