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.
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Nov 16, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Utah
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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2016
Length: 18 pages
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S. 3470 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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