Chairman Frank Lucas issued the following statement welcoming the news that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will move forward with implementing the Actual Production History (APH) adjustment for 2015 spring-planted crops. This crop insurance provision in the Agricultural Act of 2014 allows yield adjustments when losses are widespread and beyond the control of producers.
H.R. 1003, To improve consideration by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission of the costs and benefits of its regulations and orders.
To improve consideration by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission of the cost and benefits of its regulations and orders.
Reps. Mike Conaway (R-TX), David Scott (D-GA), Jim Jordan (R-OH), Patrick McHenry (R-NC), and Scott Garrett (R-NJ).
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on March 6, 2013
Ordered reported by voice vote on March 20, 2013