S. 1493 (109th): Chesapeake Bay Watershed Forestry Program Act of 2005

Introduced:

Jul 26, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Paul Sarbanes
Senator from Maryland
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2005
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a program to expand and strengthen cooperative efforts to restore and protect forests in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 830 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 2003

H.R. 4126 (Related)
Chesapeake Bay Restoration Enhancement Act of 2005

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2006

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1493” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jul 26, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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