H.R. 1555: Forest Access in Rural Communities Act of 2015

To stop implementation and enforcement of the Forest Service travel management rule and require the Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management to incorporate the needs, uses, and input of affected communities, and to obtain their consent, before taking any travel management action affecting access to National Forest System lands derived from the public domain or public lands, and for other purposes.

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Mar 23, 2015


Referred to Committee on Mar 23, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 23, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Greg Walden

Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 23, 2015
Length: 5 pages


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Mar 23, 2015

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