Bills Pending US Congress House Conservation and Forestry Committee

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USHB8168Intro
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To improve the health and resiliency of giant sequoias, and for other purposes.
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2022-08-03
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8258Intro
25%
To provide exceptions from permitting and fee requirements for content creation, regardless of distribution platform, including still photography, digital or analog video, and digital or analog audio recording activities, conducted on land under the ...
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2022-08-03
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8162Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to fill vacancies and increase the number of positions available in the Forest Service Law Enforcement and Investigations organization, and for other purposes.
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2022-08-03
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8035Intro
25%
To require the standardization of reciprocal fire suppression cost share agreements, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-30
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8109Intro
25%
To establish the Tribal Cultural Areas System, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-30
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8108Intro
25%
To protect Native cultural sites located on Federal land, to improve consultation with Indian Tribes, to bring parity to Indian Tribes with regard to Federal public land management laws, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-30
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHR1179Intro
25%
Recognizing and promoting the role of demonstration farm networks in expanding the adoption of conservation farming practices that improve the health of watersheds and agricultural lands.
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2022-06-30
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8084Intro
25%
To amend the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act to allow additional flood prevention measures on certain lands, and for other purposes.
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2022-06-30
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB8091Intro
25%
To restore employment and educational opportunities in, and improve the economic stability of, counties containing National Forest System land, while also reducing Forest Service management costs, by ensuring that such counties have a dependable sour...
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2022-06-30
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB7663Intro
25%
To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a Great Lakes basin initiative for agricultural nonpoint source pollution prevention.
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2022-05-19
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB7437Intro
25%
Prohibits the importation of wood and related articles from Russia and Belarus. It also directs the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to replace these prohibited imports with timber production on certain lands. Speci...
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2022-05-05
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB7397Intro
25%
Requires the President to immediately resume issuing oil and gas leases on federal lands and offshore submerged lands in the Outer Continental Shelf as specified under the bill. In addition, the bill prohibits the President from delaying such leases,...
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2022-04-18
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB7456Intro
25%
To address the supply chain backlog in the freight network at United States ports, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-18
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6982Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Treasury to establish separate special accounts for the National Park Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Bureau of Reclamation for the deposit of rental fees received by s...
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2022-03-21
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6903Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out activities to suppress wildfires, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-08
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6683Intro
25%
To establish an AmeriCorps Administration to carry out the national and volunteer service programs, to expand participation in such programs, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6492Intro
25%
To establish a climate resilience workforce, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-08
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6263Intro
25%
Prohibits the denying of certain permit applications for activities on federal lands and waters for reasons based on the coronavirus vaccination status of applicants or their employees. Specifically, the Department of the Interior shall not deny base...
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2022-01-24
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6336Intro
25%
Establishes activities to address wildfires. The bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior to establish spatial fire management plans before the end of FY2024. The bill establishes accounts in the Treasury ...
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2022-01-04
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6028Intro
25%
To address the supply chain backlog in the freight network at United States ports, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-04
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6147Intro
25%
To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to reestablish the Driftless Area Landscape Conservation Initiative, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-04
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6163Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture to (1) direct a study on the state of soil health on federal lands that determines impacts such as grazing, wildfire, recreation, and invasive species; and (2) create a database of the information collected duri...
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2022-01-04
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5631Intro
25%
Addresses the pay and benefits of federal wildland firefighters and related issues. Federal wildland firefighter is defined as any temporary, seasonal, or permanent position at the Department of Agriculture (USDA) or the Department of the Interior th...
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2021-11-03
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5560Intro
25%
To make improvements to the role of the Department of Defense in responding to domestic emergencies, including wildfires.
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2021-10-22
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5282Intro
25%
Establishes a program and provides additional leave to support mental health for federal wildland firefighters. The Department of Agriculture and the Department of the Interior must carry out a mental health awareness and support program for federal ...
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2021-10-21
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5399Intro
25%
Prohibits the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture from restricting certain U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) activities pertaining to border enforcement and addresses related issues. Specifically, neither department ma...
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2021-10-06
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5341Intro
25%
Directs the Forest Service to fill vacancies in National Forests and Grasslands for Forest Service recreation management and planning staff, including recreation technicians, recreation officers, and natural resource managers. In seeking to fill vaca...
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2021-10-06
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5283Intro
25%
Directs the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to provide a housing allowance to any federal wildland firefighter hired at a location more than 50 miles from the firefighter's primary residence. The allowance shall be...
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2021-10-05
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5173Intro
25%
To provide for the enhancement of urban agriculture, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-05
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB5122Intro
25%
Makes changes to grant programs administered by the Forest Service to promote wood products. Specifically, the bill reauthorizes through FY2026 and modifies a program that supports capital costs for installing community wood energy systems and buildi...
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2021-09-14
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USHB4541Intro
25%
Expands exemptions from environmental review requirements for projects of the Forest Service concerning wildfire resilience or insects and disease.
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2021-09-14
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4995Intro
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Authorizes tribal wildlife corridors. Specifically, the bill permits an Indian tribe to nominate a corridor within the land of such tribe as a tribal wildlife corridor. The Department of the Interior must establish criteria for determining whether su...
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2021-08-30
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4763Intro
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Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to award grants to certain entities, including states, local governments, and nonprofit organizations, to carry out projects that further agricultural resiliency and modernization, such as projects that re...
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2021-08-18
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4842Intro
25%
Directs the Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to coordinate to take necessary actions to ensure the detection, identification, and, as determined to be appropriate, mitigation of tree spiking devices located on federal lands. A t...
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2021-08-18
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4705Intro
25%
Revises the Good Neighbor Authority program to modify the treatment of revenue from timber sale contracts under good neighbor agreements with the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior. (The Good Neighbor Authority permit...
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2021-08-13
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4623Intro
25%
Allows a federal agency to categorically exclude certain actions from the preparation of an environmental assessment or an environmental impact statement if another agency has categorically excluded such actions. Such a categorical exclusion shall no...
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2021-08-13
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4664Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA), with respect to National Forest System lands, and the Department of the Interior, with respect to public lands, no later than 90 days after receiving a request from a state, to enter into an agreement wit...
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2021-08-13
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4710Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to allow emergency haying under the conservation reserve program during the primary nesting season.
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2021-08-13
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4579Intro
25%
Sets forth provisions regarding legal challenges to federal forest management activities on land suitable for timber production. The bill revises the standard of review for a court considering a request for injunctive relief applicable to an agency's...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4573Intro
25%
Categorically excludes certain forest management activities from the requirement to prepare an environmental assessment or an environmental impact statement. The activities are those that are carried out by the Department of Agriculture on National F...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4614Intro
25%
Modifies and sets forth provisions regarding forest management activities on National Forest System, public, and tribal lands. The bill provides for, among other things the Departments of Agriculture (USDA) and Interior to conduct fireshed management...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4415Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to release the reversionary interest of the United States in a 0.62-acre parcel of land in Chickasaw State Forest in Tennessee (the state forest land), if, as consideration for the release, Tennessee agree...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4443Intro
25%
To require the designation of composting as a conservation practice and activity, and to provide grants and loan guarantees for composting facilities and programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4302Intro
25%
Establishes forest management, forest conservation, and wildfire prevention programs and activities. The bill establishes a collaborative prescribed fire program, an incentive program for large, cross-boundary prescribed fires, a program to remove or...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4516Intro
25%
Categorically excludes forest management activities carried out on specified public lands from requirements to conduct environmental assessments and environmental impact statements. In order to be excluded from environmental review, the primary purpo...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4375Intro
25%
Addresses dam infrastructure and safety. First, the bill provides resources for programs related to state dam safety, the rehabilitation of high hazard potential dams, and the inspection of dams. In particular, the bill reauthorizes through FY2026 th...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4504Intro
25%
Establishes biochar demonstration projects. Biochar refers to carbonized biomass produced by converting feedstock through reductive thermal processing for nonfuel uses. Specifically, the bill directs the Department of the Interior (for land under Bur...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4574Intro
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Provides for certain activities related to salvage operations and certain reforestation activities conducted on National Forest System lands or public lands. The bill categorically excludes salvage operations carried out by the Department of Agricult...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4584Intro
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Establishes categorical exclusions from environmental review requirements under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 for certain forest management activities relating to early successional forests or outdoor recreation.
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB4569Intro
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Limits the scope of certain environmental assessments or impact statements related to forest management activities on National Forest System lands or public lands suitable for timber production to a consideration only of the effects of the forest man...
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2021-08-11
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
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