Summary: H.R.5309 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/26/2002)

Wildfire Prevention and Forest Health Protection Act of 2002 - Authorizes Regional Foresters to exempt certain wildfire prevention tree-thinning projects on National Forest System lands from any laws that give rise to legal causes of action seeking to delay or prevent such actions. Exempts such projects from: (1) judicial review; or (2) notice, comment, and appeals under the Appeals Reform Act.

Sets forth the Constitutional authority for this Act.