Vote — Nov 30, 2015 7:04 p.m.
Mar 6, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 9, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2008
Length: 13 pages
To provide a supplemental funding source for catastrophic emergency wildland fire suppression activities on Department of the Interior and National Forest System lands, to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to develop a cohesive wildland fire management strategy, and for other purposes.
7/9/2008--Passed House amended.Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act or FLAME Act - Section2 - Establishes in the Treasury the Federal Land Assistance, Management, and Enhancement Fund (the Flame Fund).Requires ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1404 (111th).
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Last Action: Mar 26, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5541 — 110th Congress: Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5541
“H.R. 5541 — 110th Congress: Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5541>
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