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1995 Rescissions Act (salvage logging rider)

Sierra Club v. U.S. Forest Serv.

The court holds that salvage timber sales that had not yet been advertised were "in preparation" under the Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Assistance and Rescissions Act's (Rescissions Act's) waiver of National Environmental...

Idaho Sporting Congress v. U.S. Forest Serv.

The court holds that the salvage logging rider to the 1995 Rescissions Act precludes judicial review under the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) of seven salvage timber sales in Idaho and Montana. Because §2001(f) of the Rescissions...

Northwest Forest Resource Council v. Pilchuck Audubon Soc'y

The court affirms a district court determination that §2001(k)(1) of the 1995 Rescissions Act is constitutional and does not violate separation of powers by permitting Congress to resurrect timber sales that federal courts have enjoined...

Northwest Forest Resource Council v. Glickman

The court affirms a district court order directing the U.S. government to release, under §2001(k)(1) of the Fiscal Year 1995 Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief and Rescissions Act, all timber sale contracts...

Robertson v. Seattle Audubon Soc'y

The U.S. Supreme Court holds that §318(b)(6)(A) of the Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 1990 does not violate the U.S. Constitution's separation of powers doctrine because the Act compelled changes...