Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation: 2003 Agricultural Assistance Act--Crop Disaster Program and Livestock Assistance Program, GAO-03-1039R, B-292595, July 22, 2003
B-292595, Jul 22, 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 June 26. 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. CROP DISASTER PROGRAM AND LIVESTOCK ASSISTANCE PROGRAM" (RIN: 0560-AG95) (i) Cost-benefit analysis The CCC estimates that the Crop Disaster Program outlay will be $2 billion. The 2002 Livestock Assistance Program costs will be $250 million.