Legislation, when passed into law, may mandate implementation of new or reformed policies, establishment of new entities and programs, and application of other measures enacted to address national priorities.
Administrative actions may be driven by legislation or by federal regulations. NIFA staff ensure that mandated legislative and regulatory measures are applied in direct compliance with requirements.
NIFA's Current Administrative Actions:
- Matching Requirements
- Indirect Cost Recovery Changes
- Centers of Excellence
- Commodity Boards
- Request for Non-Land-Grant College of Agriculture Designation
- List of Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities (HSACU)
- Industrial Hemp
- DOL Overtime Final Rule