S.2834 - Emergency Livestock Assistance Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Enzi, Michael B. [R-WY] (Introduced 08/01/2002)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/01/2002 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2834 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
Emergency Livestock Assistance Act of 2002 - Directs: (1) the Secretary of Agriculture to make payments to livestock producers in emergency-designated counties who have suffered losses in 2001 or 2002; and (2) producers to elect payments for one but not both of such years. Obligates specified amounts for the American Indian livestock program.
Introduced in Senate (08/01/2002)
Amends the Food Security Act of 1985 to reduce direct and counter-cyclical payments that a producer may receive during any crop year for: (1) peanuts, and (2) covered commodities (wheat, corn grain sorghum, barley, oats, upland cotton, rice, soybeans, and other oilseeds).
Increases the total gain that a producer may receive from marketing loans, loan deficiency payments, and commodity certificate coupons in any crop year from: (1) loan commodities; and (2) other commodities. Revises gain determination provisions, including the addition of commodity certificate coupons.
Sets forth a specified limitation for single farming operations.