To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to enhance and support mining and mineral engineering programs in the United States by funding activities at mining schools, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2017
Length: 6 pages
Apr 6, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 6, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 22, 2017
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Jun 27, 2017
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.
Jul 25, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources
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H.R. 2053 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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