31. Environmental Protection Agency minor use program

SEC. 31. [7 U.S.C. 136w–6] ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY MINOR USE PROGRAM.

(a) The Administrator shall assure coordination of minor use issues through the establishment of a minor use program within the Office of Pesticide Programs. Such office shall be responsible for coordinating the development of minor use programs and policies and consulting with growers regarding minor use issues and registrations and amendments which are submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency.
(b) The Office of Pesticide Programs shall prepare a public report concerning the progress made on the registration of minor uses, including implementation of the exclusive use as an incentive for registering new minor uses, within 3 years of the passage of the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996. [Aug. 3, 1996]