To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to stop the ongoing waste by the Department of the Interior of taxpayer resources and implement the final rule on excess spoil, mining waste, and buffers for perennial and intermittent streams, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 8, 2014
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 25, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
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5 Cosponsors (5 Republicans)
Statement of Administration Policy
What legislators are saying
“Gosar Votes to Save Coal Mining Jobs, Prevent Waste”
— Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ4] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 25, 2014
Jul 25, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 2, 2013
Considered by Energy and Mineral Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Nov 14, 2013
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Mar 6, 2014
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 501 (113th).
Mar 25, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 2824 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2824. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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