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H.R. 3377 (104th): Rural Right-of-Way Fairness Act

To amend the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 to provide for determining tort liability of holders of rights-of-way over Federal lands under the ordinary rules of negligence and to clarify the exemption from right-of-way rental fees for certain rural electric and telephone facilities.

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Sponsor and status

Wes Cooley

Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 1, 1996
Length: 2 pages

May 1, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


May 1, 1996

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H.R. 3377 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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