Amend the Packers and and Stockyards Act, 1921: Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, United States Senate, Seventy-third Congress, Second Session on S. 2133, S. 2621, and S. 3064, Bills to Amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934 - 480 pages
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Page 1 - If any provision of this Act or the application thereof to any person or circumstances is held invalid, the validity of the remainder of the Act and of the application of such provision to other persons and circumstances shall not be affected thereby.
Page 111 - When used in this title the term "stockyard " means any place, establishment, or facility commonly known as stockyards, conducted or operated for compensation or profit as a public market, consisting of pens, or other inclosures, and their appurtenances, in which live cattle, sheep, swine, horses, mules, or goats are received, held, or kept for sale or shipment in commerce.
Page 187 - SEC. 203. (a) Whenever the Secretary has reason to believe that any packer has violated or is violating any provision of this title, he shall cause a complaint in writing to be served upon the packer, stating his charges in that respect, and requiring the packer to attend and testify at a hearing at a time and place designated therein, at least thirty days after the service of such complaint; and at...