To address the bark beetle epidemic, drought, deteriorating forest health conditions, and high risk of wildfires on National Forest System land and land under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Land Management in the United States by expanding authorities established in the Healthy Forest Restoration Act of 2003 to provide emergency measures for high-risk areas identified by such States, to make permanent Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management authority to conduct good-neighbor cooperation with States to reduce wildfire risks, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 9, 2012
Length: 16 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Job Protection & Recession Prevention: LAMBORN LEDGER”
— Rep. Doug Lamborn [R-CO5] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 3, 2012
Jul 9, 2012
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Aug 1, 2012
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H.R. 6089 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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