Federal Register: February 11, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 28)
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section.
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Foreign Agricultural Service
Types and Quantities of Agricultural Commodities Available for Donation Overseas
Under Section 416(b) of the Agricultural Act of 1949, as Amended, in Fiscal Year 1999
|AGENCY:||Foreign Agricultural Service, USDA.|
|SUMMARY:||On December 18, 1998, the President of the Commodity Credit
Corporation, who is the Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural
Services, determined that an additional 2.5 million metric tons grain equivalent of wheat
and wheat products that may be acquired by the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) under
its surplus removal operations is available for donation overseas under section 416(b) of
the Agricultural Act of 1949, as amended, during fiscal year 1999. This determination
increases the amount of wheat and wheat products available for donation overseas under
section 416(b) during fiscal year 1999 to 5.0 million metric tons grain equivalent.