United States Code
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Any district which has an existing contract with the Secretary as of
In the absence of an amendment to a contract, as specified in subsection (a), a qualified recipient or limited recipient may elect to be subject to the provisions of this subchapter by executing an irrevocable election in a form approved by the Secretary to comply with this subchapter. The district shall thereupon deliver irrigation water to and collect from such recipient, for the credit of the United States, the additional charges required by this subchapter and assignable to the recipient making the election.
Amendments to contracts which are not required by the provisions of this subchapter shall not be made without the consent of the non-Federal party.