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. 977, Derivatives Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2009
Issues: Dodd-Frank Implementation
A bill to amend the Commdity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes.
- H.R.977 - Rep. Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn. (introduced 2/11/2009)
- Adopted amendments (all adopted by voice vote):
- Manager's amendment (Chairman Peterson)
- Kissell amendment, as amended
- Pomeroy amendment
- Boswell amendment
Roll Call Votes
Lucas amendment, Roll Call #1
Moran amendment, Roll Call #2