S. 661 (113th): 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.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2013
Length: 6 pages

History

Mar 22, 2013
 
Introduced

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S. 661 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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