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: May 18, 2015
Length: 7 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on May 18, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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87 Cosponsors (47 Republicans, 40 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Scott to Visit Buchanan Mine and Host Roundtable with Miners”
— Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 11, 2016
“Scott Statement on Senate Finance Committee Action on Miners Protection Act”
— Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 21, 2016
Aug 1, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2918 (113th).
May 18, 2015
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H.R. 2403 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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