HR1873: Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act

By | January 24, 2018
Seal of the US Department of Agriculture

Seal of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Requires the Department of the Interior and the (USDA) to ensure that rights-of-way for electrical transmission and distribution facilities on lands under their jurisdiction include specific requirements for utility vegetation management, facility inspection, and operation and maintenance activities.

Official Summary

Passed House
2017-06-21
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

H.Amdt.139: https://www.congress.gov/amendment/115th-congress/house-amendment/139

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1]

Votes

Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2017/roll315.xml

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