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USDA/FCIC RIN: 0563-AC69 Publication ID: Spring 2020 
Title: ●Area Risk Protection Insurance Basic Provisions; Common Crop Insurance Policy, Basic Provisions; and Common Crop Insurance Regulations, Coarse Grains Crop Provisions 

This rule will amend the Common Crop Insurance Policy Basic Provisions to implement the changes contained in the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018. Section 11122 of the 2018 Farm Bill required that FCIC research and develop methods of adjusting for quality losses that 1) Do not impact the actual production history of a producer; 2) Allow producers to exclude a quality loss from their actual production history when the quality loss is insufficient to trigger an indemnity payment; 3) Is optional for a producer to use; and 4) Is offered at an actuarially sound premium rate. In addition to changes mandated by the 2018 Farm Bill, FCIC is making some discretionary changes to the CCIP Basic Provisions, the Area Risk Protection Insurance (ARPI) Basic Provisions, and the Coarse Grains Crop Insurance Provisions.

Agency: Department of Agriculture(USDA)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Not subject to, not significant 
CFR Citation: 7 CFR 407    7 CFR 457   
Legal Authority: 7 U.S.C. 1506 (l)    7 U.S.C. 1506 (o)   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
Final Rule  06/00/2020 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Deirdre Holder
Team Lead, Regulatory Analysis and Paperwork Requirements Team
Department of Agriculture
Farm Production and Conservation Business Center, 1400 Independence Avenue SW,
Washington, DC 20250-0572
Phone:202 205-5851