A bill to address the forest health crisis on National Forest System land, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 2017
Length: 11 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Thune Statement on House Farm Bill Advancing to House Floor”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Apr 18, 2018
“Thune, Colleagues Unveil Wildfire Prevention Legislation”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Oct 25, 2017
“Thune Discusses Forest Management Improvement Bill at EPW Committee Hearing”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Sep 27, 2017
Aug 2, 2017
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S. 1731 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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