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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Feb 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2013
Length: 17 pages
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H.R. 818 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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