Summary: H.R.1159 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1159. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/14/2013)

Cabin Fee Act of 2013 - 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.

Requires payment of a transfer fee to the United States upon the transfer of a cabin between private parties for consideration.