A bill to amend the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resourses Planning Act of 1974, the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966, the National Indian Forest Resources Management Act, and title 10, United States Code, to strengthen the protection of native biodiversity, to designate special areas where extractive logging is prohibited, to place restraints upon 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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oklahoma. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 7, 1994
Length: 51 pages
Oct 7, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 7, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 10, 1992
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3228 (102nd).
Oct 7, 1994
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S. 2543 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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