Vote — Feb 8, 2016 5:31 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 83/0
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Sep 10, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
This bill was introduced on September 10, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oklahoma
A bill to amend the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resources Planning Act of 1974 to strengthen the protection of native biodiversity and to place restraints on clearcutting and certain other cutting practices on the forests of the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2543 (103rd).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3228”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3228 — 102nd Congress: Forest Biodiversity and Clearcutting Prohibition Act of 1992. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s3228
“S. 3228 — 102nd Congress: Forest Biodiversity and Clearcutting Prohibition Act of 1992.” www.GovTrack.us. 1992. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/s3228>
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