H.R. 3263 (102nd): Northwest Forest Protection and Community Stability Act of 1991


Aug 2, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sidney Morrison

Representative for Washington's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To provide a balanced solution to the current timber-based crisis in Oregon, Washington and northern California by establishing an ecologically significant old growth forest reserve system, ensuring the conservation of the northern spotted owl and the protection of other species associated with old growth forests, securing a predictable supply of timber to afford stability to timber dependent communities in the region , and providing economic adjustment assistance to communities and employees dependent on the forest industry.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4899 (Related)
Northwest Forests Management, Planning, Productivity Improvement, and Protection Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 18, 1992

H.R. 1309 (Related)
Community Stability Act of 1991

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 1991

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3263” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Aug 2, 1991


8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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