H.R. 5049 (101st): Healthcare Benefits for Retired Coalminers Act of 1990


Jun 14, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 14, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ronnie Flippo

Representative for Alabama's 5th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the use of excess assets in black lung benefit trusts for health care benefits for retired miners, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/14/1990--Introduced.Healthcare Benefits for Retired Coalminers Act of 1990 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to exempt from income tax and the tax on self-dealing any excess assets in black lung ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 14, 1990

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5049”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (4R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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