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.
Senator from Wisconsin
- See Instead:
H.R. 1516 (same title)
Passed House — Jul 27, 1988
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).
S. 708 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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