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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

CARR Act
Combustion Avoidance along Rural Roads Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To exempt certain wildfire mitigation activities from certain environmental requirements, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/04/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date All Actions
02/07/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
02/05/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
01/04/2019Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/04/2019Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources, and in addition to the Committee on Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/04/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4] 01/17/2019

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Natural Resources01/04/2019 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands02/05/2019 Referred to
House Agriculture01/04/2019 Referred to
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry02/07/2019 Referred to

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Subjects (6)


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Introduced in House (01/04/2019)

Combustion Avoidance along Rural Roads Act or the CARR Act

This bill exempts wildfire mitigation activities conducted within 300 feet of a road from all laws governing (1) environmental review of proposed agency actions, or (2) protection of endangered or threatened species. Mitigation activities are those that are (1) conducted by Department of the Interior or the Department of Agriculture; and (2) conducted on federal land that is administered by the National Park System, the Bureau of Land Management, or the Forest Service. Mitigation activities include forest thinning, hazardous fuel reduction, prescribed burning, and vegetation management.