H.R. 5541 (110th): Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act

Introduced:

Mar 6, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Nick Rahall II

Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2008
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1404 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 26, 2009

S. 3256 (Related)
Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2008

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5541” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 6, 2008
Reported by Committee
Apr 17, 2008
Passed House
Jul 9, 2008
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Details

Cosponsors
56 cosponsors (48D, 8R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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