H.R.5744: Clearing Lines along Electrical At-Risk Zones Act

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Clearing Lines along Electrical At-Risk Zones Act This bill revises requirements related to vegetation managment practices and forest management activities. The bill redefines hazard trees as trees that come within 50 feet (rather than 10 feet, as under current law) of an electric power line. Hazard trees are subject to certain management activities under current law. A vegetation management, facility inspection, and operation and maintenance...

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Feb. 4, 2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
Feb. 4, 2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
Feb. 3, 2020
Referred 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.
Feb. 3, 2020

Introduced in the House by Doug LaMalfa (R-Calif.)

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