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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Aug 2, 1991

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