Legislation

Official Short: National Forest Insect and Disease Emergency Act of 2009

Long Title: A bill to reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfire through the facilitation of insect and disease infestation treatment of National Forest System and adjacent land, and for other purposes.

Sponsors: Mr. Mark Udall of Colorado and Mr. Risch

THOMAS: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d111:S.2798:

Status

  • Sep 27 2010 12:00AM: Reported to the Senate with amendment in the nature of a substitute. S. Rept. 111-313
  • Aug 5 2010 12:00AM: Full committee business meeting; ordered reported with amendment. (voice vote)
  • Apr 21 2010 12:00AM: Hearing by subcommittee. (75) S. Hrg. 111-566
  • Feb 1 2010 12:00AM: Mr. Crapo added as cosponsor.
  • Nov 18 2009 12:00AM: Introduced.