United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Mar 01, 2024
In this section, the term “livestock” includes elk, reindeer, bison, horses, and deer.
In such amounts as are provided in advance in appropriation Acts, the Secretary of Agriculture may provide assistance to dairy and other livestock producers to cover economic losses incurred by such producers in connection with the production of livestock.
The Secretary may not use the funds of the Commodity Credit Corporation to provide assistance under this section.
There is authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary such sums as may be necessary to carry out this section.