H.R. 2178: FORESTS Act of 2015

Introduced:

Apr 30, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 30, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 30, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015
Length: 36 pages

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 30, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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