H.R. 1637 (102nd): Black Lung Benefits Restoration Act of 1992


Mar 22, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 1, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.


Austin Murphy

Representative for Pennsylvania's 22nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To make improvements in the Black Lung Benefits Act.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Mar 22, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 29, 1992
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 1, 1992
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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