Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service: Milk in the Northeast and Other Marketing Areas: Order Amending the Orders, GAO-03-490R, B-291976, February 25, 2003
B-291976: Feb 25, 2003
This is our report on a major rule promulgated by Department of Agriculture. It was published in the Federal Register as a final rule on February 12. The formulas are applicable to all federal milk-marketing orders. Enclosed is our assessment of the AMS'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 results are higher Class III prices. The advanced Class I base price is the higher of the Class III or Class IV advance pricing factors. The Class I base price is the Class IV price in all years of the analytical period for the baseline.