To provide for adjustments to discretionary spending under section 251(b)(2) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to support wildfire suppression operations, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Idaho's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 6, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on January 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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150 Cosponsors (83 Democrats, 67 Republicans)
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Jan 6, 2015
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Jun 8, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2862 (115th).
H.R. 167 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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