H.R.2642

One Hundred Thirteenth Congress

of the

United States of America

AT THE SECOND SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Friday,

the third day of January, two thousand and fourteen

An Act

To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--COMMODITIES

Subtitle A--Repeals and Reforms

Part I--Repeals

Part II--Commodity Policy

Subtitle B--Marketing Loans

Subtitle C--Sugar

Subtitle D--Dairy

Part I--Margin Protection Program for Dairy Producers

Part II--Repeal or Reauthorization of Other Dairy-Related Provisions

Part III--Dairy Product Donation Program

Subtitle E--Supplemental Agricultural Disaster Assistance Programs

Subtitle F--Administration

TITLE II--CONSERVATION

Subtitle A--Conservation Reserve Program

Subtitle B--Conservation Stewardship Program

Subtitle C--Environmental Quality Incentives Program

Subtitle D--Agricultural Conservation Easement Program

Subtitle E--Regional Conservation Partnership Program

Subtitle F--Other Conservation Programs

Subtitle G--Funding and Administration

Subtitle H--Repeal of Superseded Program Authorities and Transitional Provisions; Technical Amendments

TITLE III--TRADE

Subtitle A--Food for Peace Act

Subtitle B--Agricultural Trade Act of 1978

Subtitle C--Other Agricultural Trade Laws

TITLE IV--NUTRITION

Subtitle A--Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Subtitle B--Commodity Distribution Programs

Subtitle C--Miscellaneous

TITLE V--CREDIT

Subtitle A--Farm Ownership Loans

Subtitle B--Operating Loans

Subtitle C--Emergency Loans

Subtitle D--Administrative Provisions

Subtitle E--Miscellaneous

TITLE VI--RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Subtitle A--Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act

Subtitle B--Rural Electrification Act of 1936

Subtitle C--Miscellaneous

TITLE VII--RESEARCH, EXTENSION, AND RELATED MATTERS

Subtitle A--National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977

Subtitle B--Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990

Subtitle C--Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Reform Act of 1998

Subtitle D--Other Laws

Subtitle E--Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008

Part I--Agricultural Security

Part II--Miscellaneous Provisions

Subtitle F--Miscellaneous Provisions

TITLE VIII--FORESTRY

Subtitle A--Repeal of Certain Forestry Programs

Subtitle B--Reauthorization of Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978 Programs

Subtitle C--Reauthorization of Other Forestry-Related Laws

Subtitle D--Miscellaneous Provisions

TITLE IX--ENERGY

TITLE X--HORTICULTURE

TITLE XI--CROP INSURANCE

TITLE XII--MISCELLANEOUS

Subtitle A--Livestock

Subtitle B--Socially Disadvantaged Producers and Limited Resource Producers

Subtitle C--Other Miscellaneous Provisions

Subtitle D--Oilheat Efficiency, Renewable Fuel Research and Jobs Training

SEC. 2. DEFINITION OF SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE.

TITLE I--COMMODITIES

Subtitle A--Repeals and Reforms

PART I--REPEALS

SEC. 1101. REPEAL OF DIRECT PAYMENTS.

SEC. 1102. REPEAL OF COUNTER-CYCLICAL PAYMENTS.

SEC. 1103. REPEAL OF AVERAGE CROP REVENUE ELECTION PROGRAM.

PART II--COMMODITY POLICY

SEC. 1111. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 1112. BASE ACRES.

SEC. 1113. PAYMENT YIELDS.

SEC. 1114. PAYMENT ACRES.

SEC. 1115. PRODUCER ELECTION.

SEC. 1116. PRICE LOSS COVERAGE.

SEC. 1117. AGRICULTURE RISK COVERAGE.

SEC. 1118. PRODUCER AGREEMENTS.

SEC. 1119. TRANSITION ASSISTANCE FOR PRODUCERS OF UPLAND COTTON.

Subtitle B--Marketing Loans

SEC. 1201. AVAILABILITY OF NONRECOURSE MARKETING ASSISTANCE LOANS FOR LOAN COMMODITIES.

SEC. 1202. LOAN RATES FOR NONRECOURSE MARKETING ASSISTANCE LOANS.

SEC. 1203. TERM OF LOANS.

SEC. 1204. REPAYMENT OF LOANS.

SEC. 1205. LOAN DEFICIENCY PAYMENTS.

SEC. 1206. PAYMENTS IN LIEU OF LOAN DEFICIENCY PAYMENTS FOR GRAZED ACREAGE.

SEC. 1207. SPECIAL MARKETING LOAN PROVISIONS FOR UPLAND COTTON.

SEC. 1208. SPECIAL COMPETITIVE PROVISIONS FOR EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON.

SEC. 1209. AVAILABILITY OF RECOURSE LOANS FOR HIGH MOISTURE FEED GRAINS AND SEED COTTON.

SEC. 1210. ADJUSTMENTS OF LOANS.

Subtitle C--Sugar

SEC. 1301. SUGAR POLICY.

Subtitle D--Dairy

PART I--MARGIN PROTECTION PROGRAM FOR DAIRY PRODUCERS

SEC. 1401. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 1402. CALCULATION OF AVERAGE FEED COST AND ACTUAL DAIRY PRODUCTION MARGINS.

SEC. 1403. ESTABLISHMENT OF MARGIN PROTECTION PROGRAM FOR DAIRY PRODUCERS.

SEC. 1404. PARTICIPATION OF DAIRY OPERATIONS IN MARGIN PROTECTION PROGRAM.

SEC. 1405. PRODUCTION HISTORY OF PARTICIPATING DAIRY OPERATIONS.

SEC. 1406. MARGIN PROTECTION PAYMENTS.

SEC. 1407. PREMIUMS FOR MARGIN PROTECTION PROGRAM.

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Coverage Level Premium per Cwt. 
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         $4.00             None 
         $4.50           $0.010 
         $5.00           $0.025 
         $5.50           $0.040 
         $6.00           $0.055 
         $6.50           $0.090 
         $7.00           $0.217 
         $7.50           $0.300 
         $8.00           $0.475 
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Coverage Level Premium per Cwt. 
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         $4.00             None 
         $4.50           $0.020 
         $5.00           $0.040 
         $5.50           $0.100 
         $6.00           $0.155 
         $6.50           $0.290 
         $7.00           $0.830 
         $7.50           $1.060 
         $8.00           $1.360 
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SEC. 1408. EFFECT OF FAILURE TO PAY ADMINISTRATIVE FEES OR PREMIUMS.

SEC. 1409. DURATION.

SEC. 1410. ADMINISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT.

PART II--REPEAL OR REAUTHORIZATION OF OTHER DAIRY-RELATED PROVISIONS

SEC. 1421. REPEAL OF DAIRY PRODUCT PRICE SUPPORT PROGRAM.

SEC. 1422. TEMPORARY CONTINUATION AND EVENTUAL REPEAL OF MILK INCOME LOSS CONTRACT PROGRAM.

SEC. 1423. REPEAL OF DAIRY EXPORT INCENTIVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 1424. EXTENSION OF DAIRY FORWARD PRICING PROGRAM.

SEC. 1425. EXTENSION OF DAIRY INDEMNITY PROGRAM.

SEC. 1426. EXTENSION OF DAIRY PROMOTION AND RESEARCH PROGRAM.

SEC. 1427. REPEAL OF FEDERAL MILK MARKETING ORDER REVIEW COMMISSION.

PART III--DAIRY PRODUCT DONATION PROGRAM

SEC. 1431. DAIRY PRODUCT DONATION PROGRAM.

Subtitle E--Supplemental Agricultural Disaster Assistance Programs

SEC. 1501. SUPPLEMENTAL AGRICULTURAL DISASTER ASSISTANCE.

(aa) the current production year; or

(bb) subject to paragraph (3)(B)(ii), 1 or both of the 2 production years immediately preceding the current production year.

(aa) the national average corn price per bushel for the 12-month period immediately preceding March 1 of the year for which the disaster assistance is calculated; or

(bb) the national average corn price per bushel for the 24-month period immediately preceding that March 1; by

(aa) in an amount equal to 3 monthly payments using the monthly payment rate determined under subparagraph (B);

(bb) if the county is rated as having a D3 (extreme drought) intensity in any area of the county for at least 4 weeks during the normal grazing period for the county, or is rated as having a D4 (exceptional drought) intensity in any area of the county at any time during the normal grazing period, in an amount equal to 4 monthly payments using the monthly payment rate determined under subparagraph (B); or

(cc) if the county is rated as having a D4 (exceptional drought) intensity in any area of the county for at least 4 weeks during the normal grazing period, in an amount equal to 5 monthly payments using the monthly rate determined under subparagraph (B).

Subtitle F--Administration

SEC. 1601. ADMINISTRATION GENERALLY.

SEC. 1602. SUSPENSION OF PERMANENT PRICE SUPPORT AUTHORITY.

SEC. 1603. PAYMENT LIMITATIONS.

SEC. 1604. RULEMAKING RELATED TO SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION FOR ACTIVE PERSONAL MANAGEMENT.

SEC. 1605. ADJUSTED GROSS INCOME LIMITATION.

SEC. 1606. GEOGRAPHICALLY DISADVANTAGED FARMERS AND RANCHERS.

SEC. 1607. PERSONAL LIABILITY OF PRODUCERS FOR DEFICIENCIES.

SEC. 1608. PREVENTION OF DECEASED INDIVIDUALS RECEIVING PAYMENTS UNDER FARM COMMODITY PROGRAMS.

SEC. 1609. TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS.

SEC. 1610. APPEALS.

SEC. 1611. ASSIGNMENT OF PAYMENTS.

SEC. 1612. TRACKING OF BENEFITS.

SEC. 1613. SIGNATURE AUTHORITY.

SEC. 1614. IMPLEMENTATION.

SEC. 1615. RESEARCH OPTION.

TITLE II--CONSERVATION

Subtitle A--Conservation Reserve Program

SEC. 2001. EXTENSION AND ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS OF CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 2002. FARMABLE WETLAND PROGRAM.

SEC. 2003. DUTIES OF OWNERS AND OPERATORS.

SEC. 2004. DUTIES OF THE SECRETARY.

‘SEC. 1233. DUTIES OF THE SECRETARY.

SEC. 2005. PAYMENTS.

SEC. 2006. CONTRACT REQUIREMENTS.

SEC. 2007. CONVERSION OF LAND SUBJECT TO CONTRACT TO OTHER CONSERVING USES.

SEC. 2008. EFFECT ON EXISTING CONTRACTS.

Subtitle B--Conservation Stewardship Program

SEC. 2101. CONSERVATION STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM.

‘Subchapter B--Conservation Stewardship Program

‘SEC. 1238D. DEFINITIONS.

‘SEC. 1238E. CONSERVATION STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 1238F. STEWARDSHIP CONTRACTS.

‘SEC. 1238G. DUTIES OF THE SECRETARY.

Subtitle C--Environmental Quality Incentives Program

SEC. 2201. PURPOSES.

SEC. 2202. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 2203. ESTABLISHMENT AND ADMINISTRATION.

SEC. 2204. EVALUATION OF APPLICATIONS.

SEC. 2205. DUTIES OF PRODUCERS.

SEC. 2206. LIMITATION ON PAYMENTS.

‘SEC. 1240G. LIMITATION ON PAYMENTS.

SEC. 2207. CONSERVATION INNOVATION GRANTS AND PAYMENTS.

SEC. 2208. EFFECT ON EXISTING CONTRACTS.

Subtitle D--Agricultural Conservation Easement Program

SEC. 2301. AGRICULTURAL CONSERVATION EASEMENT PROGRAM.

‘Subtitle H--Agricultural Conservation Easement Program

‘SEC. 1265. ESTABLISHMENT AND PURPOSES.

‘SEC. 1265A. DEFINITIONS.

‘SEC. 1265B. AGRICULTURAL LAND EASEMENTS.

‘SEC. 1265C. WETLAND RESERVE EASEMENTS.

‘(aa) to comply with Federal or State noxious weed control laws;

‘(bb) to comply with a Federal or State emergency pest treatment program; or

‘(cc) to meet habitat needs of specific wildlife species;

‘SEC. 1265D. ADMINISTRATION.

Subtitle E--Regional Conservation Partnership Program

SEC. 2401. REGIONAL CONSERVATION PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM.

‘Subtitle I--Regional Conservation Partnership Program

‘SEC. 1271. ESTABLISHMENT AND PURPOSES.

‘SEC. 1271A. DEFINITIONS.

‘SEC. 1271B. REGIONAL CONSERVATION PARTNERSHIPS.

‘SEC. 1271C. ASSISTANCE TO PRODUCERS.

‘SEC. 1271D. FUNDING.

‘SEC. 1271E. ADMINISTRATION.

‘SEC. 1271F. CRITICAL CONSERVATION AREAS.

Subtitle F--Other Conservation Programs

SEC. 2501. CONSERVATION OF PRIVATE GRAZING LAND.

SEC. 2502. GRASSROOTS SOURCE WATER PROTECTION PROGRAM.

SEC. 2503. VOLUNTARY PUBLIC ACCESS AND HABITAT INCENTIVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 2504. AGRICULTURE CONSERVATION EXPERIENCED SERVICES PROGRAM.

SEC. 2505. SMALL WATERSHED REHABILITATION PROGRAM.

SEC. 2506. EMERGENCY WATERSHED PROTECTION PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 403. EMERGENCY MEASURES.

SEC. 2507. TERMINAL LAKES.

‘SEC. 2507. TERMINAL LAKES ASSISTANCE.

‘(aa) an average depth of at least 6.5 feet; or

‘(bb) a level below which the State determines the management of the water level is beyond the control of the State or landowner; or

SEC. 2508. SOIL AND WATER RESOURCES CONSERVATION.

Subtitle G--Funding and Administration

SEC. 2601. FUNDING.

SEC. 2602. TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 2603. REGIONAL EQUITY.

SEC. 2604. RESERVATION OF FUNDS TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO CERTAIN FARMERS OR RANCHERS FOR CONSERVATION ACCESS.

SEC. 2605. ANNUAL REPORT ON PROGRAM ENROLLMENTS AND ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 2606. ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS APPLICABLE TO ALL CONSERVATION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 2607. STANDARDS FOR STATE TECHNICAL COMMITTEES.

SEC. 2608. RULEMAKING AUTHORITY.

‘SEC. 1246. REGULATIONS.

SEC. 2609. WETLANDS MITIGATION.

SEC. 2610. LESSER PRAIRIE-CHICKEN CONSERVATION REPORT.

SEC. 2611. HIGHLY ERODIBLE LAND AND WETLAND CONSERVATION FOR CROP INSURANCE.

‘(aa) determine the amount of an equitable contribution to conservation by the person for the violation; and

‘(bb) deposit the contribution in the fund described in section 1241(f).

Subtitle H--Repeal of Superseded Program Authorities and Transitional Provisions; Technical Amendments

SEC. 2701. COMPREHENSIVE CONSERVATION ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 2702. EMERGENCY FORESTRY CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 2703. WETLANDS RESERVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 2704. FARMLAND PROTECTION PROGRAM AND FARM VIABILITY PROGRAM.

SEC. 2705. GRASSLAND RESERVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 2706. AGRICULTURAL WATER ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 2707. WILDLIFE HABITAT INCENTIVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 2708. GREAT LAKES BASIN PROGRAM.

SEC. 2709. CHESAPEAKE BAY WATERSHED PROGRAM.

SEC. 2710. COOPERATIVE CONSERVATION PARTNERSHIP INITIATIVE.

SEC. 2711. ENVIRONMENTAL EASEMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 2712. TEMPORARY ADMINISTRATION OF CONSERVATION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 2713. TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS.

TITLE III--TRADE

Subtitle A--Food for Peace Act

SEC. 3001. GENERAL AUTHORITY.

SEC. 3002. SET-ASIDE FOR SUPPORT FOR ORGANIZATIONS THROUGH WHICH NONEMERGENCY ASSISTANCE IS PROVIDED.

SEC. 3003. FOOD AID QUALITY.

SEC. 3004. MINIMUM LEVELS OF ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 3005. FOOD AID CONSULTATIVE GROUP.

SEC. 3006. OVERSIGHT, MONITORING, AND EVALUATION.

SEC. 3007. ASSISTANCE FOR STOCKPILING AND RAPID TRANSPORTATION, DELIVERY, AND DISTRIBUTION OF SHELF-STABLE PREPACKAGED FOODS.

SEC. 3008. IMPACT ON LOCAL FARMERS AND ECONOMY AND REPORT ON USE OF FUNDS.

SEC. 3009. PREPOSITIONING OF AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES.

SEC. 3010. ANNUAL REPORT REGARDING FOOD AID PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 3011. DEADLINE FOR AGREEMENTS TO FINANCE SALES OR TO PROVIDE OTHER ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 3012. MINIMUM LEVEL OF NONEMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 3013. MICRONUTRIENT FORTIFICATION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 3014. JOHN OGONOWSKI AND DOUG BEREUTER FARMER-TO-FARMER PROGRAM.

SEC. 3015. COORDINATION OF FOREIGN ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS REPORT.

Subtitle B--Agricultural Trade Act of 1978

SEC. 3101. EXPORT CREDIT GUARANTEE PROGRAM.

SEC. 3102. FUNDING FOR MARKET ACCESS PROGRAM.

SEC. 3103. FOREIGN MARKET DEVELOPMENT COOPERATOR PROGRAM.

Subtitle C--Other Agricultural Trade Laws

SEC. 3201. FOOD FOR PROGRESS ACT OF 1985.

SEC. 3202. BILL EMERSON HUMANITARIAN TRUST ACT.

SEC. 3203. PROMOTION OF AGRICULTURAL EXPORTS TO EMERGING MARKETS.

SEC. 3204. MCGOVERN-DOLE INTERNATIONAL FOOD FOR EDUCATION AND CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAM.

SEC. 3205. TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FOR SPECIALTY CROPS.

SEC. 3206. GLOBAL CROP DIVERSITY TRUST.

SEC. 3207. LOCAL AND REGIONAL FOOD AID PROCUREMENT PROJECTS.

SEC. 3208. UNDER SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE FOR TRADE AND FOREIGN AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS.

TITLE IV--NUTRITION

Subtitle A--Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

SEC. 4001. PREVENTING PAYMENT OF CASH TO RECIPIENTS OF SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE BENEFITS FOR THE RETURN OF EMPTY BOTTLES AND CANS USED TO CONTAIN FOOD PURCHASED WITH BENEFITS PROVIDED UNDER THE PROGRAM.

SEC. 4002. RETAIL FOOD STORES.

SEC. 4003. ENHANCING SERVICES TO ELDERLY AND DISABLED SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS.

SEC. 4004. FOOD DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM ON INDIAN RESERVATIONS.

SEC. 4005. EXCLUSION OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA FROM EXCESS MEDICAL EXPENSE DEDUCTION.

SEC. 4006. STANDARD UTILITY ALLOWANCES BASED ON THE RECEIPT OF ENERGY ASSISTANCE PAYMENTS.

SEC. 4007. ELIGIBILITY DISQUALIFICATIONS.

SEC. 4008. ELIGIBILITY DISQUALIFICATIONS FOR CERTAIN CONVICTED FELONS.

SEC. 4009. ENDING SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM BENEFITS FOR LOTTERY OR GAMBLING WINNERS.

SEC. 4010. IMPROVING SECURITY OF FOOD ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 4011. TECHNOLOGY MODERNIZATION FOR RETAIL FOOD STORES.

SEC. 4012. USE OF BENEFITS FOR PURCHASE OF COMMUNITY-SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE SHARE.

SEC. 4013. IMPROVED WAGE VERIFICATION USING THE NATIONAL DIRECTORY OF NEW HIRES.

SEC. 4014. RESTAURANT MEALS PROGRAM.

SEC. 4015. MANDATING STATE IMMIGRATION VERIFICATION.

SEC. 4016. DATA EXCHANGE STANDARDIZATION FOR IMPROVED INTEROPERABILITY.

SEC. 4017. PILOT PROJECTS TO IMPROVE FEDERAL-STATE COOPERATION IN IDENTIFYING AND REDUCING FRAUD IN THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

SEC. 4018. PROHIBITING GOVERNMENT-SPONSORED RECRUITMENT ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 4019. TOLERANCE LEVEL FOR EXCLUDING SMALL ERRORS.

SEC. 4020. QUALITY CONTROL STANDARDS.

SEC. 4021. PERFORMANCE BONUS PAYMENTS.

SEC. 4022. PILOT PROJECTS TO REDUCE DEPENDENCY AND INCREASE WORK REQUIREMENTS AND WORK EFFORT UNDER SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

‘(aa) meet such terms and conditions as the Secretary considers to be appropriate; and

‘(bb) except as otherwise provided in this subparagraph, be in accordance with the requirements of sections 6(d) and 20.

‘(aa) agree to participate in the evaluation described in clause (vii), including providing evidence that the State has a robust data collection system for program administration and cooperating to make available State data on the employment activities and post-participation employment, earnings, and public benefit receipt of participants to ensure proper and timely evaluation;

‘(bb) commit to collaborate with the State workforce board and other job training programs in the State and local area; and

‘(cc) commit to maintain at least the amount of State funding for employment and training programs and services under paragraphs (2) and (3) and under section 20 as the State expended for fiscal year 2013.

‘(aa) consider the degree to which the pilot project would enhance existing employment and training programs in the State;

‘(bb) consider the degree to which the pilot project would enhance the employment and earnings of program participants;

‘(cc) consider whether there is evidence that the pilot project could be replicated easily by other States or political subdivisions;

‘(dd) consider whether the State agency has a demonstrated capacity to operate high quality employment and training programs; and

‘(ee) ensure the pilot projects, when considered as a group, test a range of strategies, including strategies that--

‘(AA) target individuals with low skills or limited work experience, individuals subject to the requirements under section 6(o), and individuals who are working;

‘(BB) are located in a range of geographic areas and States, including rural and urban areas;

‘(CC) emphasize education and training, rehabilitative services for individuals with barriers to employment, rapid attachment to employment, and mixed strategies; and

‘(DD) test programs that assign work registrants to mandatory and voluntary participation in employment and training activities.

‘(aa) is performed in return for public benefits;

‘(bb) provides an adult with an opportunity to acquire the general skills, knowledge, and work habits necessary to obtain employment;

‘(cc) is designed to improve the employability of those who cannot find unsubsidized employment; and

‘(dd) is supervised by an employer, work site sponsor, or other responsible party on an ongoing basis.

‘(aa) is given to a paid employee while the employee is engaged in productive work; and

‘(bb) provides knowledge and skills essential to the full and adequate performance of the job.

‘(aa) life skills training;

‘(bb) substance abuse treatment or mental health treatment, determined to be necessary and documented by a qualified medical, substance abuse, or mental health professional; and

‘(cc) rehabilitation activities, supervised by a public agency or other responsible party on an ongoing basis.

‘(aa) in which adults perform work for the direct benefit of the community under the auspices of public or nonprofit organizations;

‘(bb) that are limited to projects that serve useful community purposes in fields such as health, social service, environmental protection, education, urban and rural redevelopment, welfare, recreation, public facilities, public safety, and child care;

‘(cc) that are designed to improve the employability of adults not otherwise able to obtain unsubsidized employment;

‘(dd) that are supervised on an ongoing basis; and

‘(ee) with respect to which a State agency takes into account, to the maximum extent practicable, the prior training, experience, and skills of a recipient in making appropriate community service assignments.

‘(aa) directly related to the preparation of adults for employment in current or emerging occupations; and

‘(bb) supervised on an ongoing basis.

‘(aa) required by an employer to provide an adult with the ability to obtain employment or to advance or adapt to the changing demands of the workplace; and

‘(bb) supervised on an ongoing basis.

‘(aa) related to a specific occupation, job, or job offer; and

‘(bb) supervised on an ongoing basis.

‘(aa) in accordance with the requirements of the secondary school or course of study, at a secondary school or in a course of study leading to a certificate of general equivalence; and

‘(bb) supervised on an ongoing basis.

‘(aa) does not provide compensation for the community service;

‘(bb) is a structured program designed to improve the employability of adults who participate in the program; and

‘(cc) is supervised on an ongoing basis.

‘(aa) assess whether the work registrant is participating in substantial employment and training activities outside of the pilot project that are expected to result in the work registrant gaining increased skills, training, work, or experience consistent with the objectives of the pilot project; and

‘(bb) if determined to be acceptable, count hours engaged in the activities toward any minimum participation requirement.

‘(aa) IN GENERAL- The Secretary shall, under such terms and conditions as the Secretary determines to be appropriate, conduct for each State agency that enters into a cooperative agreement under clause (i) an independent longitudinal evaluation of each pilot project of the State agency under this subparagraph, with results reported not less frequently than in consecutive 12-month increments.

‘(bb) PURPOSE- The purpose of the independent evaluation shall be to measure the impact of employment and training programs and services provided by each State agency under the pilot projects on the ability of adults in each pilot project target population to find and retain employment that leads to increased household income and reduced reliance on public assistance, as well as other measures of household well-being, compared to what would have occurred in the absence of the pilot project.

‘(cc) METHODOLOGY- The independent evaluation shall use valid statistical methods that can determine, for each pilot project, the difference, if any, between supplemental nutrition assistance and other public benefit receipt expenditures, employment, earnings and other impacts as determined by the Secretary--

‘(AA) as a result of the employment and training programs and services provided by the State agency under the pilot project; as compared to

‘(BB) a control group that is not subject to the employment and training programs and services provided by the State agency under the pilot project.

‘(aa) the status of each pilot project carried out under this subparagraph;

‘(bb) the results of the evaluation completed during the previous fiscal year;

‘(cc) to the maximum extent practicable, baseline information relevant to the stated goals and desired outcomes of the pilot project;

‘(dd) the employment and training programs and services each State tested under the pilot, including--

‘(AA) the system of the State for assessing the ability of work registrants to participate in and meet the requirements of employment and training activities and assigning work registrants to appropriate activities; and

‘(BB) the employment and training activities and services provided under the pilot;

‘(ee) the impact of the employment and training programs and services on appropriate employment, income, and public benefit receipt as well as other outcomes among households participating in the pilot project, relative to households not participating; and

‘(ff) the steps and funding necessary to incorporate into State employment and training programs and services the components of the pilot projects that demonstrate increased employment and earnings.

‘(aa) for fiscal year 2014, $10,000,000; and

‘(bb) for fiscal year 2015, $190,000,000.

‘(aa) IN GENERAL- The Secretary shall not fund more than 10 pilot projects under this subparagraph.

‘(bb) DURATION- Each pilot project shall be in effect for not more than 3 years.

‘(aa) pilot projects that comply with this Act;

‘(bb) the program and administrative costs of carrying out the pilot projects;

‘(cc) the costs incurred in developing systems and providing information and data for the independent evaluations under clause (vii); and

‘(dd) the costs of the evaluations under clause (vii).

‘(aa) the percentage and number of program participants who are meeting program requirements in each component of the education and training program of the State agency;

‘(bb) the percentage and number of program participants who are gaining skills likely to lead to employment as measured through testing, quantitative or qualitative assessment, or other method; and

‘(cc) the percentage and number of program participants who do not comply with employment and training requirements and who are ineligible under section 6(b); and

SEC. 4023. COOPERATION WITH PROGRAM RESEARCH AND EVALUATION.

SEC. 4024. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

SEC. 4025. REVIEW, REPORT, AND REGULATION OF CASH NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM BENEFITS PROVIDED IN PUERTO RICO.

SEC. 4026. ASSISTANCE FOR COMMUNITY FOOD PROJECTS.

SEC. 4027. EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 4028. NUTRITION EDUCATION.

SEC. 4029. RETAIL FOOD STORE AND RECIPIENT TRAFFICKING.

SEC. 4030. TECHNICAL AND CONFORMING AMENDMENTS.

SEC. 4031. COMMONWEALTH OF THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 4032. ANNUAL STATE REPORT ON VERIFICATION OF SNAP PARTICIPATION.

SEC. 4033. SERVICE OF TRADITIONAL FOODS IN PUBLIC FACILITIES.

Subtitle B--Commodity Distribution Programs

SEC. 4101. COMMODITY DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM.

SEC. 4102. COMMODITY SUPPLEMENTAL FOOD PROGRAM.

SEC. 4103. DISTRIBUTION OF SURPLUS COMMODITIES TO SPECIAL NUTRITION PROJECTS.

SEC. 4104. PROCESSING OF COMMODITIES.

Subtitle C--Miscellaneous

SEC. 4201. PURCHASE OF FRESH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES FOR DISTRIBUTION TO SCHOOLS AND SERVICE INSTITUTIONS.

SEC. 4202. PILOT PROJECT FOR PROCUREMENT OF UNPROCESSED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES.

SEC. 4203. SENIORS FARMERS’ MARKET NUTRITION PROGRAM.

SEC. 4204. DIETARY GUIDELINES FOR AMERICANS.

SEC. 4205. MULTIAGENCY TASK FORCE.

‘SEC. 242. MULTIAGENCY TASK FORCE.

SEC. 4206. HEALTHY FOOD FINANCING INITIATIVE.

‘SEC. 243. HEALTHY FOOD FINANCING INITIATIVE.

SEC. 4207. PURCHASE OF HALAL AND KOSHER FOOD FOR EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

SEC. 4208. FOOD INSECURITY NUTRITION INCENTIVE.

‘SEC. 4405. FOOD INSECURITY NUTRITION INCENTIVE.

SEC. 4209. FOOD AND AGRICULTURE SERVICE LEARNING PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 413. FOOD AND AGRICULTURE SERVICE LEARNING PROGRAM.

SEC. 4210. NUTRITION INFORMATION AND AWARENESS PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 4211. TERMINATION OF EXISTING AGREEMENT.

SEC. 4212. REVIEW OF SOLE-SOURCE CONTRACTS IN FEDERAL NUTRITION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 4213. PULSE CROP PRODUCTS.

SEC. 4214. PILOT PROJECT FOR CANNED, FROZEN, OR DRIED FRUITS AND VEGETABLES.

TITLE V--CREDIT

Subtitle A--Farm Ownership Loans

SEC. 5001. ELIGIBILITY FOR FARM OWNERSHIP LOANS.

SEC. 5002. CONSERVATION LOAN AND LOAN GUARANTEE PROGRAM.

SEC. 5003. JOINT FINANCING ARRANGEMENTS.

SEC. 5004. ELIMINATION OF MINERAL RIGHTS APPRAISAL REQUIREMENT.

SEC. 5005. DOWN PAYMENT LOAN PROGRAM.

Subtitle B--Operating Loans

SEC. 5101. ELIGIBILITY FOR FARM OPERATING LOANS.

SEC. 5102. ELIMINATION OF RURAL RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT FOR OPERATING LOANS TO YOUTH.

SEC. 5103. DEFAULTS BY YOUTH LOAN BORROWERS.

SEC. 5104. TERM LIMITS ON DIRECT OPERATING LOANS.

SEC. 5105. VALUATION OF LOCAL OR REGIONAL CROPS.

SEC. 5106. MICROLOANS.

SEC. 5107. TERM LIMITS ON GUARANTEED OPERATING LOANS.

Subtitle C--Emergency Loans

SEC. 5201. ELIGIBILITY FOR EMERGENCY LOANS.

Subtitle D--Administrative Provisions

SEC. 5301. BEGINNING FARMER AND RANCHER INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT ACCOUNTS PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 5302. FARMER LOAN PILOT PROJECTS.

‘SEC. 333D. FARMER LOAN PILOT PROJECTS.

SEC. 5303. DEFINITION OF QUALIFIED BEGINNING FARMER OR RANCHER.

SEC. 5304. LOAN AUTHORIZATION LEVELS.

SEC. 5305. LOAN FUND SET-ASIDES.

SEC. 5306. BORROWER TRAINING.

Subtitle E--Miscellaneous

SEC. 5401. STATE AGRICULTURAL MEDIATION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 5402. LOANS TO PURCHASERS OF HIGHLY FRACTIONATED LAND.

SEC. 5403. REMOVAL OF DUPLICATIVE APPRAISALS.

SEC. 5404. COMPENSATION DISCLOSURE BY FARM CREDIT SYSTEM INSTITUTIONS.

TITLE VI--RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Subtitle A--Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act

SEC. 6001. WATER, WASTE DISPOSAL, AND WASTEWATER FACILITY GRANTS.

SEC. 6002. ELIMINATION OF RESERVATION OF COMMUNITY FACILITIES GRANT PROGRAM FUNDS.

SEC. 6003. RURAL WATER AND WASTEWATER CIRCUIT RIDER PROGRAM.

SEC. 6004. USE OF LOAN GUARANTEES FOR COMMUNITY FACILITIES.

SEC. 6005. TRIBAL COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY ESSENTIAL COMMUNITY FACILITIES.

SEC. 6006. ESSENTIAL COMMUNITY FACILITIES TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AND TRAINING.

SEC. 6007. EMERGENCY AND IMMINENT COMMUNITY WATER ASSISTANCE GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 6008. WATER SYSTEMS FOR RURAL AND NATIVE VILLAGES IN ALASKA.

SEC. 6009. HOUSEHOLD WATER WELL SYSTEMS.

SEC. 6010. RURAL BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY LOAN PROGRAM.

SEC. 6011. SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT GRANTS.

SEC. 6012. RURAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT GRANTS.

SEC. 6013. RURAL COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT GRANTS.

SEC. 6014. LOCALLY OR REGIONALLY PRODUCED AGRICULTURAL FOOD PRODUCTS.

SEC. 6015. APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER FOR RURAL AREAS PROGRAM.

SEC. 6016. RURAL ECONOMIC AREA PARTNERSHIP ZONES.

SEC. 6017. INTERMEDIARY RELENDING PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 310H. INTERMEDIARY RELENDING PROGRAM.

SEC. 6018. RURAL COLLEGE COORDINATED STRATEGY.

SEC. 6019. RURAL WATER AND WASTE DISPOSAL INFRASTRUCTURE.

SEC. 6020. SIMPLIFIED APPLICATIONS.

SEC. 6021. NATIONAL RURAL DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP.

SEC. 6022. GRANTS FOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO TRANSMITTERS.

SEC. 6023. RURAL MICROENTREPRENEUR ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

SEC. 6024. HEALTH CARE SERVICES.

SEC. 6025. STRATEGIC ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT.

‘SEC. 379H. STRATEGIC ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT.

SEC. 6026. DELTA REGIONAL AUTHORITY.

SEC. 6027. NORTHERN GREAT PLAINS REGIONAL AUTHORITY.

SEC. 6028. RURAL BUSINESS INVESTMENT PROGRAM.

Subtitle B--Rural Electrification Act of 1936

SEC. 6101. FEES FOR CERTAIN LOAN GUARANTEES.

‘SEC. 5. FEES FOR CERTAIN LOAN GUARANTEES.

SEC. 6102. GUARANTEES FOR BONDS AND NOTES ISSUED FOR ELECTRIFICATION OR TELEPHONE PURPOSES.

SEC. 6103. EXPANSION OF 911 ACCESS.

SEC. 6104. ACCESS TO BROADBAND TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICES IN RURAL AREAS.

‘(aa) the broadband map of the affected State if the map contains address-level data; or

‘(bb) the National Broadband Map if address-level data is unavailable.’;

SEC. 6105. RURAL GIGABIT NETWORK PILOT PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 603. RURAL GIGABIT NETWORK PILOT PROGRAM.

Subtitle C--Miscellaneous

SEC. 6201. DISTANCE LEARNING AND TELEMEDICINE.

SEC. 6202. AGRICULTURAL TRANSPORTATION.

SEC. 6203. VALUE-ADDED AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT MARKET DEVELOPMENT GRANTS.

SEC. 6204. AGRICULTURE INNOVATION CENTER DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM.

SEC. 6205. RURAL ENERGY SAVINGS PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 6407. RURAL ENERGY SAVINGS PROGRAM.

SEC. 6206. STUDY OF RURAL TRANSPORTATION ISSUES.

SEC. 6207. REGIONAL ECONOMIC AND INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT.

SEC. 6208. DEFINITION OF RURAL AREA FOR PURPOSES OF THE HOUSING ACT OF 1949.

SEC. 6209. PROGRAM METRICS.

SEC. 6210. FUNDING OF PENDING RURAL DEVELOPMENT LOAN AND GRANT APPLICATIONS.

TITLE VII--RESEARCH, EXTENSION, AND RELATED MATTERS

Subtitle A--National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching Policy Act of 1977

SEC. 7101. OPTION TO BE INCLUDED AS NON-LAND-GRANT COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE.

SEC. 7102. NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, EXTENSION, EDUCATION, AND ECONOMICS ADVISORY BOARD.

SEC. 7103. SPECIALTY CROP COMMITTEE.

SEC. 7104. VETERINARY SERVICES GRANT PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 1415B. VETERINARY SERVICES GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 7105. GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURE SCIENCES EDUCATION.

SEC. 7106. AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD POLICY RESEARCH CENTERS.

SEC. 7107. EDUCATION GRANTS TO ALASKA NATIVE SERVING INSTITUTIONS AND NATIVE HAWAIIAN SERVING INSTITUTIONS.

SEC. 7108. REPEAL OF HUMAN NUTRITION INTERVENTION AND HEALTH PROMOTION RESEARCH PROGRAM.

SEC. 7109. REPEAL OF PILOT RESEARCH PROGRAM TO COMBINE MEDICAL AND AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH.

SEC. 7110. NUTRITION EDUCATION PROGRAM.

SEC. 7111. CONTINUING ANIMAL HEALTH AND DISEASE RESEARCH PROGRAMS.

‘SEC. 1433. CONTINUING ANIMAL HEALTH AND DISEASE, FOOD SECURITY, AND STEWARDSHIP RESEARCH, EDUCATION, AND EXTENSION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 7112. GRANTS TO UPGRADE AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD SCIENCES FACILITIES AT 1890 LAND-GRANT COLLEGES, INCLUDING TUSKEGEE UNIVERSITY.

SEC. 7113. GRANTS TO UPGRADE AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SCIENCE FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT AT INSULAR AREA LAND-GRANT INSTITUTIONS.

SEC. 7114. REPEAL OF NATIONAL RESEARCH AND TRAINING VIRTUAL CENTERS.

SEC. 7115. HISPANIC-SERVING INSTITUTIONS.

SEC. 7116. COMPETITIVE GRANTS PROGRAM FOR HISPANIC AGRICULTURAL WORKERS AND YOUTH.

SEC. 7117. COMPETITIVE GRANTS FOR INTERNATIONAL AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE AND EDUCATION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 7118. REPEAL OF RESEARCH EQUIPMENT GRANTS.

SEC. 7119. UNIVERSITY RESEARCH.

SEC. 7120. EXTENSION SERVICE.

SEC. 7121. AUDITING, REPORTING, BOOKKEEPING, AND ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS.

SEC. 7122. SUPPLEMENTAL AND ALTERNATIVE CROPS.

SEC. 7123. CAPACITY BUILDING GRANTS FOR NLGCA INSTITUTIONS.

SEC. 7124. AQUACULTURE ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.

‘SEC. 1477. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

SEC. 7125. RANGELAND RESEARCH PROGRAMS.

SEC. 7126. SPECIAL AUTHORIZATION FOR BIOSECURITY PLANNING AND RESPONSE.

SEC. 7127. DISTANCE EDUCATION AND RESIDENT INSTRUCTION GRANTS PROGRAM FOR INSULAR AREA INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

SEC. 7128. MATCHING FUNDS REQUIREMENT.

‘Subtitle P--General Provisions

‘SEC. 1492. MATCHING FUNDS REQUIREMENT.

SEC. 7129. DESIGNATION OF CENTRAL STATE UNIVERSITY AS 1890 INSTITUTION.

Subtitle B--Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990

SEC. 7201. BEST UTILIZATION OF BIOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS.

SEC. 7202. INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS.

SEC. 7203. SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT AND TRANSFER PROGRAM.

SEC. 7204. NATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAM.

SEC. 7205. NATIONAL GENETICS RESOURCES PROGRAM.

SEC. 7206. NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL WEATHER INFORMATION SYSTEM.

SEC. 7207. REPEAL OF RURAL ELECTRONIC COMMERCE EXTENSION PROGRAM.

SEC. 7208. AGRICULTURAL GENOME INITIATIVE.

SEC. 7209. HIGH-PRIORITY RESEARCH AND EXTENSION INITIATIVES.

SEC. 7210. REPEAL OF NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT RESEARCH AND EXTENSION INITIATIVE.

SEC. 7211. ORGANIC AGRICULTURE RESEARCH AND EXTENSION INITIATIVE.

SEC. 7212. REPEAL OF AGRICULTURAL BIOENERGY FEEDSTOCK AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY RESEARCH AND EXTENSION INITIATIVE.

SEC. 7213. FARM BUSINESS MANAGEMENT.

SEC. 7214. CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE.

‘SEC. 1673. CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE.

SEC. 7215. REPEAL OF RED MEAT SAFETY RESEARCH CENTER.

SEC. 7216. ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM FOR FARMERS WITH DISABILITIES.

SEC. 7217. NATIONAL RURAL INFORMATION CENTER CLEARINGHOUSE.

Subtitle C--Agricultural Research, Extension, and Education Reform Act of 1998

SEC. 7301. RELEVANCE AND MERIT OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, EXTENSION, AND EDUCATION FUNDED BY THE DEPARTMENT.

SEC. 7302. INTEGRATED RESEARCH, EDUCATION, AND EXTENSION COMPETITIVE GRANTS PROGRAM.

SEC. 7303. SUPPORT FOR RESEARCH REGARDING DISEASES OF WHEAT, TRITICALE, AND BARLEY CAUSED BY FUSARIUM GRAMINEARUM OR BY TILLETIA INDICA.

SEC. 7304. REPEAL OF BOVINE JOHNE’S DISEASE CONTROL PROGRAM.

SEC. 7305. GRANTS FOR YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS.

SEC. 7306. SPECIALTY CROP RESEARCH INITIATIVE.

SEC. 7307. [H7308] FOOD ANIMAL RESIDUE AVOIDANCE DATABASE PROGRAM.

SEC. 7308. REPEAL OF NATIONAL SWINE RESEARCH CENTER.

SEC. 7309. OFFICE OF PEST MANAGEMENT POLICY.

SEC. 7310. FORESTRY PRODUCTS ADVANCED UTILIZATION RESEARCH.

‘SEC. 617. FORESTRY PRODUCTS ADVANCED UTILIZATION RESEARCH.

SEC. 7311. REPEAL OF STUDIES OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, EXTENSION, AND EDUCATION.

Subtitle D--Other Laws

SEC. 7401. CRITICAL AGRICULTURAL MATERIALS ACT.

SEC. 7402. EQUITY IN EDUCATIONAL LAND-GRANT STATUS ACT OF 1994.

‘SEC. 532. DEFINITION OF 1994 INSTITUTION.

SEC. 7403. RESEARCH FACILITIES ACT.

SEC. 7404. COMPETITIVE, SPECIAL, AND FACILITIES RESEARCH GRANT ACT.

SEC. 7405. RENEWABLE RESOURCES EXTENSION ACT OF 1978.

SEC. 7406. NATIONAL AQUACULTURE ACT OF 1980.

SEC. 7407. REPEAL OF USE OF REMOTE SENSING DATA.

SEC. 7408. REPEAL OF REPORTS UNDER FARM SECURITY AND RURAL INVESTMENT ACT OF 2002.

SEC. 7409. BEGINNING FARMER AND RANCHER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 7410. NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, EXTENSION, AND TEACHING POLICY ACT AMENDMENTS OF 1985.

Subtitle E--Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008

PART I--AGRICULTURAL SECURITY

SEC. 7501. AGRICULTURAL BIOSECURITY COMMUNICATION CENTER.

SEC. 7502. ASSISTANCE TO BUILD LOCAL CAPACITY IN AGRICULTURAL BIOSECURITY PLANNING, PREPARATION, AND RESPONSE.

SEC. 7503. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF AGRICULTURAL COUNTERMEASURES.

SEC. 7504. AGRICULTURAL BIOSECURITY GRANT PROGRAM.

PART II--MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

SEC. 7511. ENHANCED USE LEASE AUTHORITY PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 7512. GRAZINGLANDS RESEARCH LABORATORY.

SEC. 7513. BUDGET SUBMISSION AND FUNDING.

SEC. 7514. REPEAL OF SEED DISTRIBUTION.

SEC. 7515. NATURAL PRODUCTS RESEARCH PROGRAM.

SEC. 7516. SUN GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 7517. REPEAL OF STUDY AND REPORT ON FOOD DESERTS.

SEC. 7518. REPEAL OF AGRICULTURAL AND RURAL TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH AND EDUCATION.

Subtitle F--Miscellaneous Provisions

SEC. 7601. FOUNDATION FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURE RESEARCH.

(aa) the acceptance, solicitation, and disposition of donations and grants to the Foundation; and

(bb) the disposition of assets of the Foundation, including appropriate limits on the ability of donors to designate, by stipulation or restriction, the use or recipient of donated funds;

(aa) a description of Foundation activities, including accomplishments; and

(bb) a comprehensive statement of the operations and financial condition of the Foundation.

(aa) the source of the gifts, grants, devises, or bequests; and

(bb) any restrictions on the purposes for which the gift, grant, devise, or bequest may be used.

(aa) make copies of each report submitted under subclause (I) available for public inspection; and

(bb) on request, provide a copy of the report to any individual.

SEC. 7602. CONCESSIONS AND AGREEMENTS WITH NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS FOR NATIONAL ARBORETUM.

SEC. 7603. AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD LAW RESEARCH, LEGAL TOOLS, AND INFORMATION.

SEC. 7604. COTTON DISEASE RESEARCH REPORT.

SEC. 7605. MISCELLANEOUS TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS.

SEC. 7606. LEGITIMACY OF INDUSTRIAL HEMP RESEARCH.

TITLE VIII--FORESTRY

Subtitle A--Repeal of Certain Forestry Programs

SEC. 8001. FOREST LAND ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 8002. WATERSHED FORESTRY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

SEC. 8003. EXPIRED COOPERATIVE NATIONAL FOREST PRODUCTS MARKETING PROGRAM.

SEC. 8004. HISPANIC-SERVING INSTITUTION AGRICULTURAL LAND NATIONAL RESOURCES LEADERSHIP PROGRAM.

SEC. 8005. TRIBAL WATERSHED FORESTRY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

SEC. 8006. SEPARATE FOREST SERVICE DECISIONMAKING AND APPEALS PROCESS.

Subtitle B--Reauthorization of Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978 Programs

SEC. 8101. STATE-WIDE ASSESSMENT AND STRATEGIES FOR FOREST RESOURCES.

Subtitle C--Reauthorization of Other Forestry-Related Laws

SEC. 8201. RURAL REVITALIZATION TECHNOLOGIES.

SEC. 8202. OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL FORESTRY.

SEC. 8203. HEALTHY FORESTS RESERVE PROGRAM.

SEC. 8204. INSECT AND DISEASE INFESTATION.

‘SEC. 602. DESIGNATION OF TREATMENT AREAS.

‘SEC. 603. ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW.

SEC. 8205. STEWARDSHIP END RESULT CONTRACTING PROJECTS.

‘SEC. 604. STEWARDSHIP END RESULT CONTRACTING PROJECTS.

SEC. 8206. GOOD NEIGHBOR AUTHORITY.

Subtitle D--Miscellaneous Provisions

SEC. 8301. REVISION OF STRATEGIC PLAN FOR FOREST INVENTORY AND ANALYSIS.

SEC. 8302. FOREST SERVICE PARTICIPATION IN ACES PROGRAM.

SEC. 8303. EXTENSION OF STEWARDSHIP CONTRACTS AUTHORITY REGARDING USE OF DESIGNATION BY PRESCRIPTION TO ALL THINNING SALES UNDER NATIONAL FOREST MANAGEMENT ACT OF 1976.

SEC. 8304. REIMBURSEMENT OF FIRE FUNDS.

SEC. 8305. FOREST SERVICE LARGE AIRTANKER AND AERIAL ASSET FIREFIGHTING RECAPITALIZATION PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 8306. LAND CONVEYANCE, JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST IN WISE COUNTY, VIRGINIA.

TITLE IX--ENERGY

SEC. 9001. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 9002. BIOBASED MARKETS PROGRAM.

SEC. 9003. BIOREFINERY ASSISTANCE.

SEC. 9004. REPOWERING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

SEC. 9005. BIOENERGY PROGRAM FOR ADVANCED BIOFUELS.

SEC. 9006. BIODIESEL FUEL EDUCATION PROGRAM.

SEC. 9007. RURAL ENERGY FOR AMERICA PROGRAM.

SEC. 9008. BIOMASS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT.

SEC. 9009. FEEDSTOCK FLEXIBILITY PROGRAM FOR BIOENERGY PRODUCERS.

SEC. 9010. BIOMASS CROP ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 9011. BIOMASS CROP ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

‘(aa) National Forest System;

‘(bb) Bureau of Land Management land;

‘(cc) non-Federal land; or

‘(dd) land owned by an individual Indian or Indian tribe that is held in trust by the United States for the benefit of the individual Indian or Indian tribe or subject to a restriction against alienation imposed by the United States;

‘(aa) a conservation plan;

‘(bb) a forest stewardship plan; or

‘(cc) a plan that the Secretary determines is equivalent to a plan described in item (aa) or (bb) and consistent with Executive Order 13112 (42 U.S.C. 4321 note; relating to invasive species);

SEC. 9011. REPEAL OF FOREST BIOMASS FOR ENERGY.

SEC. 9012. COMMUNITY WOOD ENERGY PROGRAM.

SEC. 9013. REPEAL OF BIOFUELS INFRASTRUCTURE STUDY.

SEC. 9014. REPEAL OF RENEWABLE FERTILIZER STUDY.

SEC. 9015. ENERGY EFFICIENCY REPORT FOR USDA FACILITIES.

TITLE X--HORTICULTURE

SEC. 10001. SPECIALTY CROPS MARKET NEWS ALLOCATION.

SEC. 10002. REPEAL OF GRANT PROGRAM TO IMPROVE MOVEMENT OF SPECIALTY CROPS.

SEC. 10003. FARMERS’ MARKET AND LOCAL FOOD PROMOTION PROGRAM.

SEC. 10004. ORGANIC AGRICULTURE.

SEC. 10005. INVESTIGATIONS AND ENFORCEMENT OF THE ORGANIC FOODS PRODUCTION ACT OF 1990.

‘SEC. 2120. RECORDKEEPING, INVESTIGATIONS, AND ENFORCEMENT.

SEC. 10006. FOOD SAFETY EDUCATION INITIATIVES.

SEC. 10007. CONSOLIDATION OF PLANT PEST AND DISEASE MANAGEMENT AND DISASTER PREVENTION PROGRAMS.

SEC. 10008. IMPORTATION OF SEED.

SEC. 10009. BULK SHIPMENTS OF APPLES TO CANADA.

‘SEC. 4. EXEMPTIONS.

SEC. 10010. SPECIALTY CROP BLOCK GRANTS.

SEC. 10011. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE CONSULTATION REGARDING ENFORCEMENT OF CERTAIN LABOR LAW PROVISIONS.

SEC. 10012. REPORT ON HONEY.

SEC. 10013. REPORTS TO CONGRESS.

SEC. 10014. STAY OF REGULATIONS.

SEC. 10015. REGULATION OF SULFURYL FLUORIDE.

SEC. 10016. LOCAL FOOD PRODUCTION AND PROGRAM EVALUATION.

SEC. 10017. CLARIFICATION OF USE OF FUNDS FOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE.

TITLE XI--CROP INSURANCE

SEC. 11001. INFORMATION SHARING.

SEC. 11002. PUBLICATION OF INFORMATION ON VIOLATIONS OF PROHIBITION ON PREMIUM ADJUSTMENTS.

SEC. 11003. SUPPLEMENTAL COVERAGE OPTION.

SEC. 11004. CROP MARGIN COVERAGE OPTION.

SEC. 11005. PREMIUM AMOUNTS FOR CATASTROPHIC RISK PROTECTION.

SEC. 11006. PERMANENT ENTERPRISE UNIT SUBSIDY.

SEC. 11007. ENTERPRISE UNITS FOR IRRIGATED AND NONIRRIGATED CROPS.

SEC. 11008. DATA COLLECTION.

SEC. 11009. ADJUSTMENT IN ACTUAL PRODUCTION HISTORY TO ESTABLISH INSURABLE YIELDS.

SEC. 11010. SUBMISSION OF POLICIES AND BOARD REVIEW AND APPROVAL.

‘(aa) in a significantly improved form;

‘(bb) to a crop or region not traditionally served by the Federal crop insurance program; or

‘(cc) in a form that addresses a recognized flaw or problem in the program;

SEC. 11011. CONSULTATION.

SEC. 11012. BUDGET LIMITATIONS ON RENEGOTIATION OF THE STANDARD REINSURANCE AGREEMENT.

SEC. 11013. TEST WEIGHT FOR CORN.

SEC. 11014. CROP PRODUCTION ON NATIVE SOD.

SEC. 11015. COVERAGE LEVELS BY PRACTICE.

SEC. 11016. BEGINNING FARMER AND RANCHER PROVISIONS.

SEC. 11017. STACKED INCOME PROTECTION PLAN FOR PRODUCERS OF UPLAND COTTON.

‘SEC. 508B. STACKED INCOME PROTECTION PLAN FOR PRODUCERS OF UPLAND COTTON.

SEC. 11018. PEANUT REVENUE CROP INSURANCE.

‘SEC. 508C. PEANUT REVENUE CROP INSURANCE.

SEC. 11019. AUTHORITY TO CORRECT ERRORS.

SEC. 11020. IMPLEMENTATION.

SEC. 11021. CROP INSURANCE FRAUD.

SEC. 11022. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PRIORITIES.

SEC. 11023. CROP INSURANCE FOR ORGANIC CROPS.

SEC. 11024. PROGRAM COMPLIANCE PARTNERSHIPS.

SEC. 11025. PILOT PROGRAMS.

SEC. 11026. INDEX-BASED WEATHER INSURANCE PILOT PROGRAM.

SEC. 11027. ENHANCING PRODUCER SELF-HELP THROUGH FARM FINANCIAL BENCHMARKING.

SEC. 11028. TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS.

TITLE XII--MISCELLANEOUS

Subtitle A--Livestock

SEC. 12101. TRICHINAE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM.

SEC. 12102. SHEEP PRODUCTION AND MARKETING GRANT PROGRAM.

‘SEC. 209. SHEEP PRODUCTION AND MARKETING GRANT PROGRAM.

SEC. 12103. NATIONAL AQUATIC ANIMAL HEALTH PLAN.

SEC. 12104. COUNTRY OF ORIGIN LABELING.

SEC. 12105. NATIONAL ANIMAL HEALTH LABORATORY NETWORK.

‘SEC. 10409A. NATIONAL ANIMAL HEALTH LABORATORY NETWORK.

SEC. 12106. FOOD SAFETY INSPECTION.

SEC. 12107. NATIONAL POULTRY IMPROVEMENT PLAN.

SEC. 12108. SENSE OF CONGRESS REGARDING FERAL SWINE ERADICATION.

Subtitle B--Socially Disadvantaged Producers and Limited Resource Producers

SEC. 12201. OUTREACH AND ASSISTANCE FOR SOCIALLY DISADVANTAGED FARMERS AND RANCHERS AND VETERAN FARMERS AND RANCHERS.

SEC. 12202. OFFICE OF ADVOCACY AND OUTREACH.

SEC. 12203. SOCIALLY DISADVANTAGED FARMERS AND RANCHERS POLICY RESEARCH CENTER.

SEC. 12204. RECEIPT FOR SERVICE OR DENIAL OF SERVICE FROM CERTAIN DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AGENCIES.

Subtitle C--Other Miscellaneous Provisions

SEC. 12301. GRANTS TO IMPROVE SUPPLY, STABILITY, SAFETY, AND TRAINING OF AGRICULTURAL LABOR FORCE.

SEC. 12302. PROGRAM BENEFIT ELIGIBILITY STATUS FOR PARTICIPANTS IN HIGH PLAINS WATER STUDY.

SEC. 12303. OFFICE OF TRIBAL RELATIONS.

‘SEC. 309. OFFICE OF TRIBAL RELATIONS.

SEC. 12304. MILITARY VETERANS AGRICULTURAL LIAISON.

‘SEC. 219. MILITARY VETERANS AGRICULTURAL LIAISON.

SEC. 12305. NONINSURED CROP ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

‘(ii) for which additional coverage under subsections (c) and (h) of section 508 of that Act (7 U.S.C. 1508) is not available; and’; and

SEC. 12306. ACER ACCESS AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM.

SEC. 12307. SCIENCE ADVISORY BOARD.

SEC. 12308. AMENDMENTS TO ANIMAL WELFARE ACT.

SEC. 12309. PRODUCE REPRESENTED AS GROWN IN THE UNITED STATES WHEN IT IS NOT IN FACT GROWN IN THE UNITED STATES.

SEC. 12310. REPORT ON WATER SHARING.

SEC. 12311. SCIENTIFIC AND ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE FDA FOOD SAFETY MODERNIZATION ACT.

SEC. 12312. PAYMENT IN LIEU OF TAXES.

SEC. 12313. SILVICULTURAL ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 12314. PIMA AGRICULTURE COTTON TRUST FUND.

SEC. 12315. AGRICULTURE WOOL APPAREL MANUFACTURERS TRUST FUND.

SEC. 12316. WOOL RESEARCH AND PROMOTION.

Subtitle D--Oilheat Efficiency, Renewable Fuel Research and Jobs Training

SEC. 12401. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 12402. FINDINGS AND PURPOSES.

SEC. 12403. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 12404. MEMBERSHIP.

SEC. 12405. FUNCTIONS.

SEC. 12406. ASSESSMENTS.