H.R. 1722 (113th): Burdensome Paperwork Reduction for Our Miners Act


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David McKinley

Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Labor to conduct a review of the forms related to obtaining workers' compensation benefits under the Federal Black Lung Benefits Program.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2013--Introduced.Burdensome Paperwork Reduction for Our Miners Act - Directs the Secretary of Labor, acting through the Director of the Division of Coal Mine Workers' Compensation and the Chief Information Officer ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1722”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4298 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2012

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