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Jul 30, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on July 30, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
A bill to require annual appropriations of funds necessary to support timber management and resource conservation on the Tongass National Forest.
7/30/1986--Introduced.Tongass Timber Reform Act - Amends the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act to repeal the ongoing appropriations for timber utilization in the Tongass National Forest, Alaska. Repeals the requirement ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1516 (100th).
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 987 (101st).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5291”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5291 — 99th Congress: Tongass Timber Reform Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr5291
“H.R. 5291 — 99th Congress: Tongass Timber Reform Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr5291>
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