H.R.5628: Timber Innovation Act of 2016

About This Bill

  • Introduced July 6, 2016
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 30, 2016

Bill Summary

Timber Innovation Act of 2016 This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a performance-driven research and development program to advance tall wood building construction in the United States. "Tall wood building" means a building designed to be over 85 feet high and constructed with large panelized wood construction (mass timber), including cross-laminated timber, nail laminated timber, glue laminated timber,...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 6 statements associated with H.R.5628.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 30, 2016
Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.
July 14, 2016
Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry.
July 6, 2016
Referred to House Science, Space, and Technology
July 6, 2016
Referred to House Agriculture
July 6, 2016

Introduced in the House by Suzan K. DelBene (D-Wash.)

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