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

Introduced:

Mar 22, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Austin Murphy

Representative for Pennsylvania's 22nd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To make improvements in the Black Lung Benefits Act.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 22, 1991
 
Introduced

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Jul 29, 1992
 
Reported by Committee

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Oct 1, 1992
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
36 cosponsors (34D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 5510 (101st) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 1990

H.R. 4415 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 1994

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