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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.
Forests for Future Generations Act - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to develop research protocols for collecting and analyzing scientific information about the effectiveness ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2079>
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