S. 1848 (109th): Cleanup of Inactive and Abandoned Mines Act


Oct 6, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ken Salazar
Senator from Colorado


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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2006
Length: 66 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote remediation of inactive and abandoned mines, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5404 (Related)
Good Samaritan Clean Watershed Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 17, 2006

S. 2780 (Related)
Good Samaritan Clean Watershed Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2006

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1848” means this is a Senate 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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Oct 6, 2005
Reported by Committee
Sep 13, 2006


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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