New Cosponsor — Dec 2, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Moran [D-VA8, 1991-2014]
The bill now has 39 cosponsors (39 Democrats).
Jan 27, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on January 27, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2009
Length: 99 pages
To modify the requirements applicable to locatable minerals on public domain lands, consistent with the principles of self-initiation of mining claims, and for other purposes.
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Last Action: Nov 1, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 699 — 111th Congress: Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr699
“H.R. 699 — 111th Congress: Hardrock Mining and Reclamation Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr699>
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