HR2921: National Forest System Vegetation Management Pilot Program Act of 2017

By | April 10, 2018
Seal of the US Department of Agriculture

Seal of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Directs the USDA to conduct a pilot program to permit vegetation management projects on National Forest land adjacent to utility infrastructure.

Official Summary

Passed House
2017-10-31
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large]

Cosponsors: Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2], Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6], Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7], Rep. Buck, Ken [R-CO-4], Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7], Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3], Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1], Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3], Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-MN-1]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

Related bill: S2073 (Related bill; has not passed Senate)

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