Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation: 2002 Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 Sugar Programs and Farm Facility Storage Loan Program, GAO-03-226R, B-291293, October 15, 2002
B-291293: Oct 15, 2002
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 August 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. COMMODITY CREDIT CORPORATION ENTITLED "2002 FARM SECURITY AND RURAL INVESTMENT ACT OF 2002 SUGAR PROGRAMS AND FARM FACILITY STORAGE LOAN PROGRAM" (RIN: 0560-AG73) (i) Cost-benefit analysis The cost-benefit analysis finds that the final rule will result in a slight decrease in domestic sugar production.