AG DISASTER FUND/CERTAIN COUNTIES.

View NCGA Bill Details2019-2020 Session
House Bill 127 (Public) Filed Wednesday, February 20, 2019
AN ACT TO EXTEND THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR THE HURRICANE FLORENCE AGRICULTURAL DISASTER PROGRAM OF 2018 FOR CERTAIN COUNTIES THAT RECEIVED A PRESIDENTIAL OR SECRETARIAL DISASTER DECLARATION AS A RESULT OF HURRICANE MICHAEL AFTER THE ORIGINAL DEADLINE.
Intro. by Elmore, R. Turner, Fraley, Stevens.

Status: Ref to the Com on Agriculture, if favorable, State and Local Government, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House (House action) (Feb 21 2019)
H 127

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Feb 20 2019 - More information

    Identical to S 77, filed 2/18/19.

    Deems eligible for financial assistance set out in Section 5.11 of SL 2018-136 (Hurricane Florence Agricultural Disaster Program of 2018) persons who experienced a verifiable loss of agricultural commodities as a result of Hurricane Michael whose farm is located in a county that received a Presidential or Secretarial disaster declaration, as specified, between January 31, 2019, and February 15, 2019. Directs the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to accept applications from eligible persons for no more than 10 consecutive business days on which the federal government is not partially or fully shut down, beginning on the date the act becomes law. Sunsets the act on the date the Department has processed all applications validly received during the prescribed period.

     


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