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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 18, 2005
Length: 46 pages
Nov 18, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 18, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Nov 18, 2005
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S. 2079 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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