In order to meet the oversight responsibilities required by the Soybean Promotion, Research and Consumer Information Act and Order, the following procedures will be followed to ensure compliance with the Act and the Order, USDA-AMS policies, USB policies and internal control standards:
  • Review of each QSSB’s annual financial statements by a certified public accountant or authorized State agency.
  • Annual “internal” compliance testing of about six selected QSSBs, performed by the Soybean Checkoff Compliance Coordinator.