Legislation

Official Short: Wildfires Institutes

Long Title: To establish Institutes to conduct research on the prevention of, and restoration from, wildfires in forest and woodland ecosystems.

Sponsors: Mr. Kyl, Mr. Domenici, Mr. Bingaman, Mr. Allard, Mr. Campbell and Mr. McCain

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d107:S.2670:

Short Titles

  • Institutes to conduct research on the prevention of, and restoration from, wildfires in forest and woodland ecosystems, to establish
  • Woodland ecosystems, to establish Institutes to conduct research on the prevention of, and restoration from, wildfires in forest and

Status

  • Nov 22 2002 12:00AM: Referred to House Committee on Resources, in addition to the Committee on Agriculture for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
  • Nov 19 2002 12:00AM: Passed Senate after agreeing to a committee amendment. (voice vote) Agreed to Mr. Reid {for Mr. Bingaman} amendment no. 4976 (Cong. Record S11643) printed (Cong. Record S11604)(in the nature of a substitute).
  • Oct 8 2002 12:00AM: Reported to the Senate with an amendment. (without written report)
  • Oct 3 2002 12:00AM: Full committee business meeting; ordered reported with an amendment. (voice vote)
  • Jul 17 2002 12:00AM: Mr. McCain added as cosponsor.
  • Jun 24 2002 12:00AM: Introduced.