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.
- Summary (CRS)
1/19/1989--Introduced.Interim Abandoned Mines Reclamation Act of 1989 - Amends the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to direct the Secretary of the Interior to expend a specified percentage ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Sep 13, 1988
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5282 (100th).
Jan 19, 1989
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 538”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 5282 (100th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 1988
Abandoned Mine Reclamation Act of 1989
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 1989
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 538 — 101st Congress: Interim Abandoned Mines Reclamation Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr538
“H.R. 538 — 101st Congress: Interim Abandoned Mines Reclamation Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr538>
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