Legislation

Official Short: Forests for Future Generations Act

Long Title: To improve the ability of the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to promptly implement recovery treatments in response to catastrophic events affecting the natural resources of Forest Service land and Bureau of Land Management Land, respectively, to support the recovery of non-Federal land damaged by catastrophic events, to assist impacted communities, to revitalize Forest Service experimental forests, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Smith, Mr. Thune, Mr. Allard, Mr. Burns, Mr. Thomas, Mr. Craig and Mr. Coleman

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d109:S.2079:

Status

  • May 8 2006 12:00AM: Mr. Coleman added as cosponsor.
  • Dec 15 2005 12:00AM: Mr. Craig added as cosponsor.
  • Nov 18 2005 12:00AM: Introduced.