Summary: H.R.1418 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1418. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/13/1991)

Farm and Forestry Energy Conservation Act of 1991 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture, through the Soil Conservation Service, to establish a Federal energy conservation program with respect to: (1) tillage practices; (2) chemical and fertilizer use; (3) irrigation management; (4) livestock management; (5) horticulture; and (6) wood utilization.

Directs the Secretary to make grants to individuals or institutions for eligible energy conservation projects. Limits such grant amounts, but authorizes a higher limit for institutions converting their heating systems to wood burning ones.

Requires an eligible State to establish a State energy conservation review panel.

Directs the Secretary to provide demonstration projects and make educational and technical assistance available.

Authorizes appropriations.