H.R.3402 - Permanent Emergency Agricultural Assistance Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] (Introduced 10/29/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||11/03/2003 Executive Comment Requested from USDA.|
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Summary: H.R.3402 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/29/2003)
Permanent Emergency Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to use Commodity Credit Corporation funds for emergency financial assistance to: (1) crop producers who have suffered qualifying weather-caused crop losses in 2001, 2002, or 2003; and (2) livestock producers for losses in 2001, 2002, or 2003, including livestock under the American Indian livestock program, in a disaster-designated county. Reduces (other than crop insurance) other agricultural assistance by amounts received under this Act.
Directs the Secretary to make emergency financial assistance available after 2003 to producers with specified crop insurance coverage who have suffered qualifying weather-caused crop damage in a disaster-designated area.