Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 22, 2013
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on March 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Thune Calls on Forest Service to Increase 2015 Investment in Timber Harvest Program”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Oct 23, 2014
Mar 22, 2013
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S. 661 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 661. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to amend the Health Forests Restoration Act of 2003 to promote timely emergency rehabilitation and restoration of Federal forest land impacted by catastrophic events, to redirect for a 5-year-period funding normally made available for land acquisition to mechanical forest treatment and salvage operations due to catastrophic events, and for other purposes, S. 661, 113th Cong. (2013).
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