Scheme: 
Case Type Number: 
23
Statute (Common Name): 
Pork Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information Act of 1985 (PPRCIA)
Program Area: 
Agriculture
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
7 CFR 1.130 - 1.151; 7 CFR 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 PPRCIA, an interested person affected by PPRCIA, or the Secretary. The PPRCIA authorizes establishment of orderly procedures for development, financing (through assessments) of coordinated program of promotion, education and related research. 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 4815 of the PPRCIA authorizes the Secretary to impose civil penalties against violators or to issue cease and desist order after opportunity for hearing.
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
Other Agency Enforcement Action (General)
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified