S. 3443 (112th): Robert C. Byrd Mine and Workplace Safety and Health Act of 2012

A bill to improve compliance with mine and occupational safety and health laws, empower workers to raise safety concerns, prevent future mine and other workplace tragedies, and establish rights of families of victims of workplace accidents, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jul 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2012
Length: 114 pages


Jul 25, 2012

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S. 3443 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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