H.R.3992 - Wildfire Disaster Funding Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] (Introduced 02/05/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Budget; Agriculture; Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||07/11/2014 Motion to Discharge Committee filed by Mr. Peters (CA). Petition No: 113-10.|
|Notes:||On 7/11/2014, a motion was filed to discharge the Committees on the Budget, Agriculture, and Natural Resources from the consideration of H.R.3992. A discharge petition requires 218 signatures for further action. (Discharge Petition No. 113-10: text with signatures.)|
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Summary: H.R.3992 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/05/2014)
Wildfire Disaster Funding Act of 2014 -
Defines "additional new budget authority" as the amount specified in an appropriations Act for a fiscal year to pay for wildfire suppression operations, but only to the extent such authority exceeds 70% of the average costs for wildfire suppression operations over the previous 10 years.
Prescribes requirements for any request by the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Agriculture for supplemental appropriations necessary for wildfire suppression operations.