Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation: Conservation Reserve Program--Farmable Wetlands Pilot Program, GAO-03-522R, B-292020, March 12, 2003
B-292020, Mar 12, 2003
This is our report on a major rule promulgated by the Department of Agriculture. It was published in the Federal Register as a final rule on May 2. The eligible states are Iowa. Enclosed is our assessment of the CCC's compliance with the procedural steps required by section 801(a)(1)(B)(i) through (iv) of title 5 with respect to the rule. If you have any questions about this report. The official responsible for GAO evaluation work relating to the subject matter of the rule is Robert Robinson. The Regulatory Flexibility Act is inapplicable. (iii) Agency actions relevant to sections 202-205 of the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act of 1995. Statutory authorization for the rule The final rule is promulgated under the authority contained in section 1231 of the Food Security Act of 1985 (16 U.S.C. 3831).