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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sep 10, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 10, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oklahoma
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2543 (103rd).
S. 3228 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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