About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to require annual appropriations of funds to support timber management and resource conservation on the Tongass National Forest.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Mar 10, 1987
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jul 27, 1988
Companion Bill —
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.
22 cosponsors (17D, 5R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Jul 27, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s708>
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