H.R. 2273 (112th): Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act


Jun 22, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 14, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


David McKinley

Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 18, 2011
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Jun 22, 2011

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Sep 26, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Oct 14, 2011
Passed House

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32 cosponsors (31R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Oct 14, 2011 1:22 p.m.
Failed 171/236
Oct 14, 2011 1:27 p.m.
Failed 173/231
Oct 14, 2011 1:30 p.m.
Failed 185/223
Oct 14, 2011 1:34 p.m.
Failed 164/241
Oct 14, 2011 1:38 p.m.
Failed 174/235
Oct 14, 2011 2:14 p.m.
Passed 267/144

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1751 (Related)
Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 20, 2011

H.R. 3409 (Related)
Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

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