About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to respond to the extreme fire hazard and unsafe conditions resulting from pine beetle infestation, drought, disease, or storm damage by declaring a state of emergency and directing the Secretary of Agriculture to immediately implement hazardous fuels reduction projects in the manner provided in title I of the Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2277 — 112th Congress: National Forest Emergency Response Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2277
“S. 2277 — 112th Congress: National Forest Emergency Response Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2277>
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