Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Fluid Milk Promotion Act of 1990 (FMPA)
Program Area: 
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
7 CFR 1.130 - 1.151; 7FR pt. 1200, subpt. B
Filed By: 
Private Party/Individual
Federal Agency
Brief Description of Case Type: 
Proceedings providing formal public hearing on marketing orders proposed by any organization certified under FMPA, an interested person affected by FMPA, or the Secretary. The FMPA provides for a national fluid milk processor promotion program to develop and finance generic advertising programs to maintain and expand markets and uses for fluid milk products. Additionally, affected parties may also petition for modification/exemption from existing orders based on allegations that an order "is not in accordance with law." Lastly, section 6411 of the FMPA authorizes the Secretary to impose civil penalties against violators or to issue cease and desist orders.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties: 
Approval of Request/Application (General)
Waiver/Exemption/Relief from Regulatory Requirement
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency: 
Cease and Desist Order
Civil (Monetary) Penalty
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified