To make a categorical exclusion available to the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to develop and carry out a forest management activity on National Forest system lands derived from the public domain or public lands to address insect or disease infestation declared as an emergency in a State by the Governor of such State, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 3, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on February 3, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 14, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5860 (114th).
Feb 3, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 22, 2018
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 865 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Emergency Forest Restoration Act, H.R. 865, 115th Cong. (2017).
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