An original 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 and status
Sponsor. Senator for Utah. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2016
Length: 18 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Nov 16, 2016
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Nov 16, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The Senate Committee on Finance issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.
S. 3470 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3470. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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