H.R. 4991 (111th): To amend the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 to require the Bureau of Land Management to provide a claimant of a small miner waiver from claim maintenance fees with a period of 60 days after written receipt of 1 or more defects is provided to the claimant by registered mail to cure the 1 or more defects or pay the claim maintenance fee, and for other purposes.


Mar 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Don Young

Representative for Alaska At Large



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3/25/2010--Introduced.Amends the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 regarding waivers of small miner claim maintenance fees to extend the allowance of a certain period to cure a defect in the ... Read more >

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Mar 25, 2010

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H.R. 442 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

S. 3175 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 25, 2010

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