H.R. 5282 (100th): Interim Abandoned Mines Reclamation Act of 1988

A bill to provide for the reclamation of surface coal mines when the operator and his surety are bankrupt, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Sep 13, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Francis McCloskey

Representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district



Sep 13, 1988

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H.R. 5282 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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