Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency: 2005 Section 32 Hurricane Disaster Programs
GAO-06-796R: Jun 22, 2006
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency's (FSA) new rule on hurricane disaster programs. GAO found that (1) the interim final rule provides for the establishment of four hurricane disaster programs and one grant program to provide funds to eligible producers who suffered eligible losses in certain counties in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Texas resulting from the five major 2005 hurricanes; and (2) FSA complied with the applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.