To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to provide funds to States and Indian tribes for the purpose of promoting economic revitalization, diversification, and development in economically distressed communities through the reclamation and restoration of land and water resources adversely affected by coal mining carried out before August 3, 1977, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 3, 2016
Length: 15 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on February 3, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Griffith's Weekly E-Newsletter 10.10.16”
— Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA9] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 10, 2016
Feb 3, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 27, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1731 (115th).
H.R. 4456 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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