About the bill
H.R. 2936 expedites forest health projects under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and improves forest management activities on public lands and and Tribal lands to return resilience to overgrown, fire-prone forested lands. The bill simplifies environmental process requirements, reduces project planning times, and lowers the cost of implementing forest management projects while still ensuring robust protection of the environment through environmental review. In addition, the legislation rewards collaboration, provides for an alternative process to resolve litigation against forest projects, and streamlines bureaucratic processes, while modernizing the Secure Rural ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 2, 2017
Length: 95 pages
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H.R. 2936 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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