About the bill
- Full Title
To raise funds necessary to respond to Hurricane Katrina and future disasters by selling a portion of the lands administered by the Forest Service and the Department of the Interior, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Sep 21, 2005
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3855”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
11 cosponsors (11R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3855 — 109th Congress: Emergency Farm Relief Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3855
“H.R. 3855 — 109th Congress: Emergency Farm Relief Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr3855>
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