Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration, Agriculture.
The Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration published documents in the Federal Register on January 20, 2011, and on April 4, 2011, concerning required scale tests. Those documents defined “limited seasonal basis” incorrectly. This document corrects the error.
Effective on August 17, 2011.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
S. Brett Offutt, Director, Policy and Litigation Division, P&SP, GIPSA, 1400 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20250, (202) 720-7363, firstname.lastname@example.org.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Need for Correction
The Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration published two documents in the Federal Register on January 20, 2011 (76 FR 3485) and on April 4, 2011 (76 FR 18348), concerning required scale tests. Those documents incorrectly defined limited seasonal basis in § 201.72(a) (9 CFR 201.72(a)). This document corrects § 201.72 by revising the last sentence of paragraph (a).Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 9 CFR Part 201End List of Subjects
Accordingly, 9 CFR part 201 is corrected by making the following correcting amendment:Start Part
PART 201—REGULATIONS UNDER THE PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACTEnd Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation for part 201 continues to read as follows:End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
2. In § 201.72, revise the last sentence of paragraph (a) to read as follows:End Amendment Part
(a) * * * Except that if scales are used on a limited seasonal basis (during any continuous 8-month period) for purposes of purchase, sale, acquisition, payment or settlement, the stockyard owner, swine contractor, market agency, dealer, live poultry dealer, or packer using such scales may use the scales within a 8-month period following each test.
J. Dudley Butler,
Administrator, Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration.
[FR Doc. 2011-20873 Filed 8-16-11; 8:45 am]
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