About the bill
- Full Title
To honor the Nation's fallen miners by requiring improved mine safety practices and compliance in order to prevent future mine accidents.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3697 (112th).
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 3697 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2011H.R. 6495 (Related)Robert C. Byrd Mine Safety Protection Act of 2010
Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Dec 8, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5788 — 111th Congress: Mine Safety Accountability and Improved Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5788
“H.R. 5788 — 111th Congress: Mine Safety Accountability and Improved Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. May 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5788>
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