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. 742, the Swap Data Repository and Clearinghouse Indemnification Correction Act of 2013
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Commodity Exchange Act to repeal the idemnification requirement for regulatory authorities to obtain acess to swap data required to be provided by swaps entities under such Acts.
Reps. Rick Crawford (R-AR), Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY), Bill Huizenga (R-MI), and Gwen Moore (D-WI).
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on February 13, 2013
Ordered reported by voice vote on March 20, 2013