Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Mar 10, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on March 10, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
Passed House — Jul 27, 1988
A bill to require annual appropriations of funds to support timber management and resource conservation on the Tongass National Forest.
3/10/1987--Introduced.Tongass Timber Reform Act - Amends the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act to repeal the ongoing appropriations for timber utilization in the Tongass National Forest, Alaska. Repeals the requirement ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1516 (100th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 708 (100th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 708”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 708 — 100th Congress: Tongass Timber Reform Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s708
“S. 708 — 100th Congress: Tongass Timber Reform Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s708>
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