To restore employment and educational opportunities in, and improve the economic stability of, counties containing National Forest System land, while also reducing Forest Service management costs, by ensuring that such counties have a dependable source of revenue from timber sales conducted on National Forest System land, to reduce payments under the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000 to reflect such counties' receipt of timber sale revenues, to strengthen stewardship end result contracting, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015
Length: 36 pages
Apr 30, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 30, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Apr 30, 2015
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May 23, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2613.
H.R. 2178 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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