Summary: S.260 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 109-294 (10/03/2006)

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the Senate on June 22, 2005. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Partners for Fish and Wildlife Act - Requires the Secretary of the Interior to carry out the Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to provide assistance to: (1) private landowners for voluntary projects to benefit federal trust species by promoting habitat improvement, restoration, enhancement, and establishment; and (2) other public and private entities regarding fish and wildlife habitat restoration on private land.

Defines "federal trust species" to include migratory birds, threatened and endangered species, interjurisdictional fish, marine mammals, and other species of concern.

Authorizes appropriations through FY2011.