A bill 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, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senior Senator for West Virginia. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 7, 2015
Length: 12 pages
Jul 7, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 7, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 17, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 175.
S. 1714 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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