Agricultural Marketing Service March 4, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Multi Year Increase in Fees and Charges for Egg, Poultry, and Rabbit Grading and Audit Services
Document Number: 08-928
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-03-04
Agency: Agricultural Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is increasing the fees and charges for Federal voluntary egg, poultry, and rabbit grading, certification, and audit services for the next two fiscal years, FY 2008 and FY 2009. The fees and charges are being increased by 2.76% to 7.74% to cover the increase in salaries of Federal employees, salary increases of State employees cooperatively utilized in administering the programs, and other increased Agency costs. AMS is required to collect fees from users of these services to cover the costs of services rendered.