International Coffee Agreement Act of 1979: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Trade of the Committee on Ways and Means, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, First Session, on H. R. 3637 ... September 10, 1979

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Page 32 - Prepared or estimated on the basis of official statistics of foreign governments, other foreign source materials, reports of US Agricultural Attaches and Foreign Service Officers, results of Office Research and Related Information.
Page 65 - ... means green coffee roasted to any degree and includes ground coffee; to find the equivalent of roasted coffee to green coffee, multiply the net weight of roasted coffee by 1.19; (e) "decaffeinated coffee" means green, roasted or soluble coffee from which caffein has been extracted; to find the equivalent of decaffeinated coffee to green coffee, multiply the net weight of the decaffeinated coffee in green, roasted or soluble form by 1.00, 1.19 or 3.00 respectively; (f) ''liquid coffee...
Page 65 - Bag" means 60 kilogrammes or 132.276 pounds of green coffee; "ton" means a metric ton of 1,000 kilogrammes or 2,204.6 pounds; and "pound" means 453.597 grammes. (3) "Coffee year...
Page 65 - ... liquid coffee" means the water-soluble solids derived from roasted coffee and put into liquid form; to find the equivalent of liquid to green coffee, multiply the net weight of the dried coffee solids contained in the liquid coffee by 3.00; (2) "Bag...
Page 18 - Budget advises that, from the standpoint of the administration's program, there is no objection to the presentation of this proposal for the consideration of the Congress.
Page 18 - Act of 1038, as amended, to provide coverage for hired farm labor employed by large farm enterprises, and for other purposes Be it enacted- Ъу the Senate and House of Representatives of the united States...
Page 65 - Distributed two-thirds majority vote" means a two-thirds majority of the votes cast by exporting Members present and voting and a two-thirds majority of the votes cast by importing Members present and voting, counted separately. (11...
Page 65 - exporting country" means a Member or country, respectively, which is a net exporter of coffee; that is, whose exports exceed its imports. (8) "Importing Member
Page 19 - States shall be accompanied by a valid certificate of origin or a valid certificate of re-export, issued by a qualified agency of the United States designated by him, in such form as required under the agreement; (3) to require the keeping of such records, statistics, and other information, and the rendering of such reports, relating to the importation, distribution, prices, and consumption of coffee as he may from time to time prescribe; and (4) to take such other action, and issue and enforce such...
Page 23 - AMENDMENT (1) The Council may, by a distributed two-thirds majority vote, recommend an amendment of this Agreement to the Contracting Parties. The amendment shall become effective 100 days after the Secretary-General of the United Nations has received notifications of acceptance from Contracting Parties representing at least 75...

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