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S. HRG. 100-409

REFORM AND MODERNIZATION OF THE FARMERS

HOME ADMINISTRATION, S. 1179

HEARING

BEFORE THE

COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE,
NUTRITION, AND FORESTRY
UNITED STATES SENATE

ONE HUNDREDTH CONGRESS

FIRST SESSION

ON

S. 1179 A BILL TO AMEND THE CONSOLIDATED FARM AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT ACT TO IMPROVE THE ADMINISTRATION OF FARMERS HOME ADMINISTRATION LOANS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE, NUTRITION, AND FORESTRY

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PATRICK J. LEAHY, Vermont, Chairman JOHN MELCHER, Montana

RICHARD G. LUGAR, Indiana DAVID H. PRYOR, Arkansas

ROBERT DOLE, Kansas DAVID L. BOREN, Oklahoma

JESSE HELMS, North Carolina HOWELL HEFLIN, Alabama

THAD COCHRAN, Mississippi TOM HARKIN, Iowa

RUDY BOSCHWITZ, Minnesota KENT CONRAD, North Dakota

MITCH MCCONNELL, Kentucky WYCHE FOWLER, JR., Georgia

CHRISTOPHER S. "KIT” BOND, Missouri THOMAS A. DASCHLE, South Dakota

PETE WILSON, California
JOHN B. BREAUX, Louisiana

DAVID K. KARNES, Nebraska
CHARLES RIEMENSCHNEIDER, Staff Director

JOHN PODESTA, Chief Counsel

CHRISTINE SARCONE, Chief Clerk
CHARLES CONNER, Staff Director for the Minority

(II)

CONTENTS

Page

1

TUESDAY, JUNE 9, 1987

Conrad, Hon. Kent, a U.S. Senator from North Dakota, opening statement......

Prepared statement

Section-by-section summary

Harkin, Hon. Tom, a U.S. Senator from Iowa....

Daschle, Hon. Thomas A., a U.S. Senator from South Dakota

CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF WITNESSES

Clark, Hon. Vance L., Administrator, Farmers Home Administration, U.S.

Department of Agriculture...

Supplied answer concerning:

Appeals

The exact number of interest buydowns on guaranteed loans

Surplus and eligible property.

Senator Daschle's complaint that FmHA was requiring borrowers

who are renters to obtain signature of their landlord on the note

for operating loans....

Supplied table-Aging of Farmer Program Delinquent Amounts..

Massey, James T., executive director, Farmers' Legal Action Group, Inc., St.

Paul, MN..

Prepared statement with attachments...

Memorandum-Recent decisions in the Coleman v. Lyng national class

action lawsuit.

Court order halts farm foreclosures by FmHA, June 5, 1987.

Court order, press release, June 3, 1987

Excerpt of opinion issued May 7, 1987, and memorandum and order, Al-

83-47, dated May 7, 1987...

Memorandum and order, dated May 7, 1987

Memorandum and order, dated June 2, 1987

Severens, Eugene, Center for Rural Affairs, Walthill, NE.

Prepared statement

Information alert:

No. 87-03, dated April 24, 1987.

No. 87-04, dated May 21, 1987

No. 87-01, dated April 10, 1987.

"Strange doings at Farmers Home,” article from the Atlanta Constitution

Vogel, Sarah M., assistant attorney general, State of North Dakota ......

Prepared statement of attorneys general Nicholas Spaeth of North

Dakota, Hubert H. Humphrey III of Minnesota, and Tom M. Miller of

Iowa, Neil F. Hartigan of Illinois, submitted by Sarah M. Vogel... .......

Attachment A-Worksheet for accepting inventory property

Attachment B-AN from FmHA, dated February 13, 1987.

Paige, Ralph, executive director, Federation of Southern Cooperatives/Land

Assistance Fund, Atlanta, GA ...

Letter, dated May 21, 1987, from Gerald B. Murphy, president, Equity Control

Corp., Clear Lake, IA, to Senator Tom Harkin.

Bergstrom, Gary, president, the National Bank of Harvey, Harvey, ND.............

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