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. 677, the Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Reps. Steve Stivers (R-OH), Gwen Moore D-WI), Chris Gibson (R-NY), and Marcia Fudge (D-OH)
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on February 13, 2013
Ordered reported, as amended, by voice vote on March 20, 2013