Legislation

Official Short: Act to Save America's Forests

Long Title: To amend the Forest and Rangeland Renewable Resources Planning Act of 1974 and related laws to strengthen the protection of native biodiversity and ban clearcutting on Federal land, and to designate certain Federal land, as ancient forests, roadless areas, watershed protection areas, special areas, and Federal boundary areas where logging and other intrusive activities are prohibited.

Sponsors: Mr. Torricelli, Mr. Kerry, Mr. Cleland, Mr. Reed, Mr. Corzine, Mr. Schumer and Mr. Durbin

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d107:S.2871:

Status

  • Aug 1 2002 12:00AM: Introduced.