H.R. 4970 (102nd): To further clarify authorities and duties of the Secretary of Agriculture in issuing ski area permits on National Forest System lands.


Apr 9, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 24, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Williams

Representative for Montana's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to charge a fee for all ski area permits on or partially on National Forest System lands issued pursuant to the National Forest Ski Area ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 9, 1992

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Sep 24, 1992
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4970”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


48 cosponsors (26D, 22R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2606 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Oct 7, 1992

H.R. 4971 (Related)
To clarify authorities of the Secretary of Agriculture in considering and issuing certain special ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 1992

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