H.R. 3955 (101st): National Fire Forces Mobilization Act of 1990

Introduced:
Feb 06, 1990 (101st Congress, 1989–1990)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Claude Harris Jr.
Representative for Alabama's 7th congressional district
Party
Democrat
 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 6, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 06, 1990
Referred to Committee Feb 06, 1990
 
Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to provide for national mobilization of rural firefighting forces to deal with the mounting danger of wildfires in the urban-rural interface areas of the United States.

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Cosponsors
108 cosponsors (73D, 35R) (show)
Committees

House Agriculture

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2/6/1990--Introduced.
National Fire Forces Mobilization Act of 1990 - Amends the Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978 to authorize appropriations to be provided as Federal matching funds to State forestry agencies and rural volunteer fire departments so that they may assist other fire fighting organizations in combatting fires.

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