IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 24, 2015
Mr. Perdue introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
To amend the United States Cotton Futures Act to exclude certain cotton futures contracts from coverage under that Act.
Excluding certain cotton futures contracts from coverage under United States Cotton Futures Act
Subsection (c)(1) of the United States Cotton Futures Act (7 U.S.C. 15b(c)(1)) is amended—
except that any cotton futures contract and inserting the following:
any cotton futures contract
by striking the period at the end and inserting
; and; and
by adding at the end the following:
any cotton futures contract that permits tender of cotton grown outside of the United States is excluded from the coverage of this paragraph and section to the extent that the cotton grown outside of the United States is tendered for delivery under the cotton futures contract.
The amendments made by subsection (a) shall apply with respect to cotton futures contracts entered into on or after the date of enactment of this Act.