S.1906 - Cabin Fee Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Introduced 11/18/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||03/22/2012 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 112-642.|
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Summary: S.1906 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (11/18/2011)
Cabin Fee Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to set an annual fee for, and requires the payment of such fee to the United States by, an authorized owner of a privately built and owned recreational cabin located on National Forest System land.
Reduces such fee to $100 annually if access to a cabin is significantly impaired, either by natural causes or governmental actions, such that the cabin is rendered unsafe or unable to be occupied.
Requires payment of a transfer fee to the United States upon the transfer of a cabin between private parties for consideration.