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Chapter : Farm Credit Administration
Farm Credit Administration
- INTRODUCTION 445
- AGENCY ORGANIZATION 447
- CONGRESSIONAL ACTION 449
- INFORMATION SOURCES 451
- JUDICIAL ACTION AND COURT CASE SELECTIONS 452
- REFERENCES AND FURTHER READINGS 452
The Farm Credit Administration (FCA) was established in 1933 by executive order under President Franklin D. Roosevelt. FCA was independent until 1939, when it was moved under the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The Farm Credit Act of 1953 once again gave the FCA independent status.
The Farm Credit Act of 1971 superseded all prior legislation ...