S.575 - A bill to make permanent the authority provided under the Temporary Emergency Wildfire Suppression Act.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Baucus, Max [D-MT] (Introduced 03/15/1989)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/15/1989 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.575 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/15/1989)
Amends the Temporary Emergency Wildfire Suppression Act to change the short title of such Act to the Wildfire Suppression Assistance Act.
Repeals the provision terminating the authority of the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into agreements with foreign fire organizations for wildfire protection, to furnish or accept emergency wildfire protection resources from foreign fire organizations, or to incur obligations for reimbursement to Canada or Canadian organizations in furnishing U.S. wildfire protection resources.