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H.R. 3532: To require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out a periodic wildfire assessment, and for other purposes.


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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on May 25, 2021.


This bill directs the Forest Service to, no less than once every 5 years, complete a wildfire assessment that includes analysis of, among other things, with respect to the previous five years

the direct costs of wildfire response, preparation, and recovery, including wildfire mitigation and wildlife suppression activities and human health; the indirect costs of wildfire response, preparation, and recovery, including diminished tax revenue and lost business revenue, including supply chain impacts; and whether the direct and indirect costs have been or will be paid by the federal government, state or territory governments, or county or local governments.