New Cosponsors — Apr 21, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Rob Bishop [R-UT1]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Michael “Mike” Simpson [R-ID2]
The bill now has 12 cosponsors (8 Democrats, 4 Republicans).
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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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4398>
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