H.R. 3855 (109th): Emergency Farm Relief Act of 2006


Sep 21, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas “Tom” Tancredo

Representative for Colorado's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2005
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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.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2005--Introduced.Directs: (1) the Secretary of Agriculture to select 15% of the lands included in the National Forest System and to convey the lands selected by public sale; and (2) the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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) (show)

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

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