S. 708 (100th): Tongass Timber Reform Act

A bill to require annual appropriations of funds to support timber management and resource conservation on the Tongass National Forest.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 10, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 10, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Proxmire

Senator from Wisconsin


See Instead:

H.R. 1516 (same title)
Passed House — Jul 27, 1988


Mar 10, 1987

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S. 708 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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