S. 1145: Robert C. Byrd Mine Safety Protection Act of 2015

Introduced:

Apr 30, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 30, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 30, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senior Senator from Pennsylvania

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015
Length: 107 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve compliance with mine safety and health laws, empower miners to raise safety concerns, prevent future mine tragedies, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 30, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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