Forestry & Forest Products

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2013 H.R. 1493 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other… More
To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
O&C Trust, Conservation, and Jobs Act H.R. 1526 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
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… More
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 source of revenue from National Forest System land, to provide a temporary extension of the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination Act of 2000, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Consumers Relief Act of 2013 H.R. 1582 (113th) CassidySupportNo
To protect consumers by prohibiting the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating as final certain energy-related rules that are estimated to cost more than $1 billion… More
To protect consumers by prohibiting the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating as final certain energy-related rules that are estimated to cost more than $1 billion and will cause significant adverse effects to the economy. (by CRS) Hide
End Anonymous Patents Act H.R. 2024 (113th) DeutchOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, to require disclosure of ownership and transfers of ownership of patents, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, to require disclosure of ownership and transfers of ownership of patents, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act of 2013 H.R. 2026 (113th) Herrera BeutlerSupportNo
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt certain silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt certain silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Accountability Act of 2013 H.R. 2122 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents. (by CRS)
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act of 2013 H.R. 2218 (113th) McKinleySupportNo
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal… More
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to encourage recovery and beneficial use of coal combustion residuals and establish requirements for the proper management and disposal of coal combustion residuals that are protective of human health and the environment. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Excessive Deadline Obligations Act of 2014 H.R. 2279 (113th) GardnerSupportNo
To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act relating to review of regulations under such Act and to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 relating to… More
To amend the Solid Waste Disposal Act relating to review of regulations under such Act and to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 relating to financial responsibility for classes of facilities. (by CRS) Hide
Death Tax Repeal Act of 2013 H.R. 2429 (113th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2013 H.R. 2542 (113th) BachusSupportNo
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other… More
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2014 H.R. 2641 (113th) MarinoSupportNo
To provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for improved coordination of agency actions in the preparation and adoption of environmental documents for permitting determinations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 H.R. 2642 (113th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Extend the Generalized System of Preferences. H.R. 2709 (113th) CampSupportNo
To extend the Generalized System of Preferences. (by CRS)
Postal Reform Act of 2013 H.R. 2748 (113th) IssaSupportNo
To restore the financial solvency of the United States Postal Service and to ensure the efficient and affordable nationwide delivery of mail. (by More
To restore the financial solvency of the United States Postal Service and to ensure the efficient and affordable nationwide delivery of mail. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2014 H.R. 2804 (113th) HoldingSupportNo
To amend title 5, United States Code, to require the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs to publish information about rules on the Internet, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title 5, United States Code, to require the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs to publish information about rules on the Internet, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Conservation Easement Incentive Act of 2014 H.R. 2807 (113th) GerlachSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Hire More Heroes Act of 2014 H.R. 3474 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers to exempt employees with health coverage under TRICARE or the Veterans Administration from being taken into account for purposes of the… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow employers to exempt employees with health coverage under TRICARE or the Veterans Administration from being taken into account for purposes of the employer mandate under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS) Hide
Electricity Security and Affordability Act H.R. 3826 (113th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility… More
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 H.R. 3830 (113th) CampSupportNo
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Wildfire Disaster Funding Act of 2014 H.R. 3992 (113th) SimpsonSupportNo
To provide for wildfire suppression operations, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program Authorization and Accountability Act of 2014 H.R. 4007 (113th) MeehanSupportNo
To recodify and reauthorize the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program. (by CRS)
Secret Science Reform Act of 2014 H.R. 4012 (113th) SchweikertSupportNo
To prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (by More
To prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to Provide for Requirements for Employers of H-2B Nonimmigrants, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 4238 (113th) HarrisSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for requirements for employers of H-2B nonimmigrants, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for requirements for employers of H-2B nonimmigrants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Endangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act H.R. 4315 (113th) HastingsSupportNo
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to require publication on the Internet of the basis for determinations that species are endangered species or threatened species, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 H.R. 4438 (113th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify and make permanent the research credit. (by CRS)
America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014 H.R. 4457 (113th) TiberiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend increased expensing limitations, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend increased expensing limitations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Future Logging Careers Act H.R. 4590 (113th) LabradorSupportNo
To exempt certain 16 and 17 year-old children employed in logging or mechanized operations from child labor laws. (by CRS)
Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act of 2014 H.R. 5078 (113th) SoutherlandSupportNo
To preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Safe and Efficient Transportation Act of 2013 H.R. 612 (113th) MichaudSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to vehicle weight limitations applicable to the Interstate System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
General Duty Clarification Act of 2013 H.R. 888 (113th) PompeoSupportNo
To amend section 112(r) of the Clean Air Act (relating to prevention of accidental releases). (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2014 H.R. 935 (113th) GibbsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or… More
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pathway for SGR Reform Act of 2013 H.J.Res. 59 (113th) RogersSupportNo
Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Immigration Reform That Works for America's Future Act S. 1 (113th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to reform America's broken immigration system. (by CRS)
Chemical Safety Improvement Act S. 1009 (113th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Death Tax Repeal Act of 2013 S. 1183 (113th) ThuneSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the estate and generation-skipping transfer taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Workers' Compensation Reform Act of 2014 S. 1486 (113th) CarperOpposeNo
A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service. (by CRS)
Patent Transparency and Improvements Act of 2013 S. 1720 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to promote transparency in patent ownership and make other improvements to the patent system, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to promote transparency in patent ownership and make other improvements to the patent system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Wildfire Disaster Funding Act of 2013 S. 1875 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to provide for wildfire suppression operations, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 S. 1900 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expiring Provisions Improvement, Reform, and Efficiency Act of 2014 S. 2260 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Rural Heritage Conservation Extension Act of 2013 S. 526 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2013 S. 714 (113th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other… More
A bill to impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Leahy-Smith America Invents Act H.R. 1249 (112th) SmithSupportYes
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs Protection Act H.R. 1408 (112th) YoungSplitNo
To provide for the settlement of certain claims under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011 H.R. 1581 (112th) McCarthySplitNo
To release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as defacto wilderness areas and to release… More
To release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as defacto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 2164 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 H.R. 2250 (112th) GriffithSupportNo
To provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and… More
To provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and incinerators, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act H.R. 2273 (112th) McKinleySupportNo
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and… More
To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) Hide
Regulation Moratorium and Jobs Preservation Act of 2011 H.R. 2898 (112th) RibbleSupportNo
To provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 7.7 percent. (by More
To provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 7.7 percent. (by CRS) Hide
RELIEF Act H.R. 3210 (112th) CooperSplitNo
To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to limit the application of that Act with respect to plants and plant products that were imported before the effective date of amendments to that Act enacted… More
To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to limit the application of that Act with respect to plants and plant products that were imported before the effective date of amendments to that Act enacted in 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 H.R. 3630 (112th) CampSupportYes
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Responsible Farming Act of 2012 H.R. 4015 (112th) ScottOpposeNo
To repeal the conservation stewardship program of the Department of Agriculture. (by CRS)
Federal Forests County Revenue, Schools, and Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 4019 (112th) HastingsSupportNo
To increase employment and educational opportunities in, and improve the economic stability of, counties containing Federal forest land, while also reducing the cost of managing such land, by… More
To increase employment and educational opportunities in, and improve the economic stability of, counties containing Federal forest land, while also reducing the cost of managing such land, by providing such counties a dependable source of revenue from such land, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act H.R. 4078 (112th) GriffinSupportNo
To provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 6.0 percent. (by More
To provide that no agency may take any significant regulatory action until the unemployment rate is equal to or less than 6.0 percent. (by CRS) Hide
Catastrophic Wildfire Prevention Act of 2012 H.R. 5744 (112th) GosarSupportNo
To address the forest health, public safety, and wildlife habitat threat presented by the risk of wildfire, including catastrophic wildfire, on National Forest System lands and public lands managed… More
To address the forest health, public safety, and wildlife habitat threat presented by the risk of wildfire, including catastrophic wildfire, on National Forest System lands and public lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management by requiring the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to expedite forest management projects relating to hazardous fuels reduction, forest health, and economic development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Forest Products Fairness Act of 2012 H.R. 5873 (112th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". (by More
To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". (by CRS) Hide
Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2012 H.R. 6083 (112th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Forest Management Act of 2012 H.R. 6089 (112th) TiptonSupportNo
To address the bark beetle epidemic, drought, deteriorating forest health conditions, and high risk of wildfires on National Forest System land and land under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Land… More
To address the bark beetle epidemic, drought, deteriorating forest health conditions, and high risk of wildfires on National Forest System land and land under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Land Management in the United States by expanding authorities established in the Healthy Forest Restoration Act of 2003 to provide emergency measures for high-risk areas identified by such States, to make permanent Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management authority to conduct good-neighbor cooperation with States to reduce wildfire risks, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012 H.R. 6156 (112th) CampSupportYes
To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to products of the Russian Federation and Moldova and to require reports on the compliance of the Russian… More
To authorize the extension of nondiscriminatory treatment (normal trade relations treatment) to products of the Russian Federation and Moldova and to require reports on the compliance of the Russian Federation with its obligations as a member of the World Trade Organization, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 7 (112th) MicaSupportNo
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011 H.R. 872 (112th) GibbsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or… More
To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2011 H.R. 942 (112th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2012 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit. (by CRS) Hide
Wilderness and Roadless Area Release Act of 2011 S. 1087 (112th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as de facto wilderness areas and to… More
A bill to release wilderness study areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management that are not suitable for wilderness designation from continued management as de facto wilderness areas and to release inventoried roadless areas within the National Forest System that are not recommended for wilderness designation from the land use restrictions of the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Final Rule and the 2005 State Petitions for Inventoried Roadless Area Management Final Rule, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Silviculture Regulatory Consistency Act S. 1369 (112th) CrapoSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt the conduct of silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to exempt the conduct of silvicultural activities from national pollutant discharge elimination system permitting requirements. (by CRS) Hide
EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 S. 1392 (112th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters,… More
A bill to provide additional time for the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to issue achievable standards for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers, process heaters, and incinerators, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safeguarding American Agriculture Act of 2012 S. 1673 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to establish the Office of Agriculture Inspection within the Department of Homeland Security, which shall be headed by the Assistant Commissioner for Agriculture Inspection, and for other… More
A bill to establish the Office of Agriculture Inspection within the Department of Homeland Security, which shall be headed by the Assistant Commissioner for Agriculture Inspection, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act S. 1751 (112th) HoevenSupportNo
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of… More
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) Hide
MAP-21 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Preserve the Waters of the United States Act S. 2245 (112th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to preserve existing rights and responsibilities with respect to waters of the United States. (by CRS)
America Invents Act S. 23 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Forest Products Fairness Act of 2012 S. 2346 (112th) PryorSupportNo
A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". (by More
A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product". (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 S. 847 (112th) LautenbergOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Resolution Expressing Support for Improvement in the Collection, Processing, and Consumption of Recyclable Materials Throughout the United States. S.Res. 251 (112th) CarperSupportNo
A resolution expressing support for improvement in the collection, processing, and consumption of recyclable materials throughout the United States. (by More
A resolution expressing support for improvement in the collection, processing, and consumption of recyclable materials throughout the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Land Assistance, Management and Enhancement Act H.R. 1404 (111th) RahallSupportNo
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… More
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. (by CRS) Hide
Conservation Easement Incentive Act of 2009 H.R. 1831 (111th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 H.R. 233 (111th) BaldwinSupportNo
To amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by More
To amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by CRS) Hide
Santa Cruz Valley National Heritage Area Act H.R. 324 (111th) GrijalvaOpposeNo
To establish the Santa Cruz Valley National Heritage Area, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Forest Jobs and Recreation Act of 2009 S. 1470 (111th) TesterSupportNo
A bill to sustain the economic development and recreational use of National Forest System land and other public land in the State of Montana, to add certain land to the National Wilderness… More
A bill to sustain the economic development and recreational use of National Forest System land and other public land in the State of Montana, to add certain land to the National Wilderness Preservation System, to release certain wilderness study areas, to designate new areas for recreation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Chesapeake Clean Water and Ecosystem Restoration Act S. 1816 (111th) CardinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve and reauthorize the Chesapeake Bay Program. (by CRS)
Stationary Source Regulations Delay Act S. 3072 (111th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to suspend, during the 2-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act, any Environmental Protection Agency action under the Clean Air Act with respect to carbon dioxide or… More
A bill to suspend, during the 2-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act, any Environmental Protection Agency action under the Clean Air Act with respect to carbon dioxide or methane pursuant to certain proceedings, other than with respect to motor vehicle emissions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2008 H.R. 1650 (110th) BaldwinSupportNo
To amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by More
To amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by CRS) Hide
Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2007 H.R. 1843 (110th) StupakSupportNo
To extend the termination date for the exemption of returning workers from the numerical limitations for temporary workers. (by More
To extend the termination date for the exemption of returning workers from the numerical limitations for temporary workers. (by CRS) Hide
Timber Revitalization and Economic Enhancement (TREE) Act of 2007 H.R. 1937 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for qualified timber gains and to modernize certain provisions applicable to timber real estate investment trusts. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a deduction for qualified timber gains and to modernize certain provisions applicable to timber real estate investment trusts. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Competition and Service Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 2125 (110th) OberstarSupportNo
To amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure competition in the rail industry, enable rail customers to obtain reliable rail service, and provide those customers with a reasonable process for… More
To amend title 49, United States Code, to ensure competition in the rail industry, enable rail customers to obtain reliable rail service, and provide those customers with a reasonable process for challenging rate and service disputes. (by CRS) Hide
Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act of 2007 H.R. 2380 (110th) HulshofSupportNo
To make the repeal of the estate tax permanent. (by CRS)
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Clean Water Restoration Act of 2007 H.R. 2421 (110th) OberstarOpposeNo
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by More
This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify the jurisdiction of the United States over waters of the United States. (by CRS) Hide
National Environment and Energy Development Act H.R. 2784 (110th) PetersonSupportNo
To greatly enhance the Nation's environmental, energy, economic, and national security by terminating long-standing Federal prohibitions on the domestic production of abundant offshore supplies… More
To greatly enhance the Nation's environmental, energy, economic, and national security by terminating long-standing Federal prohibitions on the domestic production of abundant offshore supplies of natural gas, to dedicate fixed percentages of the resultant royalties for environmental restoration projects, renewable energy and carbon sequestration research, and weatherization and energy assistance for those in need, and to share a portion of such royalties with producing States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Forest Landscape Restoration Act of 2008 S. 2593 (110th) BingamanSupportNo
A bill to establish a program at the Forest Service and the Department of the Interior to carry out collaborative ecological restoration treatments for priority forest landscapes on public land, and… More
A bill to establish a program at the Forest Service and the Department of the Interior to carry out collaborative ecological restoration treatments for priority forest landscapes on public land, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Endangered Species Recovery Act of 2007 S. 700 (110th) CrapoSupportNo
This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow certain landowners whose property contains the habitat of an endangered or threatened species and who enter into a habitat protection agreement a… More
This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow certain landowners whose property contains the habitat of an endangered or threatened species and who enter into a habitat protection agreement a tax credit for costs relating to habitat protection easements and restoration. (by CRS) Hide
Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2007 S. 772 (110th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal antitrust laws to provide expanded coverage and to eliminate exemptions from such laws that are contrary to the public interest with respect to railroads. (by CRS) Hide
Deep Ocean Energy Resources Act of 2006 H.R. 4761 (109th) JindalSupportNo
To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for exploration, development, and production activities for mineral resources on the outer Continental Shelf, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Estate Tax and Extension of Tax Relief Act of 2006 H.R. 5970 (109th) ThomasSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000, to repeal the sunset provision for the estate and… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified credit against the estate tax to an exclusion equivalent of $5,000,000, to repeal the sunset provision for the estate and generation-skipping taxes, and to extend expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide