Rep. Rick Crawford, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit, held a public hearing to examine ways to improve and expand broadband in rural areas and how to better coordinate future investments between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
A bill to provide for the conveyance of 50 acres of National Forest System land in the State of Louisiana. It would give the U.S. Forest Service the authority to sell certain residential parcels of land in the Kisatchie National Forest in Winn Parish, Louisiana. Passed Committee by voice vote and ordered to be reported favorably to the House with the recommendation that it pass, July 29, 2009)
- H.R.940 - Rep. Rodney Alexander, R-La. (introduced 2/10/2009)
- Publication: Section by Section Analysis of H.R. 940