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H.R.979 - Forest Products Fairness Act of 2013

To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". view all titles (2)

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  • Short: Forest Products Fairness Act of 2013 as introduced.
  • Official: To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". as introduced.

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03/06/13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Glenn Thompson

R-PA

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Official Summary

Forest Products Fairness Act of 2013 - Amends the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to include in the definition of \"biobased product\" forest products that meet biobased content requirements, notwithstanding the market share the product holds, the product's age, or wheth

Official Summary

Forest Products Fairness Act of 2013 - Amends the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to include in the definition of \"biobased product\" forest products that meet biobased content requirements, notwithstanding the market share the product holds, the product's age, or whether the market for the product is new or emerging. Defines \"forest product\" as a product made from materials derived from the practice of forestry or the management of growing timber, including:
(1) pulp, paper, paperboard, pellets, and wood products; and
(2) any recycled products derived from forest materials.

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