H.R.1404 - Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act

To authorize a supplemental funding source for catastrophic emergency wildland fire suppression activities on Department of the Interior and National Forest System lands, to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to develop a cohesive wildland fire management strategy, and for other purposes. view all titles (5)

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  • Short: Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act as introduced.
  • Short: FLAME Act as introduced.
  • Official: To authorize a supplemental funding source for catastrophic emergency wildland fire suppression activities on Department of the Interior and National Forest System lands, to require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to develop a cohesive wildland fire management strategy, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act as passed house.
  • Short: FLAME Act as passed house.

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Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [12]
 
H.Amdt 61 Fail Amendment numbered 13 printed in House Report 111-52 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with a State Forester to prepare and implement `good neighbor' projects on National Forest System land to complement any similar project being performed on bordering or adjacent non-Federal land. Would provide that the decision to proceed with a good neighbor project is in the Secretary's sole discretion. Defines good neighbor projects to include certain fuels reduction projects.
H.Amdt 60 Pass Amendment numbered 12 printed in House Report 111-52 to amend the definition of `fire-ready community' in the bill to provide that a community satisfies the definition if it is located within a priority area identified by the fire risk maps required by the bill, and meets two of the other four criteria listed in the bill for `fire-ready communities.'.
H.Amdt 59 Pass Amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 111-52 to require the cohesive wildland fire management strategy required in the bill to include among its elements a plan, developed in coordination with the National Guard Bureau, to maximize the use of National Guard resources to fight wildfires.
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Mar 10thReferred to House Natural Resources
Mar 10thReferred to House Agriculture
Mar 10thReferred to House Natural Resources

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Result: Passed - March 26, 2009

Roll call number 162 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 1404 Federal Land Assistance, Managment and Enhancement Act

 

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