H.R. 1644 would prohibit the Department of the Interior (DOI) from issuing any rule regarding prohibited surface mining areas near streams until a year after the National Academy of Science (NAS) has submitted an evaluative report of the current rule to Congress. It gives two years for NAS to submit the report, meaning DOI would be prevented from issuing ...
Mar 26, 2015
Passed House on Jan 12, 2016
This bill passed in the House on January 12, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for West Virginia's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2016
Length: 8 pages
H.R. 1644 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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