7 CFR 718.6 - Controlled substance.
(1) USDA benefit means the issuance of any grant, contract, loan, or payment by appropriated funds of the United States.
(1) Planting, cultivating, growing, producing, harvesting, or storing a controlled substance in any crop year is ineligible during the crop year of conviction and the four succeeding crop years, for any of the following USDA benefits:
(i) Any payments or benefits under the Direct and Counter Cyclical Program (DCP) in accordance with part 1412 of this title;
(ii) Any payments or benefits for losses to trees, crops, or livestock covered under disaster programs administered by FSA;
(iii) Any price support loan available in accordance with part 1421 of this title;
(v) A farm storage facility loan made under section 4(h) of the Commodity Credit Corporation Charter Act or any other Act;
(vii) A loan made or guaranteed under the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act or any other law administered by FSA's Farm Loan Programs.
(2) Possession or trafficking of a controlled substance, is ineligible for any or all USDA benefits:
(c) If a person denied benefits under this section is a shareholder, beneficiary, or member of an entity or joint operation, benefits for which the entity or joint operation is eligible will be reduced, for the appropriate period, by a percentage equal to the total interest of the shareholder, beneficiary, or member.
[72 FR 63284, Nov. 8, 2007]
Title 7 published on 2014-01-01
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