H.R. 1582: Forest Legacy Management Flexibility Act

To amend the Forest Legacy Program of the Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978 to authorize States to allow certain entities to acquire, hold, and manage conservation easements under the program.

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Mar 24, 2015


Referred to Committee on Mar 24, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 24, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Christopher Gibson

Representative for New York's 19th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2015
Length: 4 pages


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Mar 24, 2015

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