H. R. 4211
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
November 1, 2017
Mr. Marshall introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture
To amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to provide to producers partial payments under the livestock indemnity program for livestock sold for salvage.
Livestock indemnity payments for livestock sold for salvage
Section 1501(b) of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (7 U.S.C. 9081(b)) is amended—
in paragraph (1), in the matter preceding subparagraph (A), by inserting
sold livestock for a reduced sale price in excess of the normal mortality, or both, after
in paragraph (2), by striking
on the day before the date of death of the livestock, as determined by the Secretary. and inserting the following:
, as determined by the Secretary on, as applicable—
the day before the date of death of the livestock; or
the day before the date of sale of the livestock.
by adding at the end the following:
A payment made under paragraph (1) to an eligible producer on a farm that sold livestock for a reduced sale price in excess of the normal mortality shall be reduced by the amount that the producer received for the sale.