H.R. 538 (101st): Interim Abandoned Mines Reclamation Act of 1989

Introduced:

Jan 19, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 19, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Francis McCloskey

Representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5282 (100th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 1988

H.R. 2095 (Related)
Abandoned Mine Reclamation Act of 1989

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 1989

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 538” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jan 19, 1989

Details

Cosponsors
none
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Votes

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