S. 3228 (102nd): Forest Biodiversity and Clearcutting Prohibition Act of 1992


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.


David Boren

Senator from Oklahoma


About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

9/10/1992--Introduced.Forest Biodiversity and Clearcutting Prohibition Act of 1992 - Amends the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resources Planning Act of 1974 to: (1) provide for conservation of native biodiversity on National ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 10, 1992

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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.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 2543 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 7, 1994

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