Cash and Share Lease Provisions for Future Farm Programs, 71606 [E7-24492]

Download as PDF 71606 Proposed Rules Federal Register Vol. 72, No. 242 Tuesday, December 18, 2007 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Farm Service Agency 7 CFR Part 718 COMMODITY CREDIT CORPORATION FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: 7 CFR Parts 1412, and 1427 RIN 0560–AH75 Cash and Share Lease Provisions for Future Farm Programs Farm Service Agency and Commodity Credit Corporation, USDA. ACTION: Advance notice of proposed rulemaking; reopening and extension of comment period. yshivers on PROD1PC62 with PROPOSALS AGENCIES: SUMMARY: The Farm Service Agency (FSA) and the Risk Management Agency (RMA) are reopening and extending the comment period for the advance notice of proposed rulemaking, Cash and Share Lease Provisions for Future Farm Programs. The original comment period closed November 27, 2007. FSA and RMA are reopening and extending it for 30 days from the date of this notice. We will also consider any comments received from November 27, 2007 to this date of this notice. This extension responds to requests from the public to provide more time to comment. DATES: Submit comments on the advance proposed rule published on September 28, 2007 (72 FR 55105– 55108) by January 17, 2008. ADDRESSES: We invite you to submit comments on this notice. In your comment, include the volume, date, and page number of this issue of the Federal Register. You may submit comments by any of the following methods: E-Mail: Salomon.Ramirez@wdc.usda.gov. Mail: Director, Production, Emergencies, & Compliance Division, Farm Service Agency (FSA), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), STOP 0517, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20250–0517. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:18 Dec 17, 2007 Fax: Submit comments by facsimile transmission to (202) 690–2130. Hand Delivery or Courier: Deliver comments to the above address. Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. Comments may be inspected in the Office of the Director, PECD, FSA, USDA, Room 3752–S South Building, Washington, DC, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, except holidays. Jkt 214001 Salomon Ramirez, Director, Production Emergencies and Compliance Division, USDA, FSA, PECD, STOP 0517, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20250–0517, (202) 720– 7641, e-mail: Salomon.Ramirez@wdc.usda.gov. On September 28, 2007, FSA and RMA published advance notice of proposed rulemaking for Cash and Share Lease Provisions for Future Farm Programs, in the Federal Register (72 FR 55105– 55108). FSA and RMA are reviewing current regulations to determine the feasibility of developing a standardized regulation for defining various lease agreements. The advance notice of proposed rulemaking discussed the following: • Types of leases; • Current treatment of leases by FSA and CCC in provisions applicable to multiple programs; • CCC noninsured crop disaster assistance program (NAP) payments; • Ad hoc disaster payments; • Marketing assistance loans (MLA) and loan deficiency payment (LDP); • Cash-rent tenant rule; and • Impact on small and beginning producers. 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 242 (Tuesday, December 18, 2007)]
[Proposed Rules]
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[FR Doc No: E7-24492]


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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of 
the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these 
notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in 
the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules.

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Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 242 / Tuesday, December 18, 2007 / 
Proposed Rules

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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Farm Service Agency

7 CFR Part 718

COMMODITY CREDIT CORPORATION

7 CFR Parts 1412, and 1427

RIN 0560-AH75


Cash and Share Lease Provisions for Future Farm Programs

AGENCIES: Farm Service Agency and Commodity Credit Corporation, USDA.

ACTION: Advance notice of proposed rulemaking; reopening and extension 
of comment period.

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SUMMARY: The Farm Service Agency (FSA) and the Risk Management Agency 
(RMA) are reopening and extending the comment period for the advance 
notice of proposed rulemaking, Cash and Share Lease Provisions for 
Future Farm Programs. The original comment period closed November 27, 
2007. FSA and RMA are reopening and extending it for 30 days from the 
date of this notice. We will also consider any comments received from 
November 27, 2007 to this date of this notice. This extension responds 
to requests from the public to provide more time to comment.

DATES: Submit comments on the advance proposed rule published on 
September 28, 2007 (72 FR 55105-55108) by January 17, 2008.

ADDRESSES: We invite you to submit comments on this notice. In your 
comment, include the volume, date, and page number of this issue of the 
Federal Register. You may submit comments by any of the following 
methods:
    E-Mail: Salomon.Ramirez@wdc.usda.gov.
    Mail: Director, Production, Emergencies, & Compliance Division, 
Farm Service Agency (FSA), United States Department of Agriculture 
(USDA), STOP 0517, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20250-
0517.
    Fax: Submit comments by facsimile transmission to (202) 690-2130.
    Hand Delivery or Courier: Deliver comments to the above address.
    Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the online instructions for submitting comments.
    Comments may be inspected in the Office of the Director, PECD, FSA, 
USDA, Room 3752-S South Building, Washington, DC, between 8 a.m. and 
4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, except holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Salomon Ramirez, Director, Production 
Emergencies and Compliance Division, USDA, FSA, PECD, STOP 0517, 1400 
Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20250-0517, (202) 720-7641, e-
mail: Salomon.Ramirez@wdc.usda.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On September 28, 2007, FSA and RMA published 
advance notice of proposed rulemaking for Cash and Share Lease 
Provisions for Future Farm Programs, in the Federal Register (72 FR 
55105-55108). FSA and RMA are reviewing current regulations to 
determine the feasibility of developing a standardized regulation for 
defining various lease agreements. The advance notice of proposed 
rulemaking discussed the following:
     Types of leases;
     Current treatment of leases by FSA and CCC in provisions 
applicable to multiple programs;
     CCC noninsured crop disaster assistance program (NAP) 
payments;
     Ad hoc disaster payments;
     Marketing assistance loans (MLA) and loan deficiency 
payment (LDP);
     Cash-rent tenant rule; and
     Impact on small and beginning producers.
    FSA and RMA believe the request for additional time to comment on 
the advance notice of proposed rulemaking is reasonable and will 
benefit the rulemaking process. As a result of reopening and extension, 
the comment period for this notice will close on January 17, 2008.

Glen L. Keppy,
Executive Vice President, Commodity Credit Corporation, Administrator, 
Acting, Farm Service Agency.
Eldon Gould,
Administrator, Risk Management Agency, Manager, Federal Crop Insurance 
Corporation.
 [FR Doc. E7-24492 Filed 12-17-07; 8:45 am]
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