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Legislative Hearing on H.R. 200, H.R. 1473, H.R. 1567 and H.R. 1586 | Federal Lands Subcommittee

On Thursday, March 23, 2023, at 2:00 p.m., in Room 1324 Longworth House Office Building, the Subcommittee on Federal Lands will hold a legislative hearing on the following bills:

  • H.R. 200 (Rep. Rosendale), “Forest Information Reform (FIR) Act”;
  • H.R. 1473 (Rep. Peters), “Targeting and Offsetting Existing Illegal Contaminants Act”;
  • H.R. 1567 (Rep. Tiffany), “Accurately Counting Risk Elimination Solutions (ACRES) Act”; and
  • H.R. 1586 (Rep. LaMalfa), “Forest Protection and Wildland Firefighter Safety Act of 2023”

Witnesses and Testimony

Mr. Chris French
Deputy Chief for National Forest Systems
U.S. Forest Service
Washington, DC
H.R. 200, H.R. 1473, H.R. 1567 and H.R. 1586

Mr. Jonathan Wood
Vice President of Law and Policy
The Property and Environmental Research Center
Bozeman, MT
H.R. 200 and H.R. 1567

Mr. Ryan Bronson
Director of Government Affairs
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
St. Paul, MN
H.R. 200 and H.R. 1567

Mr. Steve Ellis
Board of Directors
National Association of Forest Service Retirees
Beaver Creek, OR
H.R. 1586

Ms. Susan Jane M. Brown
Senior Staff Attorney
Western Environmental Law Center
Eugene, OR 
H.R. 200 and H.R. 1567