New Cosponsors — Apr 21, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael “Mike” Simpson [R-ID2]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Rob Bishop [R-UT1]
The bill now has 12 cosponsors (8 Democrats, 4 Republicans).
Dec 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on December 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2009
Length: 16 pages
To address public safety risks in western States by facilitating insect and disease infestation treatment of National Forest System land and certain adjacent land, to make permanent the good-neighbor authority for Colorado and stewardship contracting authorities available to the Forest Service, and for other purposes.
National Forest Insect and Disease Emergency Act of 2009 - Designates certain areas of National Forest System land in the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4398”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4398 — 111th Congress: National Forest Insect and Disease Emergency Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4398
“H.R. 4398 — 111th Congress: National Forest Insect and Disease Emergency Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4398>
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