PUBLIC LAW 86-591-JULY 5, 1960
[74 S T A T.
Public Law 86-591 July 5. 1960 [H. R. 9541]
AN ACT To amend section 109(g) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the and**Admfnfst?^ United States of ATneHca in Congress assembled. That section 109(g) oV'^i94T'am^end- ^^ ^^^ Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 ment. ' ^'"*" (63 Stat. 377, as amended) is amended to read as follows: 5'*us*c*63og^.' " (g) Whenever any producer or vendor shall tender any article or commodity for sale or lease to the General Services Administration or to any procurement authority acting under the direction and control of the Administrator pursuant to this Act, the Administrator is authorized in his discretion, with the consent of such producer or vendor, to cause to be conducted, in such manner as the Administrator shall specify, such tests as he shall prescribe either to determine whether such article or commodity conforms to prescribed specifications and standards, or to aid in the development of contemplated specifications and standards. When the Administrator determines that the making of such tests will serve predominantly the interest of such producer or vendor, he shall charge such producer or vendor a fee which shall be fixed by the Administrator in such amount as will recover the cost of conducting such tests, including all components of such cost, determined in accordance with accepted accounting principles. When the Administrator determines that the making of such tests will not serve predominantly the interest of such producer or ^-endor, he shall charge such producer or vendor such fee as he shall determine to be reasonable for the furnishing of such testing service. All such fees collected by the Administrator may be deposited in the general supply fund to be used for any purpose authorized by subsection 109(a) of this Act." Approved July 5, 1960. Public Law 86-592 July 6. ^1960 ^^^——^^^——
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7 USC 1111-1122.
AN ACT To amend the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United Sttttcs of Amevica in Congress assembled, That section 412 ^^ ^^^^ Sugar Act of 1948 (relating to termination of the powers of the Secretary under the Act) is amended (1) by striking out "December 31, 1960" and inserting in lieu thereof "March 31, 1961", (2) by inserting ", until March 31, 1961," after "power", and (3) by striking out "the crop year 1960 and previous crop years" and inserting in lieu thereof "any crop year beginning prior to March 31, 1961. SEC. 2. Sections 4501(c) and 6412(d) (relating to the termination ^^^ rcfuud of taxes on sugar) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 are amended by striking out "June 30, 1961" in each place it appears therein and inserting in lieu thereof "September 30, 1961". SEC. 3. Section 408 of the Sugar Act of 1948, as amended (relating to suspension of quotas), is amended to designate such section as subsection " (a) "; and to add a new subsection " (b) " as follows: " (b) Notwithstanding the provisions of title II of this Act, for the period ending March 31, 1961: "(1) The President shall determine notwithstanding any other provisions of title II, the quota for Cuba for the balance of calendar year 1960 and for the three-month period ending March 31, 1961, in such amount or amounts as he shall find from time to time to be in the national interest: Provided, however, That in no event shall such quota at any time exceed such amount as would be provided for Cuba under the terms of title II in the absence of the amendments made