U.S. Federal Register - Tomatoes grown in Florida; Increased assessment rate
Washington, DC, USA
July 26, 2012
[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 144 (Thursday, July 26, 2012)]
[Rules and Regulations]
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[FR Doc No: 2012-18317]
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Agricultural Marketing Service
7 CFR Part 966
[Doc. No. AMS-FV-11-0080; FV11-966-1 FR]
Tomatoes Grown in Florida; Increased Assessment Rate
AGENCY: Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA.
ACTION: Final rule.
SUMMARY: This rule increases the assessment rate established for the Florida Tomato Committee (Committee) for the 2011-12 and subsequent fiscal periods from $0.0275 to $0.037 per 25-pound carton of tomatoes handled. The Committee locally administers the marketing order which regulates the handling of tomatoes grown in Florida. Assessments upon tomato handlers are used by the Committee to fund reasonable and necessary expenses of the program. The fiscal period begins August 1 and ends July 31. The assessment rate will remain in effect indefinitely unless modified, suspended, or terminated.
DATES: Effective Date: July 27, 2012.
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