Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 24th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2012
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
Jun 19, 2012
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H.R. 5965 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5965. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To require the Chief of the Forest Service to make the Forest Service First and Second Generation Modular Airborne FireFighting System (MAFFS) units available to units of the Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve that have the aircraft capability and pilot and crew member training adequate for utilizing such firefighting systems to help alleviate the shortage of air tankers to fight wildfires, H.R. 5965, 112th Cong. (2012).
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