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. 992, the Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
To amend provisions in section 716 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act relating to Federal assistance for swaps entities.
Reps. Randy Hultgren (R-IL), Richard Hudson (F-NC), Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY), and Jim Himes (D-CT)
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on March 6, 2013
Ordered reported by recorded vote of 31 yeas to 14 nays on March 20, 2013 (Roll Call Vote #1)