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


Feb 6, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

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


Claude Harris Jr.

Representative for Alabama's 7th congressional district


About the bill

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.

Summary (CRS)

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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 6, 1990

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