1430.220 Misrepresentation and scheme or device.§ 1430.220 Misrepresentation and scheme or device.
(a) A dairy operation shall be ineligible for the MILC program if FSA determines that it knowingly:
(1) Adopted a scheme or device that tends to defeat the purpose of this program;
(2) Made any fraudulent representation; or
(3) Misrepresented any fact affecting a determination under this program. CCC will take steps deemed necessary to protect the interests of the government.
(b) Any funds disbursed to a producer or operation engaged in a misrepresentation, scheme, or device, shall be refunded to CCC. The remedies provided in this subpart shall be in addition to other civil, criminal, or administrative remedies which may apply.