H.R. 1294 (113th): Self-Sufficient Community Lands Act


Mar 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Raúl Labrador

Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish a program that will generate dependable economic activity for counties and local governments containing National Forest System land through a management-focused approach, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/20/2013--Introduced.Self-Sufficient Community Lands Act - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to establish the community forest demonstration area or areas of a state, consisting of National Forest System (NFS) land, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 20, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1294”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2316 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2015

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Jobs for America Act

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 18, 2014

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