To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to transfer certain funds to the Multiemployer Health Benefit Plan and the 1974 United Mine Workers of America Pension Plan.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2013
Length: 7 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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82 Cosponsors (47 Republicans, 35 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. McKinley Comments on UMWA, Peabody, Patriot Reaching Agreement”
— Rep. David McKinley [R-WV1] (Sponsor) on Oct 10, 2013
Aug 1, 2013
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May 18, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2403 (114th).
H.R. 2918 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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