Commodity Credit Corporation April 30, 2015 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Tobacco Transition Program; Final Date To Request Payments; No Change to Final Assessment Procedures
Document Number: 2015-10056
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-04-30
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation
The Farm Service Agency (FSA), on behalf of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC), is announcing that the final date for holders of Tobacco Transition Payment Program (TTPP) contracts to request payments on their existing contracts is July 1, 2015. Through TTPP, eligible former tobacco quota holders and producers of quota tobacco received annual payments from funds that CCC collected through quarterly assessments on domestic manufacturers and importers of tobacco products under the Tobacco Transition Assessment Program (TTAP), as required by the Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act of 2004 (FETRA). The authority to issue TTAP assessments ended with fiscal year 2014.
Agricultural Conservation Easement Program
Document Number: 2015-10055
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-04-30
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Commodity Credit Corporation
NRCS and CCC published an interim rule for the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP) with a request for comments, and a comment period ending April 28, 2015. This document reopens the comment period.