H.R. 4899 (102nd): Northwest Forests Management, Planning, Productivity Improvement, and Protection Act


Apr 9, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eligio “Kika” de la Garza

Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To establish an Old-Growth Forest Reserve, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Old-Growth ForestsSubtitleA - Old-Growth Forest ReserveEstablishes the Old-Growth Forest Reserve (the Reserve) with the following primary purposes:(1) protect ecologically-significant old-growth forests;(2) maintain and enhance areas that would contribute ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 9, 1992

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 18, 1992
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4899”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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. 3931 (Related)
Timber Resource Employment Enhancement Act of 1991

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 25, 1991

H.R. 3432 (Related)
Pacific Northwest Forest Community Recovery and Ecosystem Conservation Act of 1991

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 26, 1991

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