Legislation

Official Short: Headwaters Protection and Restoration Act

Long Title: To address the forest and watershed emergency in the State of Colorado that has been exacerbated by the bark beetle infestation, to provide for the conduct of activities in the State to reduce the risk of wildfire and flooding, to promote economically healthy rural communities by reinvigorating the forest products industry int he State, to encourage the use of biomass fuels for energy, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Allard

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d109:S.2604:

Short Titles

  • Bark beetle infestation, to provide for the conduct of activities in the State to reduce the risk of wildfire and flooding, to promote economically healthy rural communities by reinvigorating the forest products industry in the State, to encourage the use of biomass fuels for energy, to address the forest and watershed emergency in the State of Colorado that has been exacerbated by the
  • Beetle infestation, to provide for the conduct of activities in the State to reduce the risk of wildfire and flooding, to promote economically healthy rural communities by reinvigorating the forest products industry in the State, to encourage the use of biomass fuels for energy, to address the forest and watershed emergency in the State of Colorado that has been exacerbated by the bark
  • Wildfire and flooding, to promote economically healthy rural communities by reinvigorating the forest products industry in the State, to encourage the use of biomass fuels for energy, to address the forest and watershed emergency in the State of Colorado that has been exacerbated by the bark beetle infestation, to provide for the conduct of activities in the State to reduce the risk of

Status

  • Apr 7 2006 12:00AM: Introduced.