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(a) The regulations of this part set forth the terms and conditions under which the Secretary of Agriculture through the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) will administer the United States Warehouse Act (USWA or the Act) and sets forth the standards and the terms and conditions a participant must meet for eligibility to act under the USWA. The extent the provisions of this part are more restrictive, or more lenient, with respect to the same activities governed by State law, the provisions of this part shall prevail.
(b) Additional terms and conditions may be set forth in applicable licensing agreements, provider agreements and other documents.
(c) Compliance with State laws relating to the warehousing, grading, weighing, storing, merchandising or other similar activities is not required with respect to activities engaged in by a warehouse operator in a warehouse subject to a license issued in accordance with this part.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Code of Federal Regulations Title 7. Agriculture § 7.869.1 Applicability - last updated October 03, 2022 | https://codes.findlaw.com/cfr/title-7-agriculture/cfr-sect-7-869-1.html
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