Legislation

Official Short: Forest Resources for the Environment and the Economy Act

Long Title: To amend the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to assess opportunities to increase carbon storage on national forests derived from the public domain and to facilitate voluntary and accurate reporting of forest projects that reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Wyden, Mr. Craig and Mr. Johnson

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d106:S.1457:

Short Titles

  • Energy Policy Act of 1992 to assess opportunities to increase carbon storage on national forests derived from the public domain and to facilitate voluntary and accurate reporting of forest projects that reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations, to amend the

Status

  • Nov 8 1999 12:00AM: Mr. Johnson added as cosponsor.
  • Sep 30 1999 12:00AM: Hearing by subcommittee. (65) S. Hrg. 106-374
  • Jul 29 1999 12:00AM: Introduced.