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[74 Stat. 258]
[74 Stat. 258]
PUBLIC LAW 86-000—MMMM. DD, 1960

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PUBLIC LAW 86-653-JUNE 30, 1960

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or irrigation works for entrymen included in section 2. For purposes of this section 3, sums paid in advance to an organization of entrymen for such expenses shall be considered so expended within the year of payment by the entryman. Approved June 29, 1960.

Public Law 86-553 June 30, 1960 [s. 3117]

AN ACT rpQ treat all basic agricultural commodities alike with respect to the cost of remeasuring acreage.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the j u ^ i n t " A?t ^ f United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 374(b) 1938, amendment! of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended (7 U.S.C. 1374(b)), is amended by striking out the last sentence thereof. St" 9o1; ^^ * ® SEC. 2. Section 374(c) of the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938, as amended, is amended by adding at the end thereof the following: "The Secretary shall by appropriate regulations provide for the remeasurement upon request by the farm operator of the acreage planted to such commodity on the farm and for the measurement of the acreage planted to such commodity on the farm remaining after any adjustment of excess acreage hereunder and shall prescribe the conditions under which the farm operator shall be required to pay the county committee for the expense of the measurement of adjusted acreage or the expense of remeasurement after the initial measurement or the measurement of adjusted acreage. The regulations shall also provide for the refund of any deposit or payment made for the expense of the remeasurement of the initially determined acreage or the adjusted acreage when because of an error in the determination of such acreage the remeasurement brings the acreage within the allotment or permitted acreage or results in a change in acreage in excess of a reasonable variation normal to measurements of acreage of the commodity. Unless the requirements for measurement of adjusted acreage are met by the farm operator, the acreage prior to such adjustment as determined by the county committee shall be considered the acreage of the commodity on the farm in determining whether the applicable farm allotment has been exceeded." Approved June 30, 1960,

Public Law 86-554 June 30, 1960 [s. 3106]

AN ACT rj,^, change the title of the Assistant Director of the Coast and Geodetic Survey.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Coast and Geo- United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 8 of etj «i '***^4'Sy*^bifeo the Act of January 19, 1942 (56 Stat. 8), as amended, is further tor. 33 USC 852b. amended by striking the words "Assistant Director" wherever they appear and substituting in lieu thereof the words "Deputy Director". SEC. 2. All laws and orders relating or referring to the Assistant Director of the Coast and Geodetic Survey shall be deemed to relate or refer to the Deputy Director of the Coast and Geodetic Survey. Approved June 30, 1960.