United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: May 28, 2023
The term “contributed importantly” means a cause which is important but not necessarily more important than any other cause.
The determination of whether imports of articles like or directly competitive with an agricultural commodity with respect to which a petition under this part was filed contributed importantly to a decline in the price of the agricultural commodity shall be made by the Secretary.
The term “duly authorized representative” means an association of agricultural commodity producers.
The term “national average price” means the national average price paid to an agricultural commodity producer for an agricultural commodity in a marketing year as determined by the Secretary.
The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of Agriculture.