Reported by Committee — Aug 1, 2012
Last Action: Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 19.
Explanation: This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Jul 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2012
Length: 16 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6089”). 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. 6089 — 112th Congress: Healthy Forest Management Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6089
“H.R. 6089 — 112th Congress: Healthy Forest Management Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6089>
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