S. 2543 (103rd): Forest Biodiversity and Clearcutting Prohibition Act of 1994


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.


David Boren

Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Oct 7, 1994
Length: 51 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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S. 3228 (102nd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 10, 1992

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Oct 7, 1994


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