Passed House & Senate — Feb 10, 2016
Last Action: On motion that the House agree to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Explanation: This bill was passed by Congress on February 10, 2016 and goes to the President next.
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Nov 18, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on November 18, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oregon
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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2005
Length: 46 pages
A bill to improve the ability of the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to promptly implement recovery treatments in response to catastrophic events affecting the natural resources of Forest Service land and Bureau of Land Management Land, respectively, to support the recovery of non-Federal land damaged by catastrophic events, to assist impacted communities, to revitalize Forest Service experimental forests, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2079”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2079 — 109th Congress: Forests for Future Generations Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2079
“S. 2079 — 109th Congress: Forests for Future Generations Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2079>
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