S.272 - Caribbean National Forest Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Clinton, Hillary Rodham [D-NY] (Introduced 02/03/2005)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 109-34|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/27/2005 Held at the desk. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R.539, which became Public Law 109-118 on 12/1/2005.|
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Summary: S.272 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (07/26/2005)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the Senate on March 10, 2005. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Caribbean National Forest Act of 2005 - Designates the El Toro Wilderness in the Caribbean National Forest/Luquillo Experimental Forest in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico as a component of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
Prohibits anything in this Act from precluding the installation and maintenance of hydrologic, meteorological, climatological, or atmospheric data collection and remote transmission facilities that are essential to the scientific research purposes of the Luquillo Experimental Forest.