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Jul 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2012
Length: 12 pages
A bill to address the forest health, public safety, and wildlife habitat threat presented by the risk of wildfire, including catastrophic wildfire, on National Forest System land and public land managed by the Bureau of Land Management by requiring the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to expedite forest management projects relating to hazardous fuels reduction, forest health, and economic development, and for other purposes.
7/19/2012--Introduced.Catastrophic Wildfire Prevention Act of 2012 - Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA), with respect to National Forest System lands and the Secretary of the Interior, with respect to public ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 15, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3409 — 112th Congress: Catastrophic Wildfire Prevention Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3409
“S. 3409 — 112th Congress: Catastrophic Wildfire Prevention Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3409>
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