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June 27, 2019


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Richard H. Flournoy, Deputy Administrator for Product Management /s/ Richard H. Flournoy    6/27/2019


2020 Appendix III - Standard Reinsurance Agreement and Livestock Price Reinsurance Agreement

The 2020 Appendix III to the Standard Reinsurance Agreement and the Livestock Price Reinsurance Agreement (Appendix III) has been updated with approved modifications. Appendix III is available electronically via the Risk Management Agency (RMA) website at under the Appendix III/M- 13 directory.

Modifications in the 2020 Appendix III include:

  • Data narrative update for implementing Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA) Information and Security Standards and Guidelines
  • Revised Approved Insurance Provider (AIP) Information System Security Compliance Deliverables; and
  • Revised RMA-AIP Interconnection Security Agreement template.
  • Farm Bill implementation:
  • Actual Production History reporting requirements; and
  • Veteran Farmer and Rancher benefits.
  • Other crop insurance program changes are:
  • New commodity Hybrid Vegetable Seed (0066); and
  • Modified P57 Quality Control Reporting Record and a new P57A Quality Control Review Correction Record.

Questions or comments regarding Appendix III content can be submitted using “comments” in the subject line to


December 31, 2020.

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