To establish a grant program to assist dislocated miners in receiving additional training and education to enable them to find and secure new jobs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for West Virginia's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 24, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 24, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“rep. Jenkins introduces bipartisan bill to help dislocated coal miners”
— Rep. Evan Jenkins [R-WV3, 2015-2018] (Sponsor) on Jan 25, 2017
“reps. Doyle, jenkins, ryan and welch introduce bill to help laid-off coal miners”
— Rep. Michael “Mike” Doyle [D-PA18] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 25, 2017
“Congressman Tim Ryan Introduces Bill to Help Dislocated Coal Miners”
— Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH13] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 25, 2017
Apr 29, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5155 (114th).
Jan 24, 2017
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H.R. 663 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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