H.R. 2394: National Forest Foundation Reauthorization Act of 2015

The National Forest Foundation Reauthorization Act of 2015 would reauthorize the National Forest Foundation for fiscal years 2016-18 and authorize $3 million to be appropriated for those years. The National Forest Foundation is a government-chartered non-profit organization to protect and restore national forests. It was created in 1992 to assist the United States Forest Service. The reauthorization bill has been ...

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The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

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May 18, 2015


Passed House on Jun 9, 2015

This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Glenn Thompson

Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2015
Length: 3 pages


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May 18, 2015

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May 20, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Jun 9, 2015
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 2394 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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